American Legion honors Kearny cop & firefighter of the year

Kearny's American Legion honored the Kearny Policeman and Firefighter of the Year.

KPD: Couple unaware whether they could slap each other’s butts

An argument ensued with a couple over whether their dating status entitled them to spanking privileges.

2 men — one a former Harrison cop, another a former Kearny resident — admit to bilking customers after Super Storm Sandy: OCPO

The duo operated a contractor business from 2014 to 2017 in Central & South Jersey

KPD: Dispute over iPads leads to burglary & robbery charges for duo

On May 3 at 2:24 p.m., Officers Ryan Stickno, Mat Lopez, Pedro Pina and Sgt. Pat…

Man who kept police at bay for 21 hours identified by Lyndhurst PD

The Thomas Avenue man who reportedly kept Lyndhurst police at bay for 21 hours over the…

DEVELOPING — Police activity on Thomas Avenue in Lyndhurst

There is substantial police activity on Thomas Avenue in Lyndhurst, where part of the street is…

KPD: Where’d that pallet of pot come from?

Officer Ekladious learned from a freight forwarding company they had received a trailer containing a pallet…

Kearny sends three probies to fire academy

Kearny Police Department’s Junior Police Academy returns this summer after 2-year hiatus

For the first time since 2019, the KPD Junior Police Academy returns to Lincoln Middle School…

Harrison hires 7 new in blue to meet demands of massive population growth

Little by little, the Town of Harrison is taking steps to rebuild its police force to…

KPD: Man arrested in connection to bank robbery is Kearny man, 38

KPD: Man arrested in connection to bank robbery is Kearny man, 38

DEVELOPING — King says arrest made in Schuyler Bank robbery

Kearny Police Chief George King tells The Observer the man police believe committed the bank robbery…