Fire Department Memorial Service On May 16th

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Published: May 9, 2018
Fire Department Memorial Service On May 16th  | read this item

Roselle Park’s annual Fire Department Memorial Service will be on Wednesday, May 16th. The ceremony will be attended by members of all three hose companies in the borough which are Lorraine Hose Co. #1 (Sherman Avenue @ East Westfield Avenue), Central Hose Co. #2 (Chestnut Street @ West Lincoln Avenue), and Faitoute Hose Co#3 (Laurel […]

Police Body Camera Captures Rescue Of Man From Burning Car

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Published: May 8, 2018
Police Body Camera Captures Rescue Of Man From Burning Car  | read this item

On Sunday May 5, 2018 at 7:41 am, Roselle Park Police Department (RPPD) received several calls concerning a vehicle parked on the 100 Block of West Lincoln Avenue. A concerned caller initially reported a strange noise coming from a vehicle causing a smoke condition. The caller reported the vehicle was possibly occupied. A subsequent 9-1-1 […]

Driver Who Reportedly Led RPPD In Car Chase Arrested In Westfield

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Published: May 7, 2018
Driver Who Reportedly Led RPPD In Car Chase Arrested In Westfield  | read this item

On Saturday, May 5th, at approximately 1:12 in the morning, Roselle Park Police Department (RPPD) Officer Ryan Hokanson attempted to conduct a motor vehicle stop on a 2007 grey Mazda along East Westfield Avenue at Chestnut Street for equipment violations. The Mazda reportedly sped away from Officer Hokanson and a pursuit was initiated. The driver […]

Council Discussed Dryer Fire Safety

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Published: April 16, 2018
Council Discussed Dryer Fire Safety  | read this item

According to the United States Fire Administration, 2,900 home clothes dryer fires are reported each year and cause an estimated five deaths, 100 injuries, and $35,000,000 in property loss. Failure to clean the dryer is the leading cause – more than one out of every three – of home clothes dryer fires. At the April […]

RPPD To Host Presentation In May On Current Drug Trends

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Published: April 12, 2018
RPPD To Host Presentation In May On Current Drug Trends  | read this item

The Roselle Park Police Department (RPPD) through its Community Policing Unit will host a presentation to help parents and guardians become familiar with current drug trends. The free informative event is open to the public ad will be held on Tuesday, May 8th, at 7 p.m. at the Roselle Park Municipal Complex. A speaker from […]

RPPD To Offer Free Baby & Toddler Car Seat Safety Inspection

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Published: April 8, 2018
RPPD To Offer Free Baby & Toddler Car Seat Safety Inspection  | read this item

Roselle Park Police Department’s (RPPD) Community Policing Unit (COP) along with the Safe Kids Coalition and the Union County Police Department will be hosting a Baby & Toddler Car Seat Safety Inspection at the Michael Mauri Park parking lot. The event is free and open to the public. The public service will take place on […]

RP PBA Donates To RPHS Soldier Care Package Program

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Published: April 6, 2018
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RP PBA Donates To RPHS Soldier Care Package Program  | read this item

The Roselle Park Police Benevolent Association (PBA) Local 27 presented a $500 donation to the Roselle Park High School (RPHS) Soldier Care Package program. Since last April, RPHS teachers Matthew Spricigo, Fran Maggio, and Kara Dowling have been working with students and sending care packages to servicemen and women serving overseas. The group is always […]

Distracted Drivers On RPPD’s Radar

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Published: March 31, 2018
Distracted Drivers On RPPD's Radar  | read this item

Tomorrow, Roselle Park Police Department (RPPD) will be taking part in a statewide campaign to target distracted drivers. The New Jersey Division of Highway Traffic Safety awarded over 200 local and county law enforcement departments a total of $1.4 million in grant money to participate in the “UDrive. UText. UPay.” enforcement campaign on Sunday, April […]

Police Activity Report (March 14 – 22, 2018)

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Published: March 29, 2018
Police Activity Report (March 14 - 22, 2018)  | read this item

March 14, 2018 At approximately 10:52 p.m., Roselle Park Police Department (RPPD) Officer Owen Law conducted a motor vehicle stop on a 2007 Mitsubishi for a moving violation on E. Westfield Ave. at Linden Road. The driver of the vehicle, Valensky Valeus, age 20 from South Amboy, reportedly had initially identified himself to police as […]

Police Activity Report (March 7 – 14, 2018)

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Published: March 21, 2018
Police Activity Report (March 7 - 14, 2018)  | read this item

March 7, 2018 At approximately 2:41 a.m., Roselle Park Police Department (RPPD) Officer Angelo Marino conducted a pedestrian stop on two individuals for jaywalking along Chestnut Street. One of the males identified as Andre Myrick, age 51 from Newark, was arrested on the strength of warrants out of the Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office that was […]

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