Armed Robbery At Westfield Avenue 7-Eleven

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Published: July 26, 2018
Armed Robbery At Westfield Avenue 7-Eleven  | read this item

This morning at around 2:14 a.m., Roselle Park Police Department (RPPD) officers responded to a report of an armed robbery that occurred at the 7-Eleven located at 573 West Westfield Avenue. Police reported that three (3) individuals entered the store at approximately 2:12 a.m., one-armed with a handgun and another with a stun gun. They […]

Police Activity Report: July 1 – 14, 2018

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Published: July 19, 2018
Police Activity Report: July 1 - 14, 2018  | read this item

July 1, 2018 At 1251 a.m., Roselle Park Police Department (RPPD) Officer Dean Khallaf conducted a motor vehicle stop on a 2001 Toyota for a moving violation. The driver of the vehicle, Brian P. Walsh, age 19 of Roselle Park, was arrested for driving while intoxicated. He was also found to be in possession of […]

RPPD Youth Academy Registration Open Till July 20th

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Published: July 11, 2018
RPPD Youth Academy Registration Open Till July 20th  | read this item

This year’s Roselle Park Police Department (RPPD) Youth Academy is scheduled for July 30th to August 3rd. The weeklong academy will run from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. in Roselle Park. This will be the sixth season for this program which is designed to provide middle school age youths in the area with the opportunity […]

Part Of West Colfax Avenue To Be Closed Saturday

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Published: June 28, 2018
Part Of West Colfax Avenue To Be Closed Saturday  | read this item

West Colfax Avenue from Hazel Street to Laurel Avenue will be closed to vehicular traffic on Saturday, June 30th. The road will be blocked from 2 p.m. till 11 o’clock at night to accommodate for the borough’s fireworks event. The Roselle Park Police Department (RPPD) asks drivers and area residents to plan alternate routes. The […]

Pedestrian Struck By Vehicle On Westfield Avenue Dies Of Injuries

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Published: June 13, 2018
Pedestrian Struck By Vehicle On Westfield Avenue Dies Of Injuries  | read this item

Yesterday, June 12th, at around 1:40 p.m., Roselle Park Police Department (RPPD) officers responded to the area of East Westfield Avenue at Pershing Avenue for a motor vehicle accident involving a pedestrian and a 2006 4-door Ford F-150 pick up. Officer first arriving on-scene found 78-year-old female victim, Lut Kwok Yeung, lying unconscious on the […]

Police Activity Report: May 5 – 24, 2018

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Published: May 31, 2018
Police Activity Report: May 5 - 24, 2018  | read this item

May 5, 2018 At 11:42 p.m., Roselle Park Police Department (RPPD) officer Avsar Patel conduct Township,ed motor vehicle stop on a 2006 Honda at the intersection of Sheridan Avenue and East Grant Avenue for several equipment violations. The passenger of the vehicle, Ashley Villela, age 21 of Union was found to be in possession of […]

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 […]

Job Openings For Five Municipal Positions

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Published: May 8, 2018
Job Openings For Five Municipal Positions  | read this item

The borough clerk’s office has posted five (5) positions. They are: Casano Center Bus Driver Casano Center Desk Person Crossing Guard DPW Superintendent Economic Development Coordinator The Casano Center has been seeking a part-time bus driver since  January of this year. Applicants must have a Class C Driver’s License with Passenger Endorsement or Class A and […]

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 […]

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