Harrison police blotter entries

Sept. 22 At about 4:35 p.m., the owner of a 2009 Hyundai Elantra came into Harrison Police HQ…

Kearny fire displaces 5

By Karen Zautyk Observer Correspondent  KEARNY–  A kitchen fire last Thursday temporarily displaced five persons and sent one of…

News from Nutley PD blotter

At about 10 p.m. on Sept. 11, Nutley police arrested 48-year-old Martin Lucas of Newark in connection with a drug…

Notes from the KPD blotter

Sept. 14  Officer Chris Levchak, on patrol at 5:45 a.m., saw a man asleep behind the wheel of…

One dead in Lyndhurst shooting

The state Attorney General’s Shooting Response Team is investigating a fatal shooting of the driver of…

DNA, the KPD & the NYPD

Back in April, Kearny police apprehended a Bayonne man for allegedly engaging in a “lewd and lacivious act” — on…

KPD: Drug bust near middle school

A North Arlington man, found slumped inside a car in the vicinity of Lincoln School, was arrested last week…

News from the Nutley police blotter

Aside from 37 traffic investigations and 52 medical calls, the Nutley Police Department also responded to these incidents during the…

A bridge too hot

By Karen Zautyk  Observer Correspondent  KEARNY – If it’s true that bad things happen in threes, then Kearny’s…

KPD: The thin & thick of it

A man described as a known shoplifter” called attention to himself last week when he went into a…

Chase ends in 5-car crash

A police chase of a suspect from Newark ended with a multi-car crash at the Nutley exit of Rt.…

Nutley police arrest suspicious man who had warrants

During the past week, the Nutley Police Department responded to 120 calls for service, including 14…

Kearny man collared in Lyndhurst home invasion

LYNDHURST – A suspect in a home invasion incident in Lyndhurst has been placed under arrest,…

UPDATE: Missing Nutley woman found safely in Newark

Nutley Police have located Juilia Dellaguzzo, the 85-year-old missing woman who wandered off  yesterday. Police say…

Vehicular homicide charge in fatal crash

A Union City truck driver has been charged with vehicular homicide in connection with a N.J. Turnpike crash that claimed the…