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Roselle Firemen Serve Up a Great Time at 21st Annual Senior Brunch

October 22, 2018

ROSELLE, NJ - The Roselle fire department were once again showing off their cooking skills as they served brunch on Saturday morning at  St. Joeseph’s Cafeteria to the many Roselle Seniors in the community. 

This is the 21st. year the fire department has hosted the event and by the turnout and all of the smiles, the seniors were enjoying the day. Father Chris opened the event ...

Roselle Woman Sought for Terroristic Threats and Harassment

ROSELLE, NJ - A Roselle woman is among two individuals being sought for separate violations of New Jersey’s Domestic Violence laws.

Newark Public Safety Director Anthony F. Ambrose is seeking the public’s help in locating Jevon Bowman, 29 of Vauxhall, and LaTrice Lewis, 30, of Roselle.

Police said on Wednesday September 26, a male victim was threatened with bodily harm by a ...

Turn In Unwanted Guns for Cash at Union County Gun Buyback Event

ELIZABETH, NJ - A reminder to residents that anyone can anonymously turn in unwanted guns in their possession for cash at either of two locations on Saturday, October 27, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. is the message from the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders.

The two locations are the Macedonia Baptist Church at 1251 Fairmount Avenue in Elizabeth and the Visions of God Family Worship Church at ...

Roselle Park Police Host “Mallory's Army” to Speak About Bullying 8th Grade Students

ROSELLE PARK, NJ - On October 10, the Roselle Park Police Department hosted Diane Grossman of Mallory's Army to speak about bullying to 8th-grade students at the Roselle Park Middle School, located on W Grant Avenue in Roselle Park.

Grossman told the students about her 12-year-old daughter Mallory, who tragically took her own life after being relentlessly bullied. 

A spokesperson ...

UPDATE: Found Safe! Passaic Teen Goes Missing in Elizabeth

ELIZABETH, NJ - The Passaic teen who went missing on Friday evening while attending an outing in the City of Elizabeth has been found safe!

Family members of Eliza Pabon 16, say she was last seen on Friday evening at approximately in the area of 7th Street and East Jersey Avenue in Elizabeth.

The youth is Hispanic with blonde curly hair and is approximately 5’4” and 130 ...

Roselle Police Investigating Reports of Two Possible Child Luring Incidents

ROSELLE, NJ - The Roselle Police Department is currently investigating reports of two separate child luring incidents in the last two days.

According to a statement by Roselle Police Chief Brian Barnes, it was reported that an attempted luring of a 12-year-old black male occurred on October 10, at approximately 3:45 p.m.

According to police, the juvenile was walking home from school in ...

Backup Has Arrived! Says Roselle Park Officers to One of their Own Who Received a DoubleCancer Diagnosis

ROSELLE PARK, NJ - The Roselle Park Police Department is asking everyone for help for one of their officers who received two cancer diagnoses in a little over a one month period. 

One of the worst things a person can hear is the words, “you have cancer”. To hear a month later that you have yet a second cancer is unthinkable, unbearable and one could say heartbreaking.

Roselle Park Police Notice of Road Closures for Saturday's Arts Festival

ROSELLE PARK, NJ - Roselle Park Police have issued the following road closures for Saturday, September 29, for the Roselle Park Arts Festival.

Closures will be as follows: Chestnut Street will be closed to all vehicle traffic from Webster Ave to Charles St. from 9 a.m. - 10 p.m. Charles Street will be open for traffic.

Cross street closings are: 

E. Grant Ave at Walnut St,


After Assisting at Linden Fire, Roselle Firefighters Roll Up On House Fire on Way Back to Firehouse

ROSELLE, NJ - It was a busy night for the Roselle Fire Department after being called out to assist at a fire in Linden, Roselle Firemen had to fight a second fire when they came upon a house fire on their way back to the Firehouse.

It all started with a fire that broke out around 9 p.m. in Linden at an appliance store located on St. Georges Ave. The Roselle Fire Dept. and many other ...

Roselle Officials Say Door to Door Survey Claims are Not True

ROSELLE, NJ - Residents have reported over the last few days of people coming to their doors claiming to be doing a survey for the Borough. We reached out to Borough officials today to get a clear cut answer on if a survey was being conducted door to door. 

“It is not true," said Business Administrator Bryan Russell. "While there is currently a survey being conducted, ...


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Roselle Council President Reginald Atkins releases progress report and Next Steps towards Implementation of Body Cameras

October 19, 2018

ROSELLE, NJ - Building on his commitment to prioritizing public safety and continuing to build strong police-community relations, Councilman Reginald Atkins, together with the Public Safety Committee consisting of Councilwomen Carla Walker and Councilwomen Kim Shaw and the Roselle Police Department, has released a progress report on Roselle’s body-worn cameras ...