Police & Fire

February 20, 2019

SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - The South Brunswick Police Department issued a winter weather advisory for today in anticipation of the storm that is expected to impact the Garden State on February 20. Accumulations depend on the area of the state though Central Jersey is expected to receive a possible one ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Conrail authorities have informed South Brunswick Police that they need to make emergency repairs to the railroad crossing that runs across Route 535 near the NJ Turnpike overpass.  Conrail plans to do the work over a three day period of time and it will require a total ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Chief of Police Raymond Hayducka announced a new program Wednesday, aimed at educating and preparing community members for an active shooter situation.  The program, Active Shooter Awareness and Preparedness (ASAP), is set to launch on the one-year anniversary of the Parkland ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - A string of burglaries involving Asian restaurants has caused concern for police departments around the state, the most recent being one here in South Brunswick. South Brunswick Police Chief Raymond Hayducka is alerting owners of Asian restaurants/businesses in the Township ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - The forecast calls for a mix of snow and ice for the morning commute. While the snow totals remain around 2 inches, the ice will create a big challenge. South Brunswick School District has already announced a 90-minute delayed opening, according to a report issued tonight by ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - A 59-year-old man faces charges of arson, exploding a bomb and having pipe bombs in his home, Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew Carey said in a statement today. Joseph Colucci of Middlesex Borough was arrested Sunday and charged with one count each of third-degree arson, and ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Two Jamesburg juveniles, ages 16 and 17, have been arrested on charges of attempted murder and drug charges after police investigated reports of gunshots being fired in the borough earlier this week. On Sunday, police received reports of shots fired in the area of Franklin ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - A rush hour crash on Wednesday morning caused long delays and injured eight passengers. The accident occurred on the southbound side of Route 130 near Distribution Way. By 6:44 a.m. the South Brunswick Police Department had recieved multiple 911 calls reporting the accident.

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Applications are currently being accepted for the Spring 2019 South Brunswick Citizen Police Academy. Chief Raymond Hayducka made the announcement via a Nixle advisory, inviting residents to join the academy which offers residents a behind the scenes look at the South ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Another township family was devastated by fire this week when flames ripped through a home located in a development just minutes away from South Brunswick High School on Thursday. The Datla family was not home at the time of the fire. A GoFundMe page has been set up to assist ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - For the second time in a week, fire has destroyed a home of a South Brunswick family. On Wednesday afternoon at 4:30pm South Brunswick Police received a 911 call from a passing motorist reporting a house on fire on Anderson Way.  Monmouth Junction Fire Chief Scott Smith ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Warming centers are available to residents who may need to come out of the cold for the remainder of the week as the Garden State is hit with the polar vortex that has been making life miserable for people in the Midwest this week. The following centers are open: The ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - South Brunswick Police have located and arrested a suspect who stole a running pickup truck from a North Brunswick gas station. At 5:15pm Sunday evening South Brunswick Officer Jamal Benbow was notified that a white Toyota pickup truck had just been stolen out of a gas ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - South Brunswick Township Police Chief Raymond Hayducka praised the response of three of his officers in an incident that occurred last week. Officer Aaron Parks, Officer Jarrid Harpster and Officer Brian Luck all responded to a 911 call at a home on Blackhorse Lane on January ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - PSE&G will be conducting roadwork in the township beginning on Monday, January 28 in the Kingston section. The work will begin on Euclid Avenue before heading to Lakeview Drive, Basin Street and Academy Street. South Brunswick Township police officers will be on hand to ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ -  Fire ripped through a South Brunswick family's home on Wednesday, destroying their Fresh Ponds Road home according to the South Brunswick Police Department. Units responded to the home following a 5:35 p.m. call to 911. The caller reported a fire began in the basement of the ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - The portion of Davidsons Mill Road between Route 130 and Riva Avenue has been reopened this afternoon after being shut down earlier this morning. A water main break forced the closure and the resulting detour shortly after 9 a.m. on Monday. The section of the roadway was ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Monday's foot pursuit of a buglary suspect by officers from the South Brunswick Police Department resulted in the arrest of 42 year old Christoph Drummond. Officers responded to a call at 10:59 a.m. from a sales person in a model home in East Meadows Estates. East Meadows ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Officers from the South Brunswick Police Department have apprehended the suspect sought in a Monday morning burglary on Promise Way. The suspect, a white male wearing blue jeans and a hoodie, fled the neighborhood as soon as officers arrived in the area. Officers searched the ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Officers from the South Brunswick Police Department are currently searching for a suspect in connection with a theft from a residence on Promise Way. Several officers are involved in the search in the Beekman Road area according to a Nixle advisory released by the SBPD on ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Route 27 is now open in both directions between Beekman and Henderson Roads. The stretch along Route 27 was closed earlier on January 8 to accommodate utility pole repairs.

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Utility pole work along Route 27 between Beekman Road and Henderson Road is responsible for rush hour delays this morning. The area along Route 27 between Beekman and Henderson is closed so the repairs may be completed. Residents should plan an alternate route along Route 1 or ...

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SOTUH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Five South Brunswick Police Officers were promoted Friday. The promotions were for the ranks of Captain, Lieutenant, and Sergeant. The promoted officers bring 80 years of experience to their new roles, according to a report released by the SBPD today. Chief Raymond Hayducka ...

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CARTERET, NJ - A county resident faces first-degree murder charges and remains at large following the fatal shooting of another local man in Carteret. Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew C. Carey and Director Kenneth Lebrato of the Carteret Police Department have announced that authorities are ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - The South Brunswick Police Department is investigating a Christmas Day theft from the Nativity scene in front Saint Augustine of Canterbury Roman Catholic Church on Henderson Road in the Kendall Park section of the township. The suspect stole the baby Jesus and Mary statues ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - A brave young girl kept herself safe by keeping her wits and being observant avoiding an attempted child-luring near Davidison Mill Road in South Brunswick earlier this week. South Brunswick Police Chief Raymond Hayducka announced Thursday that detectives had made an arrest ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - The South Brunswick Police Department is warning all drivers to use extreme caution when driving on local roads. The police department reports at least 38 motor vehicle accidents iin the four inches of snow that has accumulated within the township. Several citizens have ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Police issued an alert seeking help in finding a 24-year-old South Brunswick man, who was reported missing by his family Friday morning. Authorities said Mahmoud Younes age 24 was last seen Friday morning at a friend's house in North Brunswick.   Police say Younes is ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - A motor vehicle crash in South Brunswick near Whispering Woods Boulevard on Route 1 is causing major traffic delays according to an alert from the township. Motorists are encouraged to take a different route if possible.  Download the FREE TAPinto App!  Click here for ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - A 30-year-old man was arrested on Sunday morning in South Brunswick and charged with the September shooting death of Jibri Chisolm, Mercer County Prosecutor Angelo J. Onofri reported.   Stephan P. Green, of Bond Street, Trenton, is charged with first-degree murder, ...

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