Police & Fire Top Stories

January 22, 2019

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – There is an increased police presence at South Plainfield High School today due a report of a possible threat.  On the evening of Jan 21, the South Plainfield Police Department alerted South Plainfield High School administration of a possible threat to the high ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – The South Plainfield Police are asking for the public’s help in capturing two male suspects in the burglary of Krauszers located at 488 Oak Tree Road. According to the police, at approximately 11:00pm on January 8, 2019 two male suspects forced entry into the Bollywood Dance ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - A Piscataway man was sentenced to eight years in prison for crashing the motorcycle he was driving while under the influence of drugs, resulting in the death of his girlfriend. Superior Court Judge Diane Pincus in New Brunswick imposed the sentenced on Ruddy Custodio, 30, for ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – A jackknifed tractor-trailer, on Exit Ramp 4 of Route 287 in South Plainfield, snarled traffic this afternoon. The incident took place at approximately 3:00pm, and stalled traffic northbound on Route 287 and along Durham Avenue. Bad weather and the jackknifed truck hindered ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ – Six new officers, each with longstanding ties to the community and families in law enforcement, were officially sworn in as the newest members of the South Plainfield Police Department this week.  “I don't recall, over the last 10 years or so, ever having six new officers ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Authorities are warning Middlesex County residents of scam calls from people claiming to be law enforcement officers who have outstanding warrants that can only be avoided through the use of prepaid credit cards, The Middlesex County Sheriff's Office is advising residents to ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - The South Plainfield Police Department is asking the public for assistance in identifying two motor vehicles involved in a hit-and-run motor vehicle accident involving a stolen motor vehicle.  On Tuesday, October 30th, 2018, at 11:30 PM, a stolen white Lexus occupied by one ...

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