Police & Fire

August 16, 2018

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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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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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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RANDOLPH, NJ – A building in an office complex on Route 10 was being used to grow marijuana police said today, announcing the arrest of eight people they said were involved in the operation. Authorities said they seized about 266 marijuana plants as well as marijuana “ready for packaging and ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ - Each year, the Randolph Township Police Department recognizes officers who go beyond their duties within the department, whether by saving lives, receiving further education or dedicating many years of service to the force. Police Chief David Stokoe opened the meeting by ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- Randolph firefighters were among those honored at a special ceremony held at Frelinghuysen Arboretum on Tuesday, Oct. 17.  The event, which was hosted by County Clerk, Ann F. Grossi, recognized the brave men and women of Morris County who have served or are presently serving our ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ – Somerset County Prosecutor Michael H. Robertson, in partnership with New Jersey State Police, race event organizers, New Jersey Transit, and the Borough of Far Hills, plans a major crackdown on underage drinking at the Far Hills Race Meeting Saturday, Oct. 21. "The Far Hills ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ - With the recent confusion over the role of police at school events, Randolph administration and the Board of Education met with Police Chief Stokoe for more detail. The result will increase the number of the district’s Ram Guards and most likely decrease the police presence at ...

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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. A February 2017 report released by the National Highway and Transportation Administration (NHTSA) indicated there were 35,092 ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- Randolph Engine Company #2 held its 16th annual beefsteak dinner and comedy show fundraiser on Saturday, Sept. 9 at the firehouse.  The event also included a tricky tray and 50/50 raffle. Over 110 attended the event and enjoyed a delicious all-you-can-eat beefsteak dinner prepared by ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- On September 15, The Randolph Police Department began investigating several alarming Facebook posts, made by a subject they had contact with earlier in the week.   At the same time, members of the public, as well as employees of the Randolph School district, became aware of these ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- On September 12, 2017, patrols were dispatched to the Randolph High School for a report of a disorderly male, refusing to leave.  As officers were responding, the male left and walked to the police station, which is across the street from the high school.   Investigation revealed ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- The Randolph Police Department will be cracking down on drunk drivers as part of the 2017 “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” statewide Labor Day crackdown. Beginning August 18, 2017 and running through September 4, 2017, law enforcement officers will be out in full force, taking part ...

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MORRIS COUNTY, NJ — Parents and kids all over are using the app “Snap Chat,” but are you sure it’s safe? Did you know that there are features in the app that allow someone to follow you or your kids? It’s called “Snap Map” and it allows users friends to see their exact location.  Snap Chat can ...

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