Police & Fire Top Stories

July 7, 2020

MONMOUTH COUNTY, NJ – TAPinto Red Bank has been offering a series of “Back of the House” articles profiling the men and women of who make Red Bank “work.”  We’ve expanded this notion to include the Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office. Our purpose is to have our readers gain a personal sense ...

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BREAKING NEWS: Red Bank Gas Main Struck RED BANK, NJ: At 8:32am this morning, a gas main was reported struck and broken at 24 White Street.  Buildings in the area of the break are going to be evacuated. All pedestrian traffic to be shut down in the area. The White Street road is ...

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TRENTON, NJ – Gov. Phil Murphy is hailing a new directive that requires hundreds of law enforcement agencies across the state to reveal the names of cops who have been reprimanded or fired as “a step forward for transparency.” The order from Attorney General Gurbir Grewal’s office will require ...

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RED BANK, NJ: 10:40am: An automatic fire alarm signaled a report of a closet fire at 32 Monmouth Street where offices and the fine bakery Antoinette Boulangerie are located. No other information was forthcoming. If you enjoyed this article please “Like” and “Follow” us on the TAPinto Red Bank ...

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RED BANK, NJ: Red Bank Police Chief Darren McConnell provided the following statement on today’s drive-by shooting on W. Sunset Avenue: “At 12:45pm today we received a call for a shot fired on West Sunset Avenue between Shrewsbury Avenue and Leighton Avenue.  At this time, there is no known ...

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RED BANK, NJ: The RBPD is reporting “Shots Fired” in the area of West Side Avenue with a possible drive by shooting.  See Updated location. Officers are canvassing for victims  Units are in pursuit of a red Honda south on RT 35. TAPinto Red Bank will update this article as more information ...

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RED BANK, NJ – The following information was supplied by the Red Bank Police Department and is published as provided. Crimes Occurring Between May 1, 2020 –May 31, 2020   CRIMES: Theft: Medicine, an old radio, an old Ford car seat and miscellaneous items valued under $150.00 were reported ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- Gov. Phil Murphy closed out his daily COVID-19 press conference on Friday with comments about the death of George Floyd, a black man who died after a white police officer in Minneapolis kept his knee on Floyd's neck for almost nine minutes. "George Floyd should be alive today – ...

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RED BANK, NJ: The Borough of Red Bank is hosting an electronic community forum on Thursday, June 4th, 2020 at 6:00 p.m. for all Red Bank residents. Mayor Pat Menna and Councilwoman Kate Triggiano will be joined by Police Chief Darren McConnell to discuss the efforts of our Police Department to ...

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TRENTON, N.J. – A Monmouth County, New Jersey, man today admitted participating in a conspiracy to defraud health insurance companies through a multi-state patient brokering scheme in which he bribed drug-addicted individuals to enroll in drug rehabilitation in exchange for referral fees from the ...

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Update: EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - The East Brunswick Police Department reported on Thursday, May 21 via a Nixle advisory that Miriam Perez was located and safe. The 16-year-old has since been reunited with her family. On Wednesday, the EBPD asked for the public's assistance in locating Perez who was ...

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RED BANK, NJ: Starting at 8:30am, W. Front Street will be closed for approximately 10 hrs to replace a utility pole by the NJ Transit bridge going into Red Bank. This will be a hard closure with detours in place. No emergency traffic thru this area. Expect delays. Seek alternate ...

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UPDATE: As of middday,  the fire has been brought under control HOLMDEL NJ - A major fire has broken out at Hobby Lobby in Holmdel as of approximately 11AM. Roads are being blocked off and according to an officer on scene the site is being evacuated. Command on scene requested dry chemical ...

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RED BANK, NJ: The Red Bank Police Department has introduced a program designed to provide another layer of safety and security for members of our community - Operation Blue Angel.  If you are 55 years of age or older, or have a medical condition that could be incapacitating, and you live alone ...

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RED BANK, NJ – The following information was supplied by the Red Bank Police Department and is published as provided. Crimes Occurring Between March 1, 2020 –March 31, 2020 CRIMES: Theft: Two cell phones were reported to be stolen from an unlocked vehicle in the area of Boat Club Dr. on ...

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RED BANK, NJ: The Red Bank Police Department is happy to introduce Operation Blue Angel.  This is a program designed to provide another layer of safety and security for members of our community.  If you are 55 years of age or older, or have a medical condition that could be incapacitating, ...

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RED BANK, NJ: Angel Monge, 44 years old, of Red Bank was arrested on Sunday, April 26th, in a stabbing incident that occurred Friday on West Westside Avenue.  The arrest was made through an investigation conducted by Det. John Camarca and Sgt. Jorge Torres.  Monge was transported to Monmouth County ...

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RED BANK, NJ: In a show of unity, gratitude and empathy, the two rivers community of police, firefighters and EMS workers united outside the Hackensack Meridian Health Riverview Medical Center to salute the healthcare workers early Friday evening. The enthusiastic crowd of well over 300 shook ...

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RED BANK, NJ: On Wednesday, April 8, at approximately 4:45pm, Jason Sweeting,  33 years old, Eatontown, was arrested in the area of Riverview Plaza following a call that he was creating a disturbance in the area. Officers found Sweeting acting disorderly in the roadway and he immediately became ...

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RED BANK, NJ: What is most oppressive is the anxiety.  The not knowing.  Not knowing if I’m positive, if my loved ones are positive, if my friends are positive. It’s the anxiety of dealing with the isolation day after day after day. And most of us have it easy.  We’re not on the front ...

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