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Police & Fire

The latest on local crime and public safety.
South Brunswick Firefighters Battle Two-Alarm Warehouse Fire

South Brunswick Firefighters Battle Two-Alarm Warehouse Fire

The Monmouth Junction Volunteer Fire Department was dispatched at 11:13 a.m. to 925 Georges Rd., Nuvida Plastic Technology.
Gas Main Break In South Brunswick Closes Route 32 Westbound, Near New Jersey Turnpike Exit 8A

Gas Main Break In South Brunswick Closes Route 32 Westbound, Near New Jersey Turnpike Exit 8A

Heavy delays on Route 535 and the surrounding streets were expected.
On His Birthday, Police Arrest Mother Of Slain Middlesex County Boy

On His Birthday, Police Arrest Mother Of Slain Middlesex County Boy

After the 1992 murder of then 5-year-old Wiltsey, Michelle Lodzinski, who was arrested, moved to Florida.
Prosecutor connects 3 earlier accidents to truck driver charged for fatal Lawrence accident

Prosecutor connects 3 earlier accidents to truck driver charged for fatal Lawrence accident

Everrett, 38, was involved in three traffic incidents before a fatal crash near Colonial Lake on July 17.
Lawrenceville Police Report

Lawrenceville Police Report

Lawrenceville Police Department's call log from Monday, August 4 to Tuesday, August 5.
Mercer County Man Sentenced to Seven Years in Prison for Selling Oxycodone

Mercer County Man Sentenced to Seven Years in Prison for Selling Oxycodone

Anthony DiMatteo, 32, of Trenton, was also sentenced to serve three years of supervised release and a fine of $1,000.
Lawrenceville Police Report

Lawrenceville Police Report

Police reports from Friday, July 25 to Sunday, July 27.
Dump Truck Driver Charged in Fatal Crash in Lawrence Township

Dump Truck Driver Charged in Fatal Crash in Lawrence Township

Juan Martinez was charged with false reports to law enforcement officer.
Police Probe Man's Death After Truck, Car End Up Submerged Lawrence Lake

Police Probe Man's Death After Truck, Car End Up Submerged Lawrence Lake

A rescue team, including a Hazmat crew and divers, worked to save the passengers of the car, police said.
False Reports in Lawrence Township Investigation

False Reports in Lawrence Township Investigation

A cyclist who claimed he was held at gun point by a reckless driver has changed his story.
Port Authority of NY-NJ Warns of E-ZPass Email Scam

Port Authority of NY-NJ Warns of E-ZPass Email Scam

Customers have been receiving emails which tell them to download an invoice and square off fabricated debts.
Trucker Nearly Strikes Bicyclist In Lawrenceville, Pulls Gun

Trucker Nearly Strikes Bicyclist In Lawrenceville, Pulls Gun

The tractor trailer driver pulled over on the northbound side of the roadway and an argument ensued. The tractor trailer driver pointed what appeared to be a black handgun at the bicyclist
Cops: 4-Year-Old Middlesex County N.J. Girl Mauled By Pit Bulls

Cops: 4-Year-Old Middlesex County N.J. Girl Mauled By Pit Bulls

The child, whose identity is being withheld, was taken to Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital where she is being treated for injuries suffered in the attack, police said.
South Brunswick Crash Seriously Injures Mercer County Man

South Brunswick Crash Seriously Injures Mercer County Man

The crash forced both vehicles off the roadway and onto the lawn of the Coaster Corporation.
20 New Jersey Towns With Most Reported Alcoholism

20 New Jersey Towns With Most Reported Alcoholism

Independence Day also has become the deadliest holiday weekend for alcohol-related traffic crashes - even ahead of New Year's Day.