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Roxbury Chosen for DWI Checkpoint This Month

November 13, 2017

ROXBURY, NJ - If you think Thanksgiving Day egg nog is disgusting and only bearable with a good dose of cognac, rum, bourbon (or all three), go for it. But keep this in mind: Law enforcement  will be conducting a driving while intoxicated checkpoint in the township this month.

The announcement, from Morris County Prosecutor Fredric Knapp, did not say where or when the DWI ...

Cold Air, Warm Hearts at Today's Roxbury Fire Department Food Drive

ROXURY, NJ – The generosity started early today outside the Ledgewood Walmart.

By 9:30 a.m., Roxbury Company 2 Fire & EMS had already collected two shopping carts full of donations in its annual food drive.

Braving temperatures that struggled to reach 30 degrees, the fire and rescue volunteers manned a table in front of the store. They asked shoppers to help ...

Assembly Awards Police Dogs and Handlers for Roxbury Burglary Bust

MORRISTOWN, NJ – Citations were presented this week to two Morris County police dogs that helped authorities find and arrest four men accused of breaking into a Ledgewood business in August.

The citations were presented Nov 1 by state Assemblyman Anthony Bucco (R-25) to Morris County Sheriff’s Office K-9 Sigmund and K-9 Loco. The dogs helped police from Roxbury and elsewhere track ...

Roxbury Man 'Laughs Like The Joker,' Spits in Electrical Socket, Gets Arrested, say Cops

HOPATCONG, NJ – A Roxbury man faces drug and disorderly conduct charges after exhibiting “extremely odd behavior” Sunday that included spitting into an electrical outlet, laughing like a comic book villain and attempting to escape police custody, police said.

The man, Jack Henlzer, 30, of Succasunna, came to the attention of Hopatcong police when they were called to a ...

Roxbury Medical Office Stung by 'No License' Charge Against Doctor

ROXBURY, NJ – A former doctor, whose license was stripped in 2004 after a drug possession conviction, was practicing medicine in Roxbury and his boss knew it, authorities said Tuesday.

The former doctor, Paramjit Singh, was charged with one count of third-degree practicing medicine without a license, said Warren County Prosecutor Richard Burke. Singh was one of the staff at Medical Care ...

One More Roxbury High School Grad Becomes a Mount Olive Policeman

MOUNT OLIVE, NJ - A Roxbury High School graduate and Roxbury first aid squad member has been hired as Mount Olive's newest police officer, one month after another Roxbury alumni followed the same route.

The new policeman, Matthew Anderson, graduated from Roxbury in 2008, said the Mount Olive Police Department in a statement. It said Anderson assumed full patrol duties today, ...

Roxbury Cops Nab Serial Con-Man After Foot Chase in Kenvil

ROXBURY, NJ – A serial criminal, who convinced a 78-year-old Kenvil woman to give him more than $30,000 for roof repairs she didn’t get, was arrested last week by Roxbury police following a dramatic foot chase, police said.

The man, Sonny Stanley, 43, of Gutenberg, was charged with obstruction of the administration of law, resisting arrest and theft by deception, police ...

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