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Police & Fire

January 30, 2022

The War on Cars. A Walker Drive resident reported on January 17 that someone smashed the driver side window of his vehicle and gained access to the glove box. There was nothing reported stolen. On December 29 a Stockton Street resident told police that the front driver side window of his vehicle ...

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The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Watch through Saturday evening, January 29, for the entire Mid-Atlantic and Northeast regions for the impending major storm. The storm is expected to reach our area in the early evening on Friday. There are many characteristics of this storm ...

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If we don’t already feel a little uneasy walking our streets, given the small but highly dangerous minority of inattentive, drunk, or inconsiderate drivers, we can now add one more possible entry to that list: The enraged driver. Princeton Police report that at a little after noon on December 29 ...

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A fire that broke out Monday afternoon, January 10, in the third floor condominium unit at 37 Wiggins Street caused heavy damage to the that unit and to the rest of the building. Fire fighters from Princeton, Plainsboro, Kingston, and other towns responded. The third floor unit, which sold for ...

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The Princeton Police Department’s final crime report of the year included some items that could be attributed to the after-effects of holiday partying as well as some nostalgic references to crimes from earlier in the year -- another groping incident and, most improbably, another mailbox ...

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Princeton University has alerted the community that Faculty Road, from Washington Road to Fitzrandolph Road, will be reduced to one lane of traffic to allow for utility work Monday through Thursday, December 20 through 23, from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. The area of the lane closure on Faculty Road will ...

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In a relatively quiet week for crime, the Princeton Police Department reported two more instances of identity theft. On December 2 a Great Road resident reported that someone used his personal identifying contact information to open a PNC Bank rotating credit account in the resident’s name. He ...

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The 80th anniversary of Pearl Harbor seems as good a time as any to think about fire and rescue work. On Tuesday, December 7, at 7 p.m. the Princeton Fire Department will host an open house at 363 Witherspoon Street for candidates interested in joining its 2022 training program. Princeton ...

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