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Police & Fire

June 29, 2022

LIVINGSTON, NJ — Seven individuals have been arrested in June on charges of shoplifting from the Macy’s department store at the Livingston Mall, according to Livingston police. Most recently on June 25, Livingston officers responded to Macy’s on a report of a shoplifter in custody just before 1 ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — After working all year with the L.E.A.D. (Law Enforcement Against Drugs) officers from the Livingston Police Department (LPD)—Officer Joy Klapal and Officer Ralph Kolbusz—the graduating sixth graders at Mt. Pleasant Middle School (MPMS) enjoyed a pizza party celebrating the ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Following the recent uptick in vehicle thefts throughout the state, including a total of 19 vehicles stolen from Livingston to date in 2022, Livingston Chief of Police Gary Marshuetz attended Monday’s township council meeting to publicly addressed crucial data related to these ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Livingston Police Department (LPD) will be holding its third 11-week Citizens Police Academy from Sept. 8 to Nov. 17 in an effort to give residents a unique opportunity to understand the operations of their local police department and a working knowledge of what law enforcement ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — In the overnight hours of June 8 into June 9, seven motor vehicles were burglarized and two were stolen from Livingston residences, according to police. According to a weekly report from the Livingston Police Department, both stolen vehicles—including a 2020 Lincoln Nautilus and ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Livingston Detective Bureau is currently investigating several thefts and burglaries that recently occurred within the community, including one incident in which a woman had her purse stolen while attempting to help her child out of her vehicle in the ShopRite parking lot as ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Within hours of the mass shooting that resulted in the deaths of more than a dozen elementary school students and two teachers in Texas on Tuesday, Livingston Police Department (LPD) Chief Gary Marshuetz and Captains John Drumm and Thomas Smith had a plan in place to respond at the ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Livingston Police Department is looking to the community for assistance in locating a missing person last seen on Saturday morning at Hudson Medical Center in Secaucus, located at 55 Meadowlands Parkway. According to Livingston police, the missing person’s legal name is ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Several residents of Livingston had their vehicles entered, burglarized or stolen in the early hours of Monday morning, including one incident in which the victim’s residence was also burglarized as the homeowners slept, according to Livingston police. At approximately 5:39 ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — In addition to responding to multiple reports of vehicles being stolen or burglarized over the last month, the Livingston Police Department (LPD) also made several arrests related to shoplifting as well as arrests for driving while under the influence and drug-related offenses over ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — A string of motor vehicle thefts and burglaries has continued in Livingston over the last month, with officers from the Livingston Police Department (LPD) most recently responding to a report that a 2020 Honda CRV that was unlocked in the driveway of a Laurel Avenue residence with ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — A hit-and-run incident that resulted in the death of Angelica M. Garcia, 35, of Newark on Wednesday evening in Livingston remains under investigation as of Tuesday, according to Livingston Police Chief Gary Marshuetz and Acting Essex County Prosecutor Theodore Stephens II. A ...

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BELLEVILLE, NJ — The Two Hundred Club of Essex County will honor 28 police officers and 16 firefighters—Livingston Fire Chief Christopher Mullin and Livingston Police Officer Matthew DeBiasse—for their bravery, dedication to duty, courageous vigilance and selflessness during the Valor Awards ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — An unidentified female pedestrian was struck and killed in a hit-and-run incident just after midnight on Thursday morning in the area of South Orange Avenue and Goodhart Drive in Livingston, according to the Essex County Prosecutor’s Office (ESPO). Early reports indicate that ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — In addition to reminding residents about the importance of this month’s crackdown on distracted driving in Livingston and nationwide, Livingston Police Chief Gary Marshuetz is also bringing awareness to the New Jersey Safe Passing Law, which went into effect in March and is ...

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HOBOKEN, NJ — A 22-year-old Livingston woman faces charges of driving while intoxicated after police said she crashed her car late Monday night in Hoboken. Around 11:50 p.m., Sergeant Dennis Figueroa, Officer Damien Bates and Officer Brandon Fitzgibbons responded to a motor vehicle accident ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Members of the Livingston Police Department (LPD) are currently participating in the Autism Patch Challenge, which was created by the New Rochelle Police Department in 2017 to promote awareness and acceptance in every community throughout the country. In addition to wearing ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Several arrests have been made in Livingston over the last month, including the arrest of a female who assaulted the driver of NJ Transit Bus, multiple arrests made in shoplifting incidents, arrests made during drug-related motor vehicle stops and more. Officers were dispatched ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — As suspects continue to enter and either burglarize or steal cars at all hours of the day throughout Livingston and surrounding towns, the Livingston Police Department (LPD) is urging community members to lock their vehicles and take their keys, key fobs and other personal ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Throughout the month of April, law enforcement officers from the Livingston Police Department (LPD) will be cracking down on distracted drivers as part of New Jersey’s annual “UDrive. UText. UPay.” enforcement and awareness campaign. This high-visibility law enforcement ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Livingston Fire Department recently received a $4,950 grant from the Investors Foundation to help further the department's mission of protecting its residents during fire responses. "This donation will allow us to purchase two new thermal imaging cameras to be used during ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Weeks after using airbags to rescue a 73-year-old pedestrian who was struck and pinned beneath a motor vehicle, the Livingston Fire Department (LFD) held a department drill in which its volunteer members trained in "Rescue Airbag Operations.” At approximately 2:45 p.m. on Feb.

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — The Livingston Police Department (LPD) will be hold its Junior Police Academy once again this summer, providing local students in sixth-through-eighth grade with a week of education and fun through a police academy format to be held from July 11 through July 15. From 7:45 a.m.

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — All members of the Livingston Police Department (LPD) are now utilizing Body Worn Cameras (BWC) while on duty in accordance with Gov. Phil Murphy and the New Jersey Legislature’s statewide mandate. These two new laws now require the use of BWC by all “uniformed patrol officers” ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — After seeing social media posts from residents alerting members of community groups to attempted motor vehicle thefts and suspicious people in their neighborhoods without also notifying the police, the Livingston Police Department (LPD) is urging residents to always call (973) ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — A Livingston man had his Jeep stolen twice in the last two weeks, according to police, who also recently arrested a 19-year-old Newark resident in connection to multiple unrelated incidents involving motor vehicles. Vehicle Stolen Twice in One Month from Deal Lane ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — With freezing temperatures in the immediate forecast and several weeks of winter still ahead, Livingston Fire Chief Christopher Mullin is sharing winter safety tips and additional information that can assist in keeping residents and their families safe and warm this ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Jared Garfinkel of Livingston was home from college and visiting his grandparents in January 2021 when he suddenly disappeared. When his mother, Lori Martinolich, reported him as missing in another municipality, the Livingston resident said police officers responded that her ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — A 20-year-old man from New York was arrested in Livingston on Wednesday night after he led Livingston police on a chase through town while driving a stolen vehicle. The Livingston Police Department was notified via radio that a stolen Sprinter van was traveling west on Mt.

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — Over the last week, Livingston police officers have responded to several burglaries of residences, vehicles and local businesses with no indication of a connection at this time. Man Admits to Burglaries in Multiple Towns Following Break-In at Greek Restaurant At approximately ...

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