Police & Fire
The latest on local crime and public safety.
More than a dozen involved in obtaining and selling drugs, U.S. Attorney says.
A dozen car break-ins and attempted break-ins were reported in the August 12 MPD police blotter.
Information from the August 12 MPD Police Blotter.
Handprint left in alleged attempted carjacking one of several clues that led authorities to Seattle man now suspected of four homicides.
An impaired driving enforcement crackdown will be conducted locally as part of a national campaign, “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over.”
A fourth person may have also been at the scene of the shooting.
An adult and two children were involved in the accident, the only injury sustained was a finger laceration.
Eric Williams was arrested in May for an alleged robbery and assault in West Orange.
No one was injured, but two homes and a vehicle sustained bullet holes, police said.
Seattle man and two West Orange teens charged in the slaying of Livingston resident Brendan Tevlin.
Brendan Tevlin, a Livingston resident, was fatally shot in June on Northfield Avenue in West Orange.
One juvenile was apprehended and a warrant has been issued for the second boy's arrest.
No one was hurt in early-morning blaze Saturday.
The disease has mostly been found in Uganda and the Democratic Republic of Congo in recent years. The virus causes Ebola hemorrhagic fever.
Accident occurred last week at the intersection of Elm Street in Montclair.
Donald Easterling, 26, is accused of shooting a 19-year veteran police officer who was responding to a report of a robbery in progress.
Bloomfield resident allegedly distributed images and videos depicting child sex abuse.
Incidents occurred last weekend at an office complex in the area of Park Street and Claremont Avenue.
Jamar Darby had previously pleaded guilty to robbing 14 businesses during a six-month span in 2012 and 2013.
Accident occurred in Little Falls near Montclair State University.