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NJ C4PCC and Sheriff’s Office to Host Law Enforcement Night

MORRIS COUNTY — Morris County Sheriff James Gannon,  Hanover Township Mayor Thomas “Ace” Gallagher, East Hanover Mayor Joseph Pannullo, Florham Park Mayor Mark Taylor, and the 200 Club of Morris County announced they are hosting a Law Enforcement Night at Mennen Arena on Friday,...

Driver Runs Traffic Signal, Crashes and Vehicle Overturns

PARSIPPANY — On Wednesday, January 18, at 4:43 p.m. Ms. Sanjna Katyal, 52, was stopped in her 2022 Tesla 3, facing west at the traffic signal (in the left straight lane) on the off-ramp of Route 287 South at the intersection of Parsippany Boulevard. Ms....

Prosecutor’s Office Hosts Law Symposium and Memorandum of Agreement Signing with School Superintendents

MORRIS COUNTY — Morris County Prosecutor Robert Carroll, Morris County Sheriff James Gannon and Morris County Executive County Superintendent Dr. Nancy Gartenberg hosted a Signing Day and Law Day Symposium on January 20, 2023, at the Morris County Police Safety Academy. The event was...

Parsippany Hires Nine New Police Officers

PARSIPPANY — Mayor James Barberio conducted a swearing-in ceremony for nine newly hired Parsippany-Troy Hills Police Officers on Thursday, January 5, at Parsippany Municipal Building. The hiring of nine new police officers was unanimously approved when the council passed a resolution Wednesday authorizing their hire...

Parsippany Resident Arrested for DWI in Hanover Township

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PARSIPPANY — Hanover Township Police Officer Erick Magley arrested Ketankumar Shah, 56, Parsippany, after responding to a motor vehicle accident on Tuesday, December 20, at 11:17 p.m. Mr. Shah was traveling on Highland Avenue, and attempted to make a U-Turn in a driveway and hit...

Man Dies After Car Overturns, Strikes Tree On Route 80 In Parsippany

PARSIPPANY — Kevin Barradas, 21, Dover, was killed in a car collision late Friday, January 6, at approximately 10:51 p.m., according to police. The crash occurred on Route 80 eastbound near milepost 45 in the local lanes in Parsippany, a spokesperson from the New Jersey...

Avinash Kuna, 32, died on Lake Hopatcong

PARSIPPANY — Lake Parsippany resident Avinash Kuna, 32, passed away on Saturday, June 1 during an accident on Lake Hopatcong. His body wasn't recovered until Monday evening. Avi, who turned 32 on May 28, went to Lake Hopatcong on Saturday morning with a group of his friends...

Prosecutor’s Office Members Presented with Distinguished Service Awards for Bias Crime Educational Program

MORRIS COUNTY — Attorney General Matthew J. Platkin, Morris County Prosecutor Robert J. Carroll, and members of the New Jersey Bias Crime Officers Association honored two Morris County Prosecutor’s Office members with Distinguished Service Awards on January 6 during the NJBCOA Conference. Morris County Prosecutor’s...

Acting Morris County Prosecutor and Chief of Detectives Hold Promotion Ceremony for Investigators

MORRIS COUNTY — Acting Morris County Prosecutor Robert J. Carroll and Chief of Detectives Christoph Kimker announce the promotion of several members of the investigative team within the Morris County Prosecutor’s Office. The following members will be promoted and assigned as indicated: Captain Robert M....

Two Patients Transported to Hospital after Small Fire

PARSIPPANY — The Mount Tabor Fire Department, along with Morris Plains Fire Department, Morris Plains Fire Association, Cedar Knolls Fire Department, Boonton Fire Department, Parsippany Police Department, Parsippany Emergency Medical Services, Morris County Office of Emergency Management EMS, Atlantic ALS, and Morris County Sheriff's...

Two Vehicle Crash on Littleton Road Sends Driver to Hospital

PARSIPPANY — On Sunday, January 29 at 11:15 p.m. Mr. Josephlus Debblay, 39, was traveling southbound on Littleton Road, passing Dartford Road. Ms. Giuseppin, 50,  was traveling north on Littleton Road, passing Halsey Road, and had trouble negotiating the curve of the roadway. Debblay's vehicle, a...

Parsippany’s Expert: Aurora Information Security & Risk Found Liable for Fraud UPHELD

PARSIPPANY — On November 7, 2016, United States Court of Appeals found Mayor James Barberio and Township Attorney John Inglesino’s expert witness, (in the Captain James Carifi lawsuit), Matthew Ferrante “Not Credible” and ordered to pay Douglas Ferguson $371,594.34. This particular lawsuit was between Aurora (Matthew Ferrante)...

Driver Charged with DWI Collided with School Bus Carrying School Children

PARSIPPANY — A school bus carrying ten children was hit by a driver who later was charged with Driving Under the Influence. At Parsippany Police Station, Ms. Cristin Isaacson, 40, Mendham, was given a breathalyzer test, and her Blood Alcohol Concentration (BAC) was registered...

Parsippany Police Sergeant Dies at 46

PARSIPPANY — Richard C. Davis Jr., passed away on Thursday, May 28. He was born in Livingston and grew up in Boonton moving to Parsippany in 1994. Rich was a 24 year dedicated member of the Parsippany Police Department receiving the rank of Sergeant in 2007. He was a...

Morris County Prosecutor’s Office Honors Lieutenant Susan Johnson Upon Retirement

MORRIS COUNTY — After 26 years of service in law enforcement, Lieutenant Susan Johnson has announced her retirement. Morris County Prosecutor Robert J. Carroll, Chief of Detectives Christoph Kimker, and Deputy Chief Robert McNally honored Lt. Johnson for her superlative service. They expressed the...

Extension causes fire in apartment on North Beverwyck Road

PARSIPPANY — Lake Hiawatha Fire Department District 4 responded to a report of a Commercial Structure Fire in an apartment building on Sunday, September 15 at 9:05 a.m. at 87 North Beverwyck Road. Members form Parsippany-Troy Hills Volunteer Fire Department District 5 was immediately dispatched to...

Stolen Catalytic Converters on the Rise, Even in Parsippany

PARSIPPANY — Catalytic converter theft has been rising, not only in Parsippany but across the nation. According to Brian Conover, Parsippany Police Department, "We have had over 70 catalytic converters stolen from vehicles since the beginning of this year. In Parsippany, it's not just...

Update: Massive Fire in Green Hill Plaza

PARSIPPANY — Early morning fire was reported at approximately 12:45 a.m., on Tuesday, January 4, a multi-alarm fire in the Green Hill Plaza, Parsippany Road. Witnesses at the scene said it started in Joseph's Pizzeria.  Reports that the rear of Joseph's Pizzeria collapsed.  The...

Three Car Accident Closes Down Route 46; Sends One Driver to Hospital

PARSIPPANY — On Thursday, June 10 at approximately 7:55 p.m., Mr. Kevin Zarro, Parsippany, was traveling Westbound on Route 46 West, in the left lane of travel, at the intersection of Cherry Hill Road. Mr. Bing Han, Mountain Lakes, was traveling Southbound on Cherry Hill...

Two new police officers sworn in

The Parsippany-Troy Hills Council recently passed the 2014 Township budget. The budget approved the hiring of new police officers. At the Parsippany-Troy Hills Municipal Building on Thursday, July 10, two new officers were sworn in. Last week an additional seven officers were sworn in...