Tuesday, February 7, 2023

Madison Man Sentenced for Distribution Child Pornography

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MORRIS COUNTY — Morris County Prosecutor Robert J. Carroll, Chief of Detectives Christoph Kimker, and Madison Police Chief John Miscia announce the sentencing of Nicholas Spagnoletti, 54, of Madison. Spagnoletti was charged with one count of Endangering the Welfare of Children for the Distribution of...

200 Club of Morris Accepting Applications for Scholarship Awards

MORRIS COUNTY — The 200 Club of Morris County is accepting applications for their 2023 scholarship program beginning December 1. Scholarship eligibility is limited to high school seniors who volunteer as a first aid squad/EMS department member or who volunteer as a firefighter in a...

Rainbow Lakes Volunteer Fire Company Elects New Officers

PARSIPPANY — Rainbow Lakes Volunteer Fire Company (Parsippany District 2) elected new business officers and truck officers at the meeting on December 2, 2022. These members of the fire company have accepted these important leadership positions, and we thank them for their service to our...

Morris County Courthouse Project Moves to Schematic Design Phase

MORRIS COUNTY — The Morris County Board of County Commissioners authorized moving forward Monday, November 21, on the schematic design phase for a new courthouse slated for a county-owned parcel on Schuyler Place in Morristown after reviewing a revised, preliminary concept during a public...

Morris County Man Charged with Distribution of Child Pornography

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BOONTON — A Morris County man was arrested for distributing videos and images of child sexual abuse, U.S. Attorney Philip R. Sellinger announced. William Harbeson, 82, of Boonton, is charged by complaint with one count of distribution of child pornography. He appeared before U.S. Magistrate...

Lake Parsippany Volunteer Fire Department Annual Pancake Breakfast

PARSIPPANY — The Lake Parsippany Volunteer Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary and Firefighters District 3 is holding its 19th annual Pancake Breakfast. The breakfast will be held on Sunday, November 27 from 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Lake Parsippany Firehouse, 255 Halsey Road. The breakfast...

Morris County Prosecutor Gives Keynote Address at 200 Club Annual Meeting

MORRIS COUNTY — Morris County Prosecutor Robert J. Carroll was the guest keynote speaker for this year’s 200 Club of Morris County annual meeting, taking the opportunity to discuss the role the Morris County Prosecutor’s Office plays in the criminal justice system and how...

Sgt. Matt LaManna Retires from Parsippany Police Department

PARSIPPANY — Sgt. Matt LaManna retired from the Parsippany Police Department. Sgt. LaManna previously served with the Township of South Orange Village Police Department prior to transferring to the Parsippany Police Department in 2007. He served as the Communications Section Commander and was previously assigned to...

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...