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Jonathan Parham of Rahway Has Been Sworn in as Union County Undersheriff; Former Linden Police Chief

July 13, 2018

ELIZABETH, NJ - Jonathan Parham of Rahway, the former chief of the Linden Police Department, was sworn in as Union County Undersheriff on Friday.

Parham was a member of the Linden Police Department for nearly 25 years, moving up the ladder from officer to captain to chief. He joins the staff of Union County Sheriff Peter Corvelli and fellow undersheriffs Amilcar Colon and ...

Firefighters from Five Departments Respond to Two-Alarm Rahway Fire at 1645 Irving Street

RAHWAY, NJ - Firefighters from Rahway, Linden, Cranford, Roselle and Elizabeth converged on a two-alarm fire at 1645 Irving Street in Rahway on Thursday afternoon.

Union County EMS and Union County fire investigators also responded to the call at the two-story building.

 

Rahway Police Make Arrest of Burglary, Sexual Assault Suspect

RAHWAY, NJ - Rahway Police arrested Jermaine Ramirez, 24 of Newark, on Tuesday after a joint investigation with the Union County Prosecutor’s Office Special Victim’s Unit and Union County Sheriff’s Department revealed his involvement in a burglary and sexual assault of a 67-year-old woman that occurred on East Hazelwood Avenue in Rahway on June 29, 2018. 

Ramirez is ...

Rahway FD Responds to Fire at Apartment Building in Roselle

ROSELLE NJ - Firefighters from all over the area, including Rahway, responded to a fire that broke out on the 200 block of West First Avenue in Roselle on Tuesday afternoon.

The fire started during the sudden rainstorm that hit the area around 2 p.m. Firefighters from Linden, Elizabeth, Rahway and Union County EMS were on scene to assist the Roselle Fire department with the fire at a ...

Union County Prosecutor's Office: Rahway Burglary, Sexual Assault Suspect Being Sought by Police

RAHWAY, NJ - Rahway Police are seeking the help of the public in identifying a suspect in three Rahway burglaries, one of which included a sexual assault, in the early morning hours of Friday, June 29.

The man being sought is described as a "black male in his late 20s or early 30s with a medium complexion and a medium build, wearing a dark-colored hooded sweatshirt and ...

Rahway Police: Woman Dies in Auto Crash on St. Georges Avenue in Rahway

RAHWAY, NJ - Rahway Police reported that a woman driver was killed in a two-car accident on St. Georges Avenue on Tuesday afternoon.

Rebecca O'Reilly died as a result of the accident, which occurred around 1:30 p.m. The driver of the other vehicle was transported to the hospital.

 

Rahway Police Pass the Torch for Special Olympics

ELIZABETH/ROSELLE/LINDEN, NJ – On Friday afternoon, police officers and other runners were poised and ready for the Elizabeth, Linden, Roselle and Rahway leg of the Law Enforcement Torch run for Special Olympics.

Video of the runners passing the Torch on St. Georges Ave. at the Elizabeth, Roselle, Linden border can be viewed below.

Members of the of the Union Police Department ...

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Rahway Police Captain Artie O’Leary And Rahway Firefighter Harry F. Blumer Sr. Friendship Scholarships Awarded

July 9, 2018

Congratulations to the 2018 recipients of the Rahway Police Captain Artie O’Leary & Rahway Firefighter Harry F. Blumer Sr. Friendship Scholarships. Catherine McComb and Emily Rodger were awarded the Captain Artie O’Leary Scholarship. Makenzie Martin, Zachary Thornton and Ryan Palmer received the Firefighter Harry F. Blumer Sr. scholarship award.

The Scholarship is in honor ...