Police & Fire
The latest on local crime and public safety.
Three Students traveled to the Footprint Power Headquarters in Bridgewater to protest a proposed natural gas plant in their state.
A “highly intoxicated” 19-year-old Plainfield resident was escorted off of a residential roof top by the North Plainfield Fire Department.
A 33-year-old Somerset County man has been charged for a sex crime involving a minor committed in 2000.
There is reportedly a 5 minute delay on Route 78 as of 7:31 a.m. at exit 33 for Route 525/Liberty Corner Road/Martinsville Road.
A 51-year-old Basking Ridge woman died in a single-car accident in Watchung at around 1:30 a.m. on Friday.
The detective bureau is asking for assistance from residents in the Whitenack Road area.
Law enforcement officers in Somerset County will be focusing on drunk drivers as part of the 2014 Labor Day “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over"
Two Middlesex County men have been indicted by a Somerset County Court for an alleged bid-stealing scheme carried out in 2012.
A middlesex man was arrested after he was found stopped at a Somerset County Dunkin' Donuts with the municipal car he allegedly stole.
Two suspects from the same vehicle were taken away from the scene of a crash in the Bernards section of Route 287 in handcuffs on Monday.
A 61-year-old Somerset County woman crashed into the front porch of a Franklin Township home for "unknown reasons" on Sunday morning.
UPDATE: South bound shoulder and right lane as well as all north bound lanes are open now open on I-287 after a serious accident in Bernards
Steven Walker, 52, of Bernards Township died in an accident along Route 287 after his car struck a tree on Saturday.
A 30-year-old Bedminster man jumped about 135 feet off the Goethals Bridge in an attempted suicide and survived.
Tobias G. Vestal, 21, of Somerset County was arrested for possession of marijuana - street value estimated at about $5,000.
A team of assessors from the New Jersey State Association of Chiefs of Police (NJSACOP) is conducting a pubic call in session on August 4.
A Somerset County man has been indicted for setting his ex-girlfriends home on fire with cologne while her 14-year-old sister was inside.
The Bernards Township Police Department is asking all residents and businesses with burglary and fire alarm systems to register them.
A 29-year-old Somerset County woman was arrested on Tuesday for possessing a large quantity synthetic cannabinoid and cocaine.
A 21-year-old Basking Ridge man is still in critical condition after falling off a parking decking in a "apparent suicide attempt."