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Clark Police Department Raises Funds for Roselle Park Lieutenant During “No-Shave November”

December 11, 2018

CLARK, NJ – Last month, members of the Clark Police Department participated in “No-Shave November” to raise cancer awareness. Proceeds from the fundraiser were donated to Roselle Park Lieutenant Manny Jimenez.

“It’s a rare opportunity when you can help a fellow peacekeeper affected by the cause that you’re trying to bring to light,” the department ...

Police Seek Help Locating Woman Missing Since Dec. 6

WATCHUNG, NJ - Police are seeking help from the public locating a township woman missing since Dec. 6.

A missing person investigation is underway into the disappearance of Helen Kim, 47 of Route 22 West, according to Somerset County Prosecutor Michael H. Robertson, Chief of County Detectives John W. Fodor, and Watchung Borough Chief of Police Joseph Cina.

Kim walked away from her residence ...

Roselle Firemen Respond to Fire on Harrison Avenue

ROSELLE, NJ - Roselle Firemen responded to a fire that broke out in the upstairs of a two-story home Monday afternoon on the 300 block of Harrison Ave. 

According to Fire Chief Paul Mucha, the firemen were able to quickly contain the fire and keep it to the upstairs area. Mucha also said that everyone got out safely and no injuries were reported. The Red Cross was notified for ...

Roselle Police: Tips to Prevent “Porch Pirates” from Ruining the Holidays

ROSELLE, NJ - As the holiday season comes upon us, and with the rise of online retail giants like Amazon, it has become important to make an effort to protect yourself from “Porch Pirates.” 

“Thefts of packages from front porches are a problem during the holiday season,” Roselle Police Chief Brian K. Barnes advises residents. “As the popularity of online ...

Roselle Fire and Police Respond to Thursday Morning Fire

ROSELLE, NJ - The Roselle Fire Department and Police units responded to a fire that broke out around 10:30 a.m. Thursday, on the 200 block of East 9th Ave. 

According to Fire Chief Paul Mucha, when the fireman arrived they found the fire to be in a third-floor bedroom of a two family home. 

“It was a really burning when we got here, but the guys were able to extinguish ...

Car Thefts and Burglaries Have Police Asking Residents for Possible Surveillance Video

ROSELLE PARK, NJ - Roselle Park Police have reported five vehicles were broken into, and two vehicles that were stolen early Monday Morning. 

According to police between approximately 4 a.m. and 5 a.m. on Monday, December 3, the department received five reports of vehicle’s broken into and one attempted stolen vehicle that was interrupted by a homeowner. 

Police also ...

Roselle Park Police Participate in “No Shave November” in Support of Fellow Officer

ROSELLE PARK, NJ - The Roselle Park Police Dept. participated in the “No Shave November” event happening across the area. For these officers, it was a very meaningful event because they were doing it in support for one of their brothers, Lt. Manuel Jimenez.

Chief Paul W. Morrison of the Roselle Park Police Department said the “No Shave November” was a great opportunity ...

UPDATE: Mayor Bollwage Releases Statement on Jersey Gardens Black Friday Shooting Incident

ELIZABETH, NJ - Update: 9:35 p.m. Mayor Christian Bollwage has released the following statement on the Black Friday shooting at the Jersey Gardens Mall. 

"There was an incident earlier this evening at The Mills at Jersey Gardens. A male was shot in the wrist between the hallway of Tommy Hilfiger and Marshall’s. No suspect has been apprehended and the victim is not cooperating ...

Breaking News: Jersey Gardens Mall on Lockdown After Shots Fired Friday Night

ELIZABETH, NJ - The Jersey Gardens Mall went into lockdown Friday evening at about 8:05 p.m. when it was reported that shots were heard in the area of the food court. 

According to the Breaking News Network (BNN), mutual assistance was requested by multiple nearby towns to assist with clearing the mall. One woman is reported to have been shot in the arm according to BNN. The shooter ...

Roselle Park Police PBA Local 27 Donates Turkeys and other Food to Church of the Assumption Food Pantry

ROSELLE PARK, NJ - The Roselle Park Police PBA Local 27 donated food for this Thanksgiving to the Church of the Assumption food pantry on Wednesday morning. 

Manuel Jimenez, D/Sgt. Dominick Frino, Sgt. Michael Wielgus, Ptl. Robert Harms, Ptl. Mitchell White, and Ptl. Brian Swick, along with Father James F. Spera were all on hand at the Church unloading turkeys, stuffing, mashed potatoes, ...

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