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Category Archives: Traffic Violations

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Police Identify Madison Man as Suspect in Fatal Hit-and-Run Accident on Chatham Township Road

Posted in Traffic Violations
Police officers recently arrested a Madison New Jersey man who allegedly caused a fatal car crash and then left the scene of an accident in Chatham Township, NJ. The fatal car accident occurred just after 5:00 p.m. on Shunpike Road in Chatham Township, New Jersey. According to law enforcement, the suspect was driving a silver… Continue Reading

Montville Cop Charged with Drunk Driving, Allegedly Intoxicated on the Job

Posted in Drunk Driving (DWI), Traffic Violations
A Montville New Jersey police officer has been charged with drunk driving after he was allegedly caught driving his patrol vehicle while intoxicated. At the time, the suspect was reportedly still on duty. According to the Morris County Prosecutor’s Office, the suspect was operating an unmarked patrol car and traveling on a roadway in Montville… Continue Reading

Mount Olive NJ Police Arrest Budd Lake Man Accused of Crashing into Bicyclist, Leaving Scene of Accident

Posted in Traffic Violations
Police recently apprehended a Budd Lake resident who allegedly crashed into a young boy in Mount Olive NJ and subsequently left the scene of the auto accident. The motor vehicle accident went down just before 12:30 p.m. in the Budd Lake section of Mount Olive, NJ. The victim, an 11-year-old boy, was on his bicycle… Continue Reading

Dover NJ Man Accused of Causing DWI Accident in Rockaway Borough, NJ

Posted in Assault and Threat Crimes, Drunk Driving (DWI), Traffic Violations
Rockaway NJ police officers recently arrested a Dover New Jersey man who allegedly caused a drunk driving accident and injured two passengers in the vehicle. According to Rockaway officials, the DWI accident happened just before 10:00 p.m. The Rockaway Police Department got a call about a rollover accident, with injuries, on West Main Street. When… Continue Reading

Parsippany Woman Found Not Guilty of Manslaughter in East Hanover DWI Crash

Posted in Drunk Driving (DWI), Homicide, Traffic Violations
A Morris County jury recently acquitted a Parsippany woman who had been charged with vehicular manslaughter in connection with a fatal car crash on an East Hanover NJ road. The tragic auto accident occurred on May 5, 2012. The 35-year-old suspect was allegedly intoxicated when she slammed her vehicle into the victim. A blood test… Continue Reading

Jefferson Township NJ Woman Accused of Driving through Wayne NJ with Drugs in Car

Posted in Drug Charges, Traffic Violations
A Jefferson Township NJ woman faces criminal charges after police allegedly discovered her in possession of drugs while driving in Wayne, NJ. The arrest occurred around 5:30 p.m. A couple of Wayne police officers were on patrol along Route 23 in Wayne when they spotted the suspect using her cell phone while driving a 2005… Continue Reading

Chester Township NJ Police Arrest Motorcyclist for Allegedly Eluding Law Enforcement

Posted in Traffic Violations
Chester Township NJ police arrested a motorcyclist who allegedly eluded police after failing to follow a police instruction to pull over. According to law enforcement, the 22-year-old suspect was riding a bike, as was another motorcyclist, when a Chester Township patrol cop tried to stop him. The patrol officer had arrived on North Road in… Continue Reading

Parsippany NJ Police Arrest Two Drivers Accused of Causing DWI Accidents

Posted in Drunk Driving (DWI), Traffic Violations
Parsippany NJ police are looking into two different car accidents that allegedly involved drunk drivers. The two possible drunk driving accidents occurred over a four-day period. The Parsippany Police Department’s Communication Center received a report of the first DWI crash around 10:58 p.m. on March 17. Someone called and told police that the accident occurred… Continue Reading

Pequannock NJ Police Arrest Man Accused of Traveling with 4-Year-Old Daughter to Buy Heroin

Posted in Drug Charges, Traffic Violations
Pequannock New Jersey police recently arrested a man accused of purchasing heroin while his four-year-old daughter was with him. According to authorities, the 30-year-old suspect drove his car to Paterson and had his four-year-old child in the vehicle when he did so. The suspect reportedly traveled from his residence in Passaic to Paterson, where he… Continue Reading

Men from Parsippany, Mountain Lakes Allegedly Caught with Heroin in Wayne, NJ

Posted in Drug Charges, Traffic Violations
Wayne New Jersey police arrested a Parsippany man and a Mountain Lakes man accused of possessing a large amount of heroin. Police made the arrests while conducting a traffic stop around 5:25 p.m. on Route 80 in Wayne, NJ. Two Wayne detectives stopped the suspects’ car on the westbound side of the highway after reportedly… Continue Reading

