Police & Fire

March 29, 2021

PARSIPPANY, NJ - The NJ State police made a stop of a vehicle on the I-287 and I-80 ramp this afternoon in Parsippany.  Upon the stop by police, the occupant of the vehicle ran away.  He was a black male with dreadlocks wearing green shorts.  The license plate of the car was NJ T66-NCV.  The ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - There is a working fire at 160 Allentown road in Parsippany-Troy Hills.  The Fire department is on the scene with the working fire in a private dwelling. This according to breaking news alerts.

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - There is a brush fire stretching approximately 1000 feet in the center median of Rt 287 in Parsippany. The location is on the northbound side near mile marker 43.6. The fire department is on the scene.

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MOUNT OLIVE, NJ - The Parsippany Police contacted the Mount Olive Police seeking help in finding a missing person.  The result of the investigation ended in a dead body found in Budd Lake.  The news release issued is below: Acting Morris County Prosecutor Robert J. Carroll, Chief of ...

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PARIPPANY, NJ - A male pedestrian who tried to cross Route 46 in Parsippany was struck by a motor vehicle and fatally wounded on Wednesday evening.  This was earlier reported by TAPinto.  The following update was issued regarding the tragedy. Acting Morris County Prosecutor Robert J. Carroll, ...

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PARSIPPANY — A fifteen (15) year old girl was struck and killed when she walked on to Route 80 in Parsippany and was hit by an unknown vehicle in the wee hours of Tuesday morning.    The young girl walked on to the road and was hit in the eastbound express lanes near milepost 45.3, according to ...

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  PARSIPPANY, NJ - A pedestrian struck on Rt. 46 in Parsippany. Major Crimes division has been requested to the scene. The pedestrian has died. There was severe head trauma. This according to breaking news alerts. 

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - The Rainbow Lakes Volunteer Fire Company recognized several members for their dedicated service on Friday evening, March 5, 2021 at a special award ceremony and Court of Honor. Tenure awards were presented to Firefighter Corey Martin and Captain Jeff Pikor for 15 years of ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - An investigation is underway following the discovery of two bodies submerged in a pond on February 23, announced Acting Morris County Prosecutor Robert J. Carroll, Morris County Sheriff James M. Gannon, Morris County Prosecutor’s Office Chief of Detectives Christoph Kimker, and ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - Parsippany's Rescue and Recovery Unit performed an ice water rescue exercise on Sunday, February 21st in Rainbow Lakes. The all volunteer squad went out onto the frozen lake to practice saving victims from falling through ice. Parsippany's fire department is entirely run by ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - There is a traffic alert for travelers on Rt. 80 westbound near mile marker 40. The NJ State police is advising a motor vehicle has crashed and is now into the center median area. This according to breaking news alerts.

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - A structure fire is being reported at Greystone Park Psychiatric Hospital. Heavy smoke is being reported at this time, said officials. It is being reported that one person has been electrocuted. Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) has been requested. No other ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - An overturned automobile on Interstate 80 Eastbound at Route 280 East has rolled down an embankment due to severe ice conditions. Route 280 east is closed by the way of Route 80 east.  This according to breaking news alerts.

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MADISON, NJ - Law Enforcement officials are still in hot pursuit of any leads referring to the missing Drew Student, Ajay Sah.   GoFundMe created by his brother Shiva Sah to cover the cost of legal and private services to aid in their search. To view the GoFundMe, please ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - There is a working fire at a residence at 46 Lake Shore Drive in Parsippany. The fire is in the detached garage.  The Boonton Fire Department was called in to help. This according to breaking news alerts.  

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MADISON, NJ - Law Enforcement officials are still in hot pursuit of any leads referring to the missing Drew Student, Ajay Sah.  Today, the Morris County Prosecutor's office made the following announcement seeking the public's help: Acting Morris County Prosecutor Robert J. Carroll, Morris County ...

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MADISON, NJ - Family and friends are looking for Ajay Sah, a junior from Drew University. According to his family, he has been missing for the past five days. He was last seen wearing a black leather jacket and grey hoodie. Sah is 5'7", has black hair and eyes. Family members believe his last ...

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The New Jersey State Police is seeking the public's assistance with a road rage investigation that led to a shooting on the New Jersey Turnpike. On Monday, January 11, between 2:25 p.m. and 2:55 p.m., two vehicles were involved in a road rage incident southbound on the western spur of the New ...

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FLORHAM PARK, NJ - The tragic story of a 21year old young woman who was killed in a motor vehicle accident this past weekend, initially reported by TAPinto, continues with the identification of the victim. Samantha Racz graduated, a Whippany Park High School graduate of 2018 was a junior ...

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MORRIS COUNTY, NJ - Morris county officials are alerting residents to a scam alert concerning the COVID-19 vaccine.  COVID-19 Vaccines are free to all who live, work or are educated in NJ, said officials. Although some locations may ask for medical insurance information, it is not required to ...

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  PARSIPPANY, NJ - There is a traffic delay due to a motor vehicle accident at Interpace Pkwy and Cherry Hill Road in Parsippany. The Parsippany Police department is on the scene with a three car accident with one injury. This is according to breaking news alerts.  

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - There was a police chase through Lake Hiawatha last evening, January 12, 2021 that ran through Lake Hiawatha, crossing Rt 46 onto South Beverwyck Road into Whippany. The car was located in area of Bee Meadow Parkway and North Pond Road. The suspect was first seen on a ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Abdul Bryant, age 24, has been arrested in connection with a burglary and theft of a motor vehicle in Mendham Borough, announced Morris County Acting Prosecutor Robert J. Carroll, Morris County Chief of Detectives Chris Kimker, and Mendham Borough Police Chief John Camoia. The ...

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NEW JERSEY — The threat of Trenton protests on Jan. 17 looms, following a massive insurrection at the U.S. Capitol in Washington D.C. last week. Gov. Phil Murphy and Colonel Pat Callahan, Superintendent of the New Jersey State Police, said Monday that NJ authorities are prepared and on high ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - A police chase in pursuit of a motorcycle racing on Rt. 80 eastbound near mile marker 43.8 began as a suspect for motor vehicle violations. The police caught the vehicle on the chase and now have one person in custody. This according to breaking news alerts.  

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - Details have been released regarding today's incident reported by TAPinto (Click Here to Read) which involved stolen cars, a police chase and the discovery of a firearm.  Here is the news release distributed by the Parsippany Police Department: Early this morning, Officers ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - Parsippany Police were in a foot pursuit chase of a black male in the Littleton Road area. A handgun was found and NorthStar was assisting in locating the suspect overhead via helicopter. The Morris County K9 unit was also brought in to assist in the chase.  This was ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - It appears it's going to be a Santa filled and fun weekend in Parsippany.   Fire Department District 5 has announced its yearly Santa Detail will take place SATURDAY (Dec. 19th) beginning around 9am!!! Be on the lookout and listen for Santa as the fine firefighters from District ...

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When clearing away the snow, don't forget to clear snow at least three feet in every direction from your nearest fire hydrant. Clear a path from the hydrant to the street as well.  Clearing the snow now can save precious time should the fire department need to respond to a neighbor in ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - The Parsippany Police department has issued the following warning to residents regarding the current winter storm: Please prepare for the snow storm which will start off with light snow in the coming hour. Below are some important points that you should know prior to the ...

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