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First West Orange Self Defense and Safety Seminar Exceeds Expectations

April 25, 2018

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Nearly triple the expected number of participants attended Sunday’s free self defense and safety seminar hosted by the West Orange Police Department (WOPD) in partnership with the martial arts instructors of Mobile1KravMaga and sponsored by the West Orange Recreation Department as part of Sexual Abuse Awareness Month.

The three-hour session, attended by ...

Still Time to Register West Orange Safety and Self Defense Seminar

WEST ORANGE, NJ — As the topic of sexual harassment and assault against women continues to dominate headlines across the country, the West Orange Police Department is partnering with the West Orange Recreation Department (WOPD), West Orange Public Schools and one of the nation’s leading martial arts instructors on April 22 to provide a free session focused on everyday safety tips ...

West Orange Resident Thanks Livingston Police for Lifesaving Efforts

LIVINGSTON, NJ — West Orange resident Peter McDonald was visiting a friend in Livingston on Jan. 22 when he suddenly became unresponsive. On Sunday night, a healthy McDonald returned to the Livingston Police Department to thank the officers for their life-saving efforts. 

When McDonald became unconscious in January, the woman he was visiting immediately reported his condition to ...

Washington Elementary and Edison Middle Placed on Lockdown

UPDATE: After West Orange police completed a search of the neighborhood and surrounding areas, the department provided the "all clear" for both schools to lift the lockdown. Both schools resumed regular schedule at 1:14 p.m.

WEST ORANGE, NJ — Washington Elementary and Edison Middle Schools, located near downtown West Orange, were placed on lockdown this afternoon ...

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