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BREAKING NEWS: South Brunswick Police Seek Route 27 Wells Fargo Bank Robber

January 8, 2018

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ – Police are actively seeking a suspect of a morning bank robbery on Route 27 and New Road.

According to police, a six-foot tall black male described as being in his late 20s, wearing a black and blue vinyl jacket and a black scarf covering his face, entered the Wells Fargo Bank at Route 27 and New Road at 9:37 a.m. Monday and demanded money from the teller.

He ...

Teen charged in theft of state trooper vehicle, crime spree across Middlesex County

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - State police arrested a 16-year-old New Brunswick ​boy who allegedly stole an unmarked NJ State Trooper ​vehicle and took it on a joyride across Middlesex County.

Over the course of ​the spree across Middlesex County on Sunday, December 17, the suspect allegedly used the vehicle to commit two robberies, one attempted robbery and a theft at a gas ...

Dashcam footage reveals police scuffle with Edison man hours before his death

HIGHLAND PARK, NJ - Newly released dashcam footage from the Highland Park Police Department depicts a scuffle between the cops and an Edison man hours before he died.

Daniel Nagahama, 28 of Edison, died in June 2016 at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick.

On the afternoon of Thursday, June 4, ​2016, ​Highland Park police responded to reports of Nagahama laying in the ...

New Brunswick man arrested in cocaine ring bust, authorities say

​NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - A New Brunswick man was arrested last week along with eight suspected members of a cocaine ring, following a months-long investigation dubbed “Operation Snowball,” authorities announced on December 15.

The nine-month investigation led to nine members of the alleged ring being arrested, after the suspects were found to have allegedly transported up to one third ...

Spotswood Police Department Completes Raid That Saves Christmas

SPOTSWOOD, NJ - The Spotswood Police Department pulled off a major raid at Spotswood High School this week that saved Christmas once again for borough residents. Acting on intelligence reports, a team of SWAT Elves led by the department's youngest officer, Trent Powers conducted the raid in the school's boiler room, apprehending four of the biggest Christmas haters around.

The Grinch, ...

Hillsborough Schools Superintendent Asks Police to Investigate Missing Funds

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ – Police Chief Darren Powell has confirmed that township police detectives, assisted by detectives from the Somerset County Prosecutor’s Office, have begun an investigation into the theft of funds from an account at Hillsborough Township High School.

Superintendent of Schools Dr. Jorden Schiff requested the police investigation, according to Powell.

Powell would ...

East Brunswick: 4 Arrested for Trespassing and Criminal Mischief at Transportation Center

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ - Destructive pranks performed by 4 young people at the Township Transportation Center were caught on camera and addressed by the EBPD patrol units and the EB Fire Department earlier this week.

On December 8, 2017 patrol units and the East Brunswick Independent Fire Company were dispatched to the East Brunswick Township Transportation Center Commuter Parking Deck at 551 ...

South Brunswick: Gang Members Charged In Massive Crime Spree Including Gas Station Robbery, Shooting

NEW BRUNSWICK – Police charged seven “major gang” members with a series of serious crimes spanning several communities including the Oct. 15 robbery of the BP Gas Station on Route 27 where the attendant was shot and critically injured, officials announced Wednesday afternoon.

The arrest of the seven members of a major gang, came following an extensive investigation of a ...

Fourth Suspect Arrested in Somerville Shooting

 

 

SOMERVILLE, NJ - A fourth suspect has been arrested and charged with first degree attempted murder and other charges in connection with a shooting incident in the area of Third Street and Center Street on Oct. 26.

Ishmael K. Proctor, 25, of Mechanic Street, Somerville, was arrested by Somerville police officers during a motor vehicle stop in the Somerville train station ...

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