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Fanwood Rescue Squad Participates in Mock Disaster Drill

August 26, 2016

ELIZABETH, NJ -- The Fanwood Rescue Squad joined a number of EMS agencies on Saturday, August 20 in a mock disaster drill at the Port of Elizabeth. The scenario involved an explosion with multiple injuries.

Fanwood squad members taking part were Nancy Mustachio, Ian Lewis, Ralph Palazzi and Shreya Kachroo. 

The Union County Office of Emergency Medical Services organizes joint exercises ...

Scotch Plains Woman Charged as a Ringleader of Auto-Theft Network

TRENTON – Two New Jersey residents and a Florida man have been charged as ringleaders of an auto-theft network that preyed on people selling their vehicles on Craigslist, Attorney General Christopher S. Porrino and the Office of the Insurance Fraud Prosecutor (OIFP) announced today.

In an indictment handed up by a state grand jury in Mercer County, Luther Lewis, 38, of ...

Union County Warns Residents of Scams Involving Callers Purporting to be Law Enforcement Officials

UNION COUNTY,  NJ -- Union County has experienced a recent increase in the number of residents reporting attempted scams by callers purporting to be members of law enforcement and asking for money via wire transfer, acting Union County Prosecutor Grace H. Park and Union County Sheriff Joseph P. Cryan jointly announced Thursday.

Law enforcement agencies involved in all New Jersey ...

Scenes from National Night Out in Scotch Plains

SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Scotch Plains Police, along with members of the Fire Department and Rescue Squad, hosted National Night Out on Tuesday, August 2, 2016, at Alan Augustine Green at the Municipal Building.

Festivities included entertainment from local rock band, The Broadcasters, giant bounce houses, and, of course, Dunk-a-Cop.

"We want this to be a fun event for ...

Fanwood Rescue Squad Participates in Mock Disaster Drill

August 26, 2016

ELIZABETH, NJ -- The Fanwood Rescue Squad joined a number of EMS agencies on Saturday, August 20 in a mock disaster drill at the Port of Elizabeth. The scenario involved an explosion with multiple injuries.

Fanwood squad members taking part were Nancy Mustachio, Ian Lewis, Ralph Palazzi and Shreya Kachroo. 

The Union County Office of Emergency Medical Services organizes joint exercises ...

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Scotch Plains Rescue Squad Tip of the Month –Teenagers and Prescription Drugs

Parents are usually diligent about talking to their kids about drugs and alcohol.  However, when they think of drugs, most tend to focus on marijuana, heroin, cocaine and other well-known street drugs.  Often overlooked are the drugs sitting in their own medicine cabinets.

Prescription drug abuse among teens is a national health crisis.  A survey launched by The Partnership at ...