Drunk woman with suspended license sideswipes N.J. trooper in Eatontown

assetContentTRENTON — A woman with a suspended license allegedly side-swiped a state trooper vehicle while driving drunk on along a stretch of highway in Monmouth County on Monday, authorities said. Kristen Szatmary, 31, was driving a Ford Focus and allegedly talking on her cell phone when she crashed into a troop car just after noon on… Read the rest of this entry »

Posted: June 8th, 2016 | Author: | Filed under: Monmouth County News | Tags: , , , , , | Comments Off on Drunk woman with suspended license sideswipes N.J. trooper in Eatontown

CAUGHT!

assetContent (1)BERKELEY TOWNSHIP – The man who was the focus of a large-scale manhunt for the past week was apprehended Monday morning in a wooded area off the Garden State Parkway. Authorities located Arthur Buckel – who had been on the run since he was discovered missing from the Bayside State Prison unit at Ancora Psychiatric Hospital… Read the rest of this entry »

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Manhunt for escaped prisoner intensifies near Parkway rest area

assetContent (1)BERKELEY TOWNSHIP – Authorities were searching for escaped prisoner Arthur Buckel in the area around the Forked River rest area on the Garden State Parkway on Monday morning. Shortly after 11 p.m. on Sunday, the New Jersey State Police notified the Lacey Township and Berkeley Township police departments that they were actively searching for the for… Read the rest of this entry »

Posted: May 9th, 2016 | Author: | Filed under: Jersey Shore, New Jersey, News | Tags: , , | Comments Off on Manhunt for escaped prisoner intensifies near Parkway rest area

N.J. trooper struck by car dies of injuries

12802915_829963020464060_6150481213963108092_nWEST DEPTFORD TWP. — A trooper struck by a vehicle while responding to a car fire Monday night has died of his injuries, New… Read the rest of this entry »

Posted: March 8th, 2016 | Author: | Filed under: NJ State Police | Tags: , | Comments Off on N.J. trooper struck by car dies of injuries

Pair busted with $70K in stolen spices at Aberdeen storage facility

assetContent (6)Two men were arrested after being caught with more than $70,000 in stolen spices at a northern Monmouth County storage facility, State Police said. Luis Rivera, 50, of Jersey City and Samir Helou, 56, of Brooklyn, N.Y. were charged with possession of stolen property, according to a news release. Helou was also charged with possession of… Read the rest of this entry »

Posted: February 23rd, 2016 | Author: | Filed under: Monmouth County News | Tags: , , , , , | Comments Off on Pair busted with $70K in stolen spices at Aberdeen storage facility

Off-duty N.J. trooper delivers baby on Garden State Parkway

nj-state-police-symboljpg-02b3e0ada0e0b240_largeMIDDLETOWN — An off-duty New Jersey State Police sergeant, who was heading home from work, delivered a healthy baby girl along the Garden State Parkway Friday, authorities said. “The expecting Lakewood couple were on their way to a hospital in New Brunswick when the baby decided she would not wait any longer,” the State Police said… Read the rest of this entry »

Posted: December 14th, 2015 | Author: | Filed under: Monmouth County News | Tags: , , , , | Comments Off on Off-duty N.J. trooper delivers baby on Garden State Parkway

State Police: Marlboro report was a “good call”

State Police logoThe New Jersey State Police posted the following statement on their facebook page regarding the incident that occurred on a commuter bus on Route 9 in Marlboro this morning:

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Posted: December 10th, 2015 | Author: | Filed under: Monmouth County News, NJ State Police | Tags: , , , | Comments Off on State Police: Marlboro report was a “good call”

NJ State Police Bomb Unit Assisting Marlboro Police with Route 9 Bus

nj-state-police-symboljpg-02b3e0ada0e0b240_largeThe Marlboro Police Department closed Route 9 in both directions this morning, according to reports on 511nj.org and Monmouth County Police, Fire and EMS.

MCPFE is reporting that the NJ Jersey State Police Bomb Unit is assisting the Marlboro PD with a suspicious device left on a bus.

Marlboro Mayor Jon Hornik confirmed that there is police activity involving a NJ Transit Bus on Route 9

Capt. Stephen Jones of the NJSP Public Affairs Unit told MMM that the Arson and Bomb Unit was wrapping up and preparing to leave the scene as of 10:05 a.m.  Jones said that the Marlboro PD is leading the investigation.

Posted: December 10th, 2015 | Author: | Filed under: Marlboro, Monmouth County News, NJ State Police | Tags: , , , , | Comments Off on NJ State Police Bomb Unit Assisting Marlboro Police with Route 9 Bus

‘No credible threat’ against N.J., State Police say in wake of Paris attacks

assetContentIn the wake of Friday’s night’s massacre in Paris — a series of coordinated attacks that reverberated across the globe — the New Jersey State Police say they are carefully monitoring the situation and have reminded troopers to be on alert. Sgt. Jeff Flynn, a spokesman for the agency, said Saturday that troopers are following events… Read the rest of this entry »

Posted: November 14th, 2015 | Author: | Filed under: New Jersey, NJ State Police, War on terror | Tags: , , , , , | Comments Off on ‘No credible threat’ against N.J., State Police say in wake of Paris attacks

2 stabbed at N.J. home of Wu-Tang Clan founder RZA

assetContent (10)MILLSTONE — Authorities are investigating a double stabbing that occurred early Saturday morning at the Millstone home of rapper RZA. Police are saying little about the early-morning incident and it could not immediately be determined whether RZA, whose real name is Robert Fitzgerald Diggs, was home at the time. New Jersey State Police responded to a… Read the rest of this entry »

Posted: November 9th, 2015 | Author: | Filed under: Monmouth County News | Tags: , , , , | Comments Off on 2 stabbed at N.J. home of Wu-Tang Clan founder RZA