Police & Fire

December 7, 2018

RANDOLPH, NJ- Impaired Driving Enforcement Crackdown to be Conducted Locally as Part of Statewide Year End Campaign — Law enforcement officials from Randolph Township will be cracking down on drivers impaired by alcohol or drugs as part of the annual end of year “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- Recently, the Randolph Township Police Department has responded to several incidents in which unlocked vehicles were broken into, and valuables were taken; these incidents have occurred during the overnight hours. In some instances the keys/FOB were left in the unlocked vehicle and ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- On Monday an alarming email was sent to parents about a boy had been approached at a bus stop by a stranger earlier morning. Detective Chris Guilianni said on Tuesday that the Randolph Township Police Department identified him and there were no issues. Guilianni reported that "He ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Thomas Kolding, a 15-year-old from Mountain Lakes who left home Oct. 30, has been found, said authorities today. In a brief joint statement that offered no details about the matter, Morris County Prosecutor Fredric Knapp, Mountain Lakes Police Chief Shawn Bennet and Morris ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Thomas Kolding, who lives with his parents in Mountain Lakes is still missing, said Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp. In a press release, the Prosecutor's Office as well as Mountain Lakes Police Department continue to ask for the public's help locating him. According to ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Morris County authorities are seeking help in finding a 15-year-old Mountain Lakes boy who has been missing since Oct. 30. In a statement, Morris County Prosecutor Fredric Knapp and Mountain Lakes Police Chief Shawn Bennett  said the boy, Thomas Kolding, who lives in Mountain ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - Over 50 agencies responded to the massive fire in Dover that destroyed six businesses, 10 apartments  and displaced 80 residents.  A GoFund Me has been started for surrounding towns help those now in need. The Randolph Township Fire department were among the group of ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- A multiple engine fire in Dover Monday night caused fourbuildings to collapse, and several local fire departments including Randolph were called to assist Dover in extinguishing the fire. There were no reported injuries according to multiple reports. Officials said they were able ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ – A local news reporter who died Oct. 14 after being struck by a car in Randolph got out of an Uber or other rideshare vehicle before reaching her Randolph residence, police said today. The woman, Lindsay Ireland, 26, had been at a Hopatcong restaurant with the family members ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ - Lindsay Ireland, a reporter who worked for several TAPinto.net sites and the Daily Record, died early Oct. 14 after being struck by a vehicle in Randolph, police said. The incident took place on Route 10 in the early morning, said Randolph police  Lt. Christopher Guiliani said ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- Randolph Township Police Department Helps Promote Annual "Put the Brakes on Fatalities Day” in conjunction with Randolph Traffic Safety Awareness Month. In 2016 New Jersey saw 604 individuals lost their lives in motor vehicle-related crashes, up from 562 in 2015. Pedestrian fatalities ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- Hundreds of residents from Randolph and surrounding towns flooded the Ironia firehouse on Saturday Sept. 8 to take part in a fundraiser for officer Reggie Crowley, who is currently battling cancer.  The event, which centered around head-shaving but included food, music, fun, and ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ - Police have named the individuals involved the Monday, Aug. 25 two-car accident on Route 10 in Randolph that left one dead and two injured. According to Randolph police, 61-year-old Daniel Brice of Hackettstown was killed when the vehicle he was driving overturned on the highway ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- The Randolph Township Police Department has confirmed that there was a fatal auto accident at the intersection of Rt. 10 and Dover Chester Road in Randolph on the evening of August 27. The accident, which occured around 5:30 pm, involved two vehicles and shut down portions of both ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- Randolph Detective Kurt Edelman was on patrol in the area of Rickland Drive on Monday August 13 when he observed Mr. William Hawkins, 51, of Randolph NJ, who was wanted for a felony warrant from another jurisdiction. According to police, Detective Edelman, who was in full uniform, ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ -  “We are incredibly proud of the national recognition our National Night Out has received,” said Morris County Park Police Chief Gabe DiPietro. “By offering a comprehensive array of participating agencies, we’re able to educate the public on the vast variety of community services ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- The Randolph Police Department is reaching out to their community through their new police officer trading card program. Similar to baseball cards, the front of the card will contain a picture of the officer, with information about them on the back. The goal of the program is to have ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- Randolph Township has welcomed the community to join the Randolph police officers for coffee and conversation on Thursday, July 19 from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at Brooklyn Bagel, 517 Route 10 (behind the Randolph Diner). This meeting has no agenda or speeches, just a chance to ask ...

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MAPLEWOOD, NJ - South Orange-Maplewood school officials are defending their lack of candor about a former Maplewood teacher's aide who was charged with several lewd acts involving minors, including sexually assaulting them in a Roxbury supermarket last year. A June 19 report on NJ.com about the ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- A residential fire was discovered around 11:00 am Thursday morning on Deer Run Road in Shongum Lake. A neighbor walking by saw the fire and called 911. It was a three-alarm fire, and Randolph Volunteer Fire Department was assisted by many neighboring towns. According to deputy fire ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The driver of a school bus involved in a crash on Route 80 last week that killed two people faces two counts of second-degree vehicular homicide/death by auto, it was announced today. The driver, Hudy Muldrow, 77, of Woodland Park, attempted to make an illegal U-Turn on the ...

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ROXBURY, NJ - A serious accident on Route 80 in Mount Olive at about 10:30 am. - one that involves a loaded school bus from Paramus - has forced the closure of the highway, prompting Roxbury police to warn drivers to stay away from the area. It is expected it will remain closed through the ...

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ALERT: March 4, 2018 4:00 p.m. Advisory From the Randolph Township Police Department: The following roads remain blocked due to downed trees in wires and poles: Shongum Road between Openaki and Old Chimney is closed due to the tree that came down and took down wires and multiple poles. The wires ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The sixth-annual Morris County Public Safety Youth Academy program will be held this July for students entering grades 9-12 in the fall. Enrollment will begin March 1 and close April 8. The program is designed for students entering Grades 9 – 12 in the fall of this year.   The ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ - Burglars broke into a shooting range in Randolph on Tuesday and stole guns - or attempted to steal them - prompting an ongoing investigation by police, according to various sources. The incident took place at the RTSP shooting range at 961 Route 10 at about 10:52 p.m. Randolph ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- Around 4:15 pm Calais road was closed between India Brook and Dover Chester, and Edgewood Terrace was blocked off. This caused a tremendous back up of traffic as Randolph Police helped to resolve a situation. The road was reopened around 7:00 pm. Randolph police department stated, ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ – A Dover man faces aggravated assault charges after he rammed a stolen vehicle into a Randolph police car and head-butted an officer while trying to escape arrest, police said today. The man, Baurnier Nunez, 20, came the attention of police on Dec. 27 when they spotted him in a ...

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