Three Men Allegedly Used Fake Credit Cards at Stores in Riverdale, Paramus, New Jersey

Posted in Drug Charges, Fraud Offenses, Theft and Fraud Offenses, Traffic Violations, Uncategorized
Riverdale NJ police recently arrested three people who allegedly used fraudulent credit cards to make purchases at local businesses. The Riverdale Police Department got a call about suspicious activity by a customer at a Target store on State Route 23 in Riverdale, New Jersey. A Target loss prevention officer told police that the suspect was… Continue Reading

Morristown NJ Man Accused of Causing DWI Accident Involving Randolph Police Car

Posted in Drunk Driving (DWI), Traffic Violations
Police in Randolph NJ police arrested a Morristown NJ man accused of causing a DWI accident on a local street. The car accident happened a short time before 1:00 a.m. on January 20, 2016. A Randolph New Jersey police officer had parked his patrol vehicle in a construction zone around Sussex Turnpike and Mt. Freedom… Continue Reading

Fairfield NJ Police Cite Teenage Driver for Careless Driving After Car Accident on Route 46

Posted in Traffic Violations
Fairfield NJ police cited a driver for numerous traffic offenses after a frightened car accident on Route 46. The car crash happened around 8:35 p.m. According to law enforcement, Fairfield patrol cops came across the aftermath of a car accident on the rear property of 47 Fairfield Road, just off Route 46 in Fairfield, New… Continue Reading

Man Charged with DWI, Handgun Possession After Allegedly Causing DWI Accident in Dover, NJ

Posted in Drunk Driving (DWI), Traffic Violations, Weapons Offenses
Dover New Jersey police recently arrested a man accused of causing a drunk driving accident and possessing a loaded gun. The car accident happened shortly before 11:00 p.m. According to authorities, the 25-year-old suspect was behind the wheel of a car and driving in the area of East Fairview Avenue and the corner of North… Continue Reading

Wanaque Man Arrested, Allegedly Tried to Elude Police in Parsippany, NJ

Posted in Traffic Violations
A Wanaque New Jersey man allegedly eluded police officers during a high-speed pursuit through Parsippany, NJ. According to law enforcement, a Parsippany patrol cop spotted the suspect’s vehicle parked on the side of the driveway apron of the Days Inn in Parsippany, New Jersey. The car’s blinker was allegedly turned on and the stereo volume… Continue Reading

Dover Man Found Not Guilty on Vehicular Homicide Charges for Fatal Accident in Parsippany, NJ

Posted in Drunk Driving (DWI), Homicide, Traffic Violations
A Dover New Jersey man has been found not guilty of vehicular homicide for a fatal car crash in Parsippany, NJ. A Morris County Superior Court jury issued the not guilty verdict after deliberating for three hours. The acquittal means that the 61-year-old suspect will avoid the most severe penalties for the deadly accident. According… Continue Reading

Woman Charged with DWI, Allegedly Drove Drunk and Had Marijuana in Riverdale, NJ

Posted in Drug Charges, Drunk Driving (DWI), Traffic Violations
Riverdale New Jersey police recently arrested a woman accused of driving while intoxicated (DWI) and attempting to hide marijuana down her pants. According to authorities, a Riverdale patrolman spotted the 48-year-old Sparta NJ woman driving on Route 23 and swerving between lanes. When the officer stopped the suspect’s vehicle and questioned her, she reportedly “appeared… Continue Reading

Hit-and-Run Crash in Madison New Jersey Results in Death of Victim

Posted in Homicide, Traffic Violations
Authorities are looking for leads in a fatal hit-and-run car accident in Madison, NJ. According to prosecutors, a 53-year-old Madison NJ man was fatally struck by a vehicle in a possible hit-and-run accident near the intersection of Main Street and Prospect Avenue in Madison, New Jersey. Afterwards, the suspect allegedly fled the scene and traveled… Continue Reading

Men Gets 5 Years in Prison for Driving While High on Drugs, Killing Pedestrian in Roxbury, New Jersey

Posted in Drunk Driving (DWI), Homicide, Traffic Violations
A man who was high on prescription medication when he crashed into and killed a pedestrian in Roxbury NJ has been sentenced to serve 5 years in NJ State Prison. According to Morris County prosecutors, the 29-year-old suspect was under the influence of Ambien, as well as anti-anxiety medication, when he drove a Subaru wagon… Continue Reading