Tuesday, February 7, 2023

James Ross arrested for Boonton robbery

A Parsippany resident is facing robbery and assault charges for allegedly robbing a West Main Street, Boonton  gas station,  according to Daily Record. James R. Ross, 23, was arrested Friday and charged with robbery, aggravated assault, terroristic threats, and theft. The alleged robbery occurred on Sunday...

DWI Arrest

Officer David Cavaliere responded to the intersection of Route 202 and Fanny Road at 1:23 p.m. on Friday, June 14 to investigate reports that a vehicle at that location was driving on only the rims. Upon his arrival, Officer Cavaliere located a vehicle matching...

Hazardous Materials Spill

Officer Paul Levi responded to the area of 15 Sylvan Way at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, June 17 to investigate a report of a fuel spill at that location. Upon his arrival, Officer Levi observed a large amount of diesel fuel in the roadway. The...

DWI Arrest at Accident Crash

Officer Matthew McAuliffe responded to Route 10 East at the intersection of South Powder Mill Road at 8:14 p.m. on Sunday, June 16 . to investigate a report of a motor vehicle crash. Officer McAuliffe conducted a crash investigation of the incident which revealed...

Vehicle Fire at Smith Field

While on patrol at 7:24 p.m. on Monday, June 17, Officer Thomas Dinkelspiel observed a blue BMW station wagon pull into the parking lot of Smith field located on Baldwin Road. The interior of the vehicle appeared to be filled with smoke. Officer Dinkelspiel pulled...

Tax Scam Targeting Parsippany Indian Community

 Parsippany Police Department alerts resident to tax scam. The Parsippany Police wanted to bring a security concern to your attention. Over the past month, it appears that a group of individuals have been attempting to scam residents of the Indian population in Parsippany. In May, a...

Life Threating Injuries at Motor Vehicle Crash

At 7:38 p.m. on Monday, June 10, Parsippany Police, Parsippany Volunteer Ambulance, Parsippany Rescue and Recovery, Rainbow Lakes District 2 Fire Department and Paramedics from St. Clare’s Hospital responded to a serious motor vehicle crash on Interpace Parkway near where it intersects with Cherry...

Burglary at Apartment at Tivoli Gardens

Officer Steven Miller responded at 4:11 p.m. on Saturday June 8 to the Tivoli Gardens Apartments located on Parsippany Boulevard to investigate a report of a burglary. Upon his arrival, he spoke to the victim who stated that she came home from work and noticed...

Muggers Stole Purse, then Knocked Her Over in Lake Hiawatha

Officers responded at 8:56 p.m. on Wednesday, May 15 to Wenonah Avenue near Lake Shore Drive to investigate a report of a female who had just been assaulted. Upon the arrival of Officer Robert Smolen, the victim was pointed out by a group of neighbors...

Prostitution Arrests At Ho-Jo Express

An investigation on Wednesday, May 8, by the Parsippany Police Department Special Enforcement Unit resulted in the arrest of three persons at the Howard Johnson Express Inn, 625 Route 46. Gabriel A. Rios-Leon, 20, Rockaway, was arrested and charged with Promoting Prostitution. He is currently...

Two Carjackings Under Investigation

Officers responded to the Paul Miller Land Rover dealership located on Route 46 at 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 24 to investigate a report of an employee who had just been carjacked at gunpoint. While responding to the incident, The Parsippany Police Communications Center advised responding...

Local man indicted for alleged distribution and possession of child porn

Acting Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp, Parsippany-Troy Hills Police Chief Paul Philipps and Morris Plains Police Chief Scott Thompson announce Stephen Corcoran, 45, of Morris Plains, was indicted today after an investigation revealed that he allegedly showed a male friend child pornography. Defendant...

Parsippany Resident Facing Charges Related to Sexual Contact

Keith William Harp, 44, Parsippany, is facing 17 criminal charges related to sexual contact with an underage male from Upperco, Maryland. Harp is being held at the Carroll County Detention Center, Maryland on $250,000 bond following a bail review Friday in Carroll County District Court. He...

Uncle Sam’s Avengers Motorcycle Club Beefsteak Dinner

Members of the Uncle Sam's Avengers Motorcycle Club were outside Wawa, New Road, on Friday, April 19 selling tickets to their Beefsteak Dinner Fundraiser on Friday, May 10.   The dinner  will be held at Boonton Elks Lodge 1405, 125 Cornelia Street, Boonton. Tickets cost...

Fire at Shaya Ahavat Torah

Sgt. Bernard Hattersley, Officer Brian Conover and Officer Patrick McCarthy responded to the Congregation Shaya Ahavat Torah located on Hawkins Avenue to investigate a report of a structure fire after an individual entered the Temple at approximately 6:00 a.m. on Thursday, April 11  and...

The Passing of Retired Lt. James Bradley

It is with great sorrow that we report the passing of a friend and colleague, Lieutenant James Bradley. Lt. Bradley was sworn in as a member of the Parsippany-Troy Hills Police Department on December 22, 1980 at the age of 23. Prior to that,...

House guest commits robbery; arrested

Officer Peter Kolln responded to a North Beverwyck Road residence at 9:47 p.m. on Wednesday, March 27 in the Lake Hiawatha section of the township to investigate a report of an assault involving a knife. Upon his arrival, he spoke with the victim who stated...

Paul Phillips Sworn in as Police Chief

Mayor Jame Barberio sworn in Paul Philipps to the position of Chief of Police for the Township of Parsippany-Troy Hills this morning at Parsippany-Troy Hills Municipal Building. Chief Philipps was serving as Acting Chief upon the retirement of Anthony DeZenzo on March 1. Chief Philipps...

Robber with Sweet Tooth Arrested

Officer Jason Ferreira responded to the Exxon on the Run located at the intersection of Parsippany Boulevard and Route 46 to investigate a report of a robbery that had occurred, at 1:20 a.m. on Tuesday, March 26. Upon his arrival, the store clerk stated to...

Vehicle Burglary in Lake Intervale

Officer Patrick McCarthy responded to a Lakeside Drive residence in the Lake Intervale section of the township to investigate a report of a theft from a vehicle. Upon his arrival, he spoke with the caller who stated that between 8:30 p.m. on Monday, March 18...