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Piscataway Police Officer Arrested on Assault and Tampering Charges

February 22, 2018

PISCATAWAY, NJ — A township police officer was arrested on Wednesday and charged with assault and tampering with official records, said Middlesex County Prosecutor, Andrew C. Carey and Piscataway Police Chief, Scott Cartmell.

Todd Ritter, 54, of Millstone was charged after investigators found he struck a suspect who was being held in a patrol car, and then tried to cover it up by ...

New Brunswick Off-Duty Cop and Piscataway Man Charged in Bar Fight Near Rutgers Campus

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ — A New Brunswick cop has been charged in connection with a fight at a popular college hang-out, authorities announced on Thursday.

While off duty, Anthony Jones, a New Brunswick police officer, was involved in a scuffle while inside the Golden Rail Tavern on Easton Ave., on Jan. 21, according to Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew C. Carey.

Jones was charged with ...

Piscataway: Off-Duty State Trooper Saves Choking Infant Neighbor

PISCATAWAY, NJ – New Jersey State Police recognized one of their own for his life saving efforts when he used a bulb syringe to clear the airways of a two-week-old infant who was choking.

In their Monday Facebook post, State Police said Trooper Robert Meyer, a Piscataway resident, was asleep early Saturday afternoon after working a night shift when a neighbor came to his home for help ...

Green Brook Armed Robbery Leads to Police Chase and Arrests in Piscataway and South Bound Brook; Third Suspect Sought

SOMERVILLE, NJ – Two men have been charged with armed robbery and other related crimes in connection with a hold-up at a Verizon store on Route 22 in Green Brook, according to Somerset County Prosecutor Michael H. Robertson, Somerset County Prosecutor’s Office Chief of County Detectives John W. Fodor, and Green Brook Township Chief of Police Christopher ...

Plainfield Man Killed in Car Crash in Piscataway; Somerset Man Charged

PISCATAWAY, NJ – A Somerset man is facing charges for causing the death of a 22-year-old Plainfield man after crashing his SUV into a tree on West 4th Street early Monday morning, Piscataway police reported.

According to a Monday news release about the 3:40 a.m. accident, Suraj Gagneja, 25, lost control of his 2006 Ford Explorer after a passenger, Antoine King, Jr. “grabbed onto ...

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