Thursday, December 1, 2022

Morristown Man Found Guilty of Kidnapping, Aggravated Criminal Sexual Contact, and Drug Offenses

MORRIS COUNTY — Morris County Prosecutor Robert J. Carroll, First Assistant Prosecutor Maggie Calderwood, Chief of Detectives Christoph K. Kimker, and Morristown Police Chief Darnell Richardson announce that a jury has found Tyrone Ellison, 35, Morristown, guilty of one count each of first-degree Kidnapping;...

Par-Troy Police Charge Peeping Tom a Month After Crime

PARSIPPANY — You would think it was Halloween. Well, it wasn't yet, but on Wednesday, October 12, Mr. Carlos A. Anchaluisa, 26, Elizabeth, left work from a Nissan dealership on Route 23.  He was on his way home, at approximately 9:22 p.m., when he...

Parsippany Volunteer Ambulance Junior Squad Conducts Food Drive

PARSIPPANY — Parsippany Volunteer Ambulance (PVAS) Junior Squad held a Food Drive at Parsippany ShopRite on Sunday, November 13. They collected food to be donated to Interfaith Food Pantry Network. Parsippany Volunteer Ambulance Squad, Inc has been providing quality Emergency Medical Services since its founding in...

Driver Fell Asleep; Crashed into Utility Phone

PARSIPPANY — Florence Church, 32, Parsippany, was traveling east on Edwards Road, on Sunday, November 6 at 9:31 a.m. and fell asleep while driving. Ms. Church's vehicle struck the curb located in front of Rockaway Meadow School, 160 Edwards Road, then struck the curb in...

Morris County Sheriff’s Office Promotes Three

MORRIS COUNTY — Sheriff James M. Gannon is pleased to announce the promotions of three members, Detective Lieutenant Tracy Medwin, Detective Sergeant Greg Lukaszyk, and Sergeant Travis Somerville. Detective Lieutenant Tracy Medwin was hired by the Sheriff’s Office in December of 2000. She has previously...

Police Seeking Public’s Assistance with Identifying Man Wanted for Robbery

MORRIS PLAINS — The New Jersey State Police and the Morris Plains Police Department are seeking the public’s assistance with identifying a suspect wanted for allegedly scamming and robbing a victim in Morris Plains. On Friday, October 21, at approximately 5:15 p.m., the suspect called...

Morris County Prosecutor Swears In New Detectives

MORRIS COUNTY — Morris County Prosecutor Robert J. Carroll and Chief of Detectives Christoph Kimker announce the hiring of Jenna Powers and Gregory Federici as Detectives for the Morris County Prosecutor’s Office.  Both were officially sworn in at the Morris County Prosecutor’s Office on...

Stabbing at Hilton Hotel During “Chiller Theatre”

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PARSIPPANY — On Sunday, October 30, 2022, at approximately 12:18 p.m., Parsippany Police responded to the Hilton Hotel, One Hilton Court, on a report of a stabbing during the “Chiller Theatre” event. David C. Knestrick, 47, of Norwalk, Connecticut was arrested in connection with a...

Congratulations Parsippany Hills High School Senior Jonah Lance

PARSIPPANY — Jonah Lance was selected by Coach Dave Albano and Athletic Director Todd Ricker to receive a 2022 Steve DiGregorio Young Man of the Year Plaque.  This award is presented to one individual from each member school who demonstrates a selfless commitment to his community,...

Prescription Drug Take Back Day

PARSIPPANY — The Parsippany-Troy Hills Police Department is taking back unwanted prescription drugs Saturday, October 29 between 10:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. in front of the Harmon Face Values Store, 3189 Route 46, located in the Morris Hills Shopping Center. They cannot accept liquids, needles...

Prosecutor Joins Other Officials in Support of Bi-Partisan Federal Legislation To Combat Vehicle Theft

MORRIS COUNTY — Morris County Prosecutor Robert J. Carroll joined other government officials from federal, state, county, and municipal levels at the municipal hall of Madison Borough, during a news conference to support federal legislation that would assist law enforcement in combatting vehicle theft...

Vehicle Fire on Route 10

PARSIPPANY — The Mt. Tabor Volunteer Fire Department was dispatched to Route 10 West near Manor Lane for a reported vehicle fire on Wednesday, October 19 at 12:43 p.m. Upon arrival, a landscaping truck was on fire, with an extension to the trailer and nearby...

Man Wanted By Morris County Prosecutor’s Office

MORRIS COUNTY — Tyson McCoy is wanted by the Morris County Prosecutor’s Office, Narcotics Task Force, for numerous drug related offenses, including first degree Possession with Intent/Distribution of narcotics, announced the Morris County Sheriff's Office. McCoy is a 41-year-old male, 6’1’’ tall, and approximately 180...

Sheriff’s Office Charges Three Suspects with Thefts at County Parks

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MORRIS COUNTY — Morris County Sheriff James M. Gannon announced that two men and one woman have been arrested and charged in connection with motor vehicle burglaries. On Monday afternoon, October 10, the Morris County Sheriff’s Office Patrol Division responded to multiple motor vehicle burglaries...

Prosecutor’s Agent Issued Commendation For Rendering Medical Assistance While Off-Duty

MORRIS COUNTY —  On Tuesday, October 11, Morris County Prosecutor Robert J. Carroll issued a commendation to Agent Gus Amato for rendering medical assistance while off-duty. The commendation, signed by Prosecutor Carroll, First Assistant Prosecutor Maggie M. Calderwood, and Chief of Detectives Christoph K. Kimker,...

Rep. Sherrill Introduces Bipartisan Legislation to Combat Auto Thefts in NJ-11

PARSIPPANY — Representatives Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) and Don Bacon (NE-2) introduced the Auto Theft Prevention Act. This bipartisan legislation will provide state and local law enforcement agencies with federal grant funding to help them combat auto thefts and stolen vehicle trafficking. According to State Police...

Parsippany District 5 Fire Department Open House

PARSIPPANY — Parsippany District 5 Fire Department will host an Open House on Saturday, October 15 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Looking forward to seeing everyone at the Open House! A few reminders about what will be available to everyone. -Trucks to view and climb...

Parsippany Police Department Honors Two of Their Own at Retirement Walkouts: McCarthy and Armenti

PARSIPPANY — The Parsippany-Troy Hills Police Department honored two of their retiring Officers with a ceremonial walk-out, on Friday, September 30. Detective Patrick McCarthy, a 25-year veteran, and Officer Thomas Armenti, with 22 years, will be officially retiring effective October 1, leaving the department with...

Parsippany Rescue and Recovery Installs New Executive Board; Honors Members

PARSIPPANY — Parsippany-Troy Hills Mayor James Barberio installed the new officers of Parsippany Rescue and Recovery on Friday, September 23 at a dinner held at Hanover Manor. The new officers are Billy Sanford, President; Rafael Ortiz, Secretary; Andrew Ludwig, Treasurer and Jack Giannetti, Sergeant At...

Public Service Awareness: Phone Scam

MORRIS COUNTY — The Morris County Sheriff’s Office has recently received multiple notifications from members of the public who have been targets of a phone scam. The phone calls are from the phone number 973-291-2679, and an individual identifying themselves as “Sgt. Joe Caruso from...