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West Orange Police Arrest Suspected Drug Dealer and More From West Orange Police Department

August 29, 2016

WEST ORANGE, NJ — A man with confirmed outstanding warrants out of West Orange, Orange and Newark was arrested in West Orange on Aug. 24. Orange resident Damani Shakeel Weekes, 24, was familiar amongst the West Orange Special Investigations Unit as a suspected drug dealer and a wanted person.

On Aug. 24, Detective John Rolli and Lt. William Varanelli of the West Orange Police ...

West Orange Fire Department Responds to Overnight Car Fire on I-280

WEST ORANGE, NJ — The West Orange Fire Department responded to and exterminated an overnight truck fire on I-280 in West Orange at approximately 10:20 p.m. on Monday. According to New Jersey State Police, the driver was not injured.

The westbound driver of a 2006 Dodge Ram Pickup immediately pulled over near Exit 8A when he noticed smoke coming from his vehicle. Subsequent to ...

Car Reported Stolen Friday from Essex County Country Club and More From TAP into West Orange

WEST ORANGE, NJ—A Long Valley resident reported to township police that his 2014 Toyota Corolla was stolen from a parking lot of the Essex County Country Club sometime between the morning and the afternoon on August 19.

According to the victim, a number of items were in the car, including men’s golf clothing, children’s clothing, golf clubs and shoes, a child’s car ...

Two Maplewood Fires on Saturday Under Investigation

MAPLEWOOD, NJ — On Saturday, Aug. 20, two fires were reported in Maplewood within thirty minutes of each other: one at the Dollar Tree store on Springfield Ave., and one at a residential home on Burnett Ave.

At about 7:10 p.m. on Saturday, the Maplewood Fire Department received a report of an "extinguished fire with a smoke ...

West Orange Police Arrest Suspected Drug Dealer and More From West Orange Police Department

August 29, 2016

WEST ORANGE, NJ — A man with confirmed outstanding warrants out of West Orange, Orange and Newark was arrested in West Orange on Aug. 24. Orange resident Damani Shakeel Weekes, 24, was familiar amongst the West Orange Special Investigations Unit as a suspected drug dealer and a wanted person.

On Aug. 24, Detective John Rolli and Lt. William Varanelli of the West Orange Police ...

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Scotch Plains Rescue Squad Tip of the Month –Teenagers and Prescription Drugs

Parents are usually diligent about talking to their kids about drugs and alcohol.  However, when they think of drugs, most tend to focus on marijuana, heroin, cocaine and other well-known street drugs.  Often overlooked are the drugs sitting in their own medicine cabinets.

Prescription drug abuse among teens is a national health crisis.  A survey launched by The Partnership at ...