Police & Fire

June 4, 2020

NORTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Alysa Kristjanson, a  22-year-old Princeton woman, was killed Thursday in a hit-and-run accident on Route 130 in North Brunswick in the early morning hours. Kristjanson was a pedestrian. Middlesex County Acting Prosecutor Christopher L.C. Kuberiet and Director Kenneth P.

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - The South Brunswick police are currently investigating two robberies that happened on Ridge Road. On Monday, May 18th, a house on Ridge Road near Perrine Road was broken in to. The burglar broke through the front door and stole some cash sometime between 7:30 AM and 1 ...

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WOODBRIDGE, NJ - New Jersey State Policemen's Benevolent Association President Patrick Colligan today released the following statement in support of the COVID-19 Budget Recovery Bond Act.  The legislation would authorize the state to borrow federal funds to help fill the significant revenue holes ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ- Last week, a 70-year-old woman in Kendall Park was scammed out of $20,000 by a man pretending to be a lawyer. Mr. Thomas Osvaldo, 41, from the Bronx, New York, was arrested in North Jersey approximately one hour away from the resident’s home.             According to the ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ -- A three-vehicle accident on Route 130 Monday morning resulted in the death of the drivers of two of the vehicles. According to South Brunswick police, at 7:37 a.m. a 24-year-old man from Staten Island driving a 2016 Nissan was traveling Route 130 northbound approaching the ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - A massive fire erupted this afternoon at a two-story barn on Ridge Road, South Brunswick.  There are currently three dozen firefighters battling the blaze. Several surrounding homes on Hillside Avenue and Mary Street have been evacuated, according to Deputy James Ryan of ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ -- The South Brunswick Police Department has issued a statement cautioning residents of several scams. Police Chief Raymond Hayducka has said that residents should be alert for suspicious and fraudulent activity targeting senior citizens. There have been more than 100 ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - On Monday, a 100-year-old house in the Dayton section of South Brunswick caught fire and suffered significant damage. The Monmouth Junction Fire Department was dispatched at 7:53 p.m. to the house at 370 Georges Road. All occupants were able to exit the house safely and no ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Washington and Floral Park Cemeteries will be closed on Monday and Tuesday because of Lag BaOmer. The Jewish holiday typically draws large crowds to the cemetery. Under the current climate in New Jersey because of the coronavirus crisis, gatherings of large amounts of people ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - The South Brunswick Police Department is investigating a suspected shooting that occurred near the Carneglia Apartments in Kendall Park. Residents heard popping noises, which were thought to be fireworks, sometime Thursday night between 10:00 PM and 10:30 PM. On Friday, a ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Traffic was snarled on Route 1 Tuesday morning, as the South Brunswick police and New Jersey State Troopers addressed an accident involving a truck carrying gravel which spilled over the roadway as the driver attempted to avoid a collision. Middlesex County Acting ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Roberto Lopez is alleged to have stabbed and killed his brother last night in New Brunswick.  He is still at large, says the New Brunswick Police Department. Middlesex County Acting Prosecutor Christopher L.C. Kuberiet and Director Anthony Caputo of the New Brunswick Police ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - A South Brunswick Police officer was injured yesterday when he fell through the second floor of an unoccupied building in the township yesterday.  He was involved in the search for a few teenagers who had allegedly entered the property illegally.  Officer Kent English fell ten ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Yesterday, 18 retired police officers showed their support for the South Brunswick Police Department by feeding them as they were coming off of their shift. Retired officers waited outside their headquarters and treated the police to a round of applause and a dinner paid for ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Wednesday, police in South Brunswick assisted in celebrating a local eight-year old’s police-themed birthday party. When Insiyah’s party was canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic, her mother reached out to the police department to help them celebrate.             Available ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - The South Brunswick Police have charged a man in connection to a string of fraudulent food orders placed at multiple pizzerias in the area. The Police were able to identify five different restaurants that were targeted, along with eateries in Montgomery, Plainsboro and West ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - The South Brunswick Police Department has confirmed that two local residents have died from the Coronavirus. These are the first deaths from COVID-19 in the township that have been reported. There are still 61 additional confirmed cases of Coronavirus in South ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Multiple pizzeria and Italian restaurants in the South Brunswick area have received fraudulent orders of pizza for the Police Department that are never picked up or paid for. The South Brunswick Police Department was able to confirm at least four restaurants have received ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Yesterday, a car crashed into the Stop and Shop located Summerfield Boulevard near Route 130 around 5 pm during peak shopping hours. There was minor damage to the front of the building and no one was injured. The Stop and Shop was able to continue operations and was told to ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Raymond Hayducka, the South Brunswick Police Chief and Director of the Office of Emergency Management, has put out a statement to the public about their efforts to combat the COVID-19 pandemic and what services are still in effect. As of now, there are seven confirmed cases of ...

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MONMOUTH JUNCTION, NJ - Food Drive Friday is set for March 20 at the South Brunswick Police Department from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Township residents can drop off food donations in the lobby of the SBPD. Donations should be placed in a bag. All food donations will go to help stock the shelves of the ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - A water main break is impacting Route One North on Monday, March 16. Right and center lanes are currently blocked north of Ridge Road. The water main break occurred near Raymond Road according to the South Brunswick Township website. Repairs are estimated to take from four to ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - The South Brunswick Police Department is reporting that power has been restored in impacted areas of the township. Traffic signals are now working along all stretches of Route One. Earlier this evening signals along Route One at Raymond Road, Beekman Road, New Road and Ridge ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Traffic signals are out along sections of Route One for the evening commute on Wednesday according to a Nixle advisory by the South Brunswick Police Department. Signals at Raymond Road and Beekman Road as well as Route 522 and New Road and Route 522 and Ridge Road are not ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Stouts Lane will be closed to through traffic on Wednesday, March 4 between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. according to the South Brunswick Police Department. Detour signs will be posted. Drivers will be able to access Heritage Plaza and KinderCare through Route 522. All other Stouts Lane ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - The South Brunswick Police have recently arrested a 20-year-old man from Princeton for using a phony $100 dollar bill at an Exxon gas station on Route 27 on Christmas Day. The man was identified as Thaimu Kargbo by a surveillance camera, he was located and agreed to turn ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Stouts Lane will be closed to through traffic on Tuesday, February 25 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. While detours will be posted, commuters are advised by the South Brunswick Police Department to plan an alternate route. Drivers will have access to Heritage Plaza and KinderCare via ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - When a non-verbal, Autistic 10-year-old boy went missing on Wednesday evening, a Nixle advisory helped to bring Ethan back home to his family. South Brunswick resident Fazil Syed found the child in the woods along Kingston Lane to help give this story a happy ending. Syed ...

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EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ -  The East Brunswick Police Department issued a follow-up report today regarding the search for the black Dodge Charger that they were looking for last Tuesday.  The search for suspects has been extended to New York City and Pennsylvania.  The individuals involved in the "smash ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - The South Brunswick Police Department has confirmed that a 19-year-old was severely injured after a fall in a record storage warehouse located in Cranbury Township. Police responded to a 911 call along with an ambulance this past Monday. The South Brunswick Police have also ...

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