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Morning Rainstorm Leaves Flooded Piscataway Roads in its Wake

April 16, 2018

PISCATAWAY, NJ – Water, water, everywhere! As heavy morning rains depart the area, flooding is being reported in low-lying areas around the township.

The Piscataway Police Department issued travel alerts throughout Monday morning and afternoon advising motorists of the following road closures, all due to flooding.

Possumtown Road between Third Ave. and Centennial Ave.
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Piscataway Vo-Tech Principal and Assistant Superintendent Charged with Theft, Conspiracy, Money Laundering and Burglary

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Two administrators in the award-winning Middlesex County Vocational and Technical Schools have been arrested and charged with crimes related to their handling of funds dedicated to the schools.

Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew C. Carey and Police Chief Scott Cartmell of the Piscataway Police Department announced on Friday that the Middlesex County Vocational & ...

Piscataway Man Found Guilty of Killing Raritan Woman

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ – A Piscataway man is facing 30 years to life for throwing a Raritan woman out of a third-floor window, killing her, said Middlesex County Prosecutor, Andrew C. Carey.

A jury found Christopher Koller, 40, guilty of murder in the death of Beth Bezek, 31, said Carey in a Tuesday news release. Koller was also found guilty on charges of hindering his own apprehension and ...

Piscataway Police: Snow Plowing Continues; Parking Ban in Effect

PISCATAWAY, NJ -- As Winter Storm Toby winds down across Central Jersey, Piscataway Township Police remind residents that an ordinance prohibits parking on any street during a snowstorm so snow plows and emergency vehicles can get through.

They issued an alert on Wednesday advising that violators will be ticketed and towed.

Snow plows are now working to clear main roads ...

Police: Piscataway Teen Charged for Posting Threat on Social Media

PISCATAWAY, NJ – A 15-year-old Piscataway student is facing charges after investigators determined a social media post about a possible shooting at Piscataway High School was a credible threat, police officials said on Thursday. 

Piscataway police and school resource officers immediately began their investigation once they learned of the post on March 13, said police. They said ...

Police: Piscataway Middle Schooler Charged with Making Terroristic Threats

PISCATAWAY, NJ — A township middle school student is facing charges after investigators determined that a message written on a school bathroom wall earlier this month was a potential threat of violence, said Piscataway police.

“On March 2, the Piscataway Township Police Department received a report from school officials at Theodore Schor Middle School of graffiti that was placed on ...

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