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East Brunswick:Partnership for a Drug-Free New Jersey Continues its Knock Out Opioid Abuse Town Hall series

November 16, 2017

EASST BRUNSWICK, NJ - East Brunswick is in full support of the Middlesex County initiative to manage, control, and defeat the opioid abuse crisis currently faced by county residents.  According to a report issued by the New Jersey State Attorney General last year, Middlesex County's Edison, Middlesex, Old Bridge, and Woodbridge were among the top 30 towns in the state producing ...

Suspect in Oct. 26 Somerville Shooting Surrenders to Prosecutor

SOMERVILLE, NJ - A borough resident wanted by police in connection with an Oct. 26 shooting on the south side of Somerville has turned himself in to the Somerset County Prosecutor's Office. 

Alquan J. Harris, 20, of South Gaston Ave., has been charged with first degree attempted murder, second degree possession of a firearm, and second degree unlawful possession of a firearm, ...

South Brunswick: Phone Syncing Leads To Car Thieves Arrest (WITH VIDEO)

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ – Syncing your phone to a stolen car will likely lead police straight to your doorstep.

That’s the lesson learned by four Somerset County juveniles this week.

Police charged the four with theft, receiving stolen property and eluding a police officer after they led police on a brief chase Nov. 6.

According to police, the incident started at 5:30 p.m. when ...

Highland Park woman receives package containing dog excrement and anti-Semitic messages

HIGHLAND PARK, NJ - Residents of the 1.8 square mile borough are ​learning of an alleged incident of anti-Semitism early Thursday morning, whe​n ​a resident found an envelope on ​her front lawn covered in anti-Semitic drawings​ and including various forms of trash.​

Elaine Dean, whose lived in Highland Park for at least 14 years, said​ t​he outside of the package ​on ...

Authorities investigating Antisemitism incident in Highland Park

HIGHLAND PARK, NJ - Authorities are investigating an alleged incident of anti-Semitism early Thursday morning, where a resident found an envelope on her front lawn, covered in anti-Semitic drawings.

The investigation is being conducted jointly between the Highland Park Police Department and the Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office Bias Crimes Unit, according to HPPD Police Chief Stephen ...

South Brunswick: Police Following Leads To Capture Alleged Car Thieves

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ – Police are following several leads to try and apprehend three or four alleged car thieves that escaped Monday night’s manhunt on Route 1.

Capt. Jim Ryan said the suspects evaded officers from South Brunswick, North Brunswick, Franklin Township and a K-9 unit from the Mercer County Sheriff’s Office during a search of the area around the Royal Oaks ...

BREAKING NEWS: South Brunswick Police Searching For Possible Car Thieves

UPDATED 7:41 PM

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Police are actively searching for three individuals that may have exited a stolen car in the vicinity of Route 1 and Henderson Road, police tweeted Monday evening.

Police said that a call came in around 6:45 p.m. Monday night that a car had left a gas station on Route 1 and New Road without paying.

A nearby officer saw the vehicle and attempted to ...

Hillsborough Man Charged in Two Bank Robberies; More Charges Pending

SOMERVILLE, NJ – A 50-year-old Hillsborough Township man has been charged with two counts of first degree robbery in connection with two bank robberies in the Somerset section of Franklin.

Quintin D. Watson, a resident of Stratford Court is charged in the armed robberies at the Route 27 TD Bank in Somerset on Sept. 3 and Nov. 1 at the Chase Bank on Elizabeth Avenue, according to Somerset ...

Third Suspect Identified in Somerville Shooting, Charged with Attempted Murder

 

 

 

​SOMERVILLE, NJ - A 20-year-old Somerville man has been identified as the third suspect in an Oct. 26 mid-day shooting on the south side of the borough.

Alquan J. Harris, a resident of South Gaston Ave. is wanted by law enforcement for his involvement in the shooting, which left a 26-year-old resident of Easton, Pa., wounded in the leg, according to Somerset ...

Somerville Shooting: Second Suspect Charged with Attempted Murder

​SOMERVILLE, NJ – A 35-year-old Bridgewater man has been identified as the second suspect involved in a daylight shooting in a Somerville neighborhood Oct. 26.

Joseph N. Wright  of Schindler Terrace, Bridgewater, has been charged with first degree attempted murder, second degree possession of a firearm, second degree unlawful possession of a firearm and a second degree certain ...

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