MONMOUTH COUNTY – The State Police announced plans for DWI checkpoints in a pair of Jersey Shore towns on Saturday in a Facebook post that took shots at commenters who criticized past checkpoint announcements. “Beware of taking advice from Google lawyers,” the State Police wrote. “Rest assured that checkpoints are legal and that their purpose is… Read the rest of this entry »Posted: August 3rd, 2017 | Author: Art Gallagher | Filed under: Monmouth County News, New Jersey, NJ State Police | Tags: Belmar, DWI Check Points, Google lawyer, Monmouth County News, Neptune, New Jersey, NJ State Police | Comments Off on State Police plan DWI checkpoints in 2 Jersey Shore towns Saturday
Authorities arrested four men and seized $9.6 million in heroin following a month-long investigation into drug distribution, New Jersey State Police announced. Investigators seized 120 kilos of heroin, as well as methamphetamine, fentanyl and a huge haul of Percocet tablets in raids in Bergen and Burlington counties. State police and members of the North Bergen Police… Read the rest of this entry »Posted: July 2nd, 2017 | Author: admin | Filed under: New Jersey, NJ State Police | Tags: Bergen County, Burlington County, Daniel Vasquez, Drug Raid, Jesus Carrillo-Pineda, Jesus Yanez-Martinez, New Jersey, NJ State Police, Omar Rodriguez | Comments Off on $9.6M worth of heroin seized in ‘record-level’ New Jersey drug raid
The New Jersey State Police is seeking the public’s assistance in locating Jermasia Wright, a 14 year old black female who has been missing from the Pine Drive Group Home in Millstone since March 1, 2017.
Jermasia Wright is 5’8”, 120 pounds and has a dark complexion. She has ties to Sewell, Glassboro, and Hackensack in New Jersey as well as Wilmington, Delaware. She also uses the alias, Mia Hollston, according to the NJSP announcement.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the New Jersey State Police Missing Persons Unit at 609-882-2000 ext. 2893 or NJSP Hamilton Station at 609-584-5000 ext. 5287. Anonymous tips are welcome.Posted: March 16th, 2017 | Author: Art Gallagher | Filed under: Monmouth County News, NJ State Police | Tags: Jermasia Wright, Mia Hollston, Millstone, Missing child, Monmouth County News, NJ State Police, Pine Drive Group Home | Comments Off on State Police Seeks Help In Locating 14 Year Old Girl Missing From Millstone Group Home
Monmouth County forecast: 8-12 inches. Blizzard Warning in effect at 8PM tonightArt Gallagher | Filed under: Monmouth County News, New Jersey, NJ State Police | Tags: Monmouth County News, NJ State Police, Stella, Winter Storm Stella | Comments Off on Here comes Winter Storm Stella: The latest from the NJ State Police
The New Jersey State Police is offering a $1,000.00 reward for information leading to the arrest of Jeremiah Monell. Monell is wanted for the murder of his estranged wife, Tara O’Shea-Watson, in her Commercial Township home on December 19. Detectives with the New Jersey State Police Homicide South Unit, Troop “A” Criminal Investigation Office, and Fugitive… Read the rest of this entry »Posted: December 26th, 2016 | Author: admin | Filed under: News | Tags: Jeremiah Monell, murder, New Jersey, NJ State Police, Tara O'Shea-Watson | Comments Off on Reward Offered for Wife Killer Still on the Run
Motorists already know that heavier than normal traffic is part for the course on a holiday weekend. In addition to extra drivers on the road, New Jersey State Police have announced that they’ll also have an added presence the next several days. An additional 80 troopers will be on patrol from 6 p.m. Friday until 6… Read the rest of this entry »Posted: December 24th, 2016 | Author: admin | Filed under: New Jersey, News | Tags: Christmas weekend, New Jersey, NJ State Police | 1 Comment »
NJ State Trooper Frankie Williams was killed in an on-duty head on collision on Monday night, according to an announcement by Colonel Rick Fuentes, Superintendent of the New Jersey State Police.
The crash occurred shortly before 7 p.m. on Highway 55 in Millville City, Cumberland County.
At 6:59 p.m., in the area of milepost 22.2, a man traveling southbound in his Toyota Corolla crossed the grass median, entered the northbound lanes, and struck the marked troop car head-on. Trooper Williams was traveling northbound responding to a call for service.Art Gallagher | Filed under: New Jersey, News, NJ State Police | Tags: New Jersey, news, NJ State Police, Trooper Frankie Williams | 1 Comment »
Colonel Rick Fuentes, Superintendent of the New Jersey State Police, announced the deployment of 80 members of New Jersey Task Force 1 to assist with search and rescue operations as Hurricane Matthew moves closer into Florida. The highly trained team comprised of police, fire, and emergency medical personnel arrived at Joint… Read the rest of this entry »Posted: October 7th, 2016 | Author: admin | Filed under: New Jersey, News | Tags: Florida, Hurricane Matthew, New Jersey, New Jersey Task Force 1, news, NJ State Police | Comments Off on New Jersey Task Force Heads to Florida for Hurricane Operations
EATOWNTOWN — Local police and a bomb and arson squad from the State Police were investigating a suspicious package at a FedEx Office store Thursday night. Police were called sometime before 8:30 p.m. to the business at 255 Rt. 35, when the package was discovered. “A package has been safely isolated at our facility in Eatontown.… Read the rest of this entry »Posted: August 19th, 2016 | Author: admin | Filed under: Eatontown, Monmouth County News | Tags: Bomb Scare, Eatontown, FedEx, Monmouth County News, NJ State Police | Comments Off on Bomb squad called to Eatontown business
Shawn Bovasso, 47 of Howell and Abeer Jaffri, 24 of Marlboro were among the 40 New Jersey men charged in a statewide crackdown on child pornography distribution announced by Attorney General Christoper Porrino yesterday.
Bovasso had over 5000 files of child pornography on his computer at the time of his arrest by State Police detectives on July 15th. Troopers also found and seized two assault weapons from his residence. The assault weapons are being examined to determine if charges against Bovasso are appropriate.
Jaffri was arrested on May 31 and charged with both distribution and possession of child pornography.admin | Filed under: Monmouth County News, New Jersey, NJ State Police | Tags: Abeer Jaffri, Attorney General Christopher Porrino, Child Pornography, Col Rick Fuentes, Kiddie porn, Monmouth County News, NJ State Police, Operation Statewide, Shawn Bovasso | Comments Off on 2 Monmouth County Men Among 40 Caught In Statewide Kiddie Porn Op