• Police Day 2018

    On Tuesday, June 12, representatives from state, county, and local law enforcement agencies participated in this year’s Law Enforcement Appreciation Day at H.B. Whitehorne Middle School.Nicknamed “Police Day”, it marks the end of classroom sessions led by...

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  • Verona Police Run For Special Olympics

    Those familiar faces running up Bloomfield Avenue are Verona Police Officers McMahon, Pami, Juiliano, Maguire and Seubert, who participated in the 35th Annual Special Olympics Torch Run last week. The runs have become the largest public awareness...

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  • VPD’s Banta To Be Honored By Essex Law Enforcement Group

    Verona Police Department Detective Sergeant Timothy Banta will be honored in May by the law enforcement organization The 200 Club of Essex County for his efforts to subdue an armed and severely distraught suspect in Verona last year....

    • Posted 3 months ago
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  • Police Warn About Downed Wires

    The Verona Police Department has issued a Nixle alert saying that there are downed wires in several areas of down, and that residents should stay away from them. They are specifically asking that residents of Ann Street,...

    • Posted 5 months ago
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  • Letter: Thanks For Police Drill Training

    To the Editor: I’d like to thank you for spending time with all the Officers at Livingston Police Department’s Active Shooter Training this past week. Over the last 20 years this training has become an unfortunate necessary...

    • Posted 5 months ago
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  • Inside An Active Shooter Drill

    This is a drill. This is only a drill. But there are metal casings all over the school’s hallways and the acrid smell of something that shouldn’t ever be smelled in a school–gun activity. It’s only a...

    • Posted 5 months ago
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  • Shoutout To Verona Police Department

    To the Verona Police Department: Due to the untimely death of my sister, the past few weeks have been very challenging for myself and my children. We could not have accomplished all that had to be done...

    • Posted 5 months ago
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  • Worker Critical After Annin Site Plunge

    A 52-year-old construction worker from Newark is in critical condition after falling Monday afternoon from the new building under construction at the site of the former Annin Flag factory. According to the Verona Police Department’s acting chief...

    • Posted 6 months ago
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  • Kiernan Named Acting Police Chief

    The Verona Town Council announced last night that Verona Police Department Captain Christopher Kiernan has been named acting chief of the department. Kiernan is a Verona native and 1987 graduate of Verona High School who joined the...

    • Posted 6 months ago
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  • Verona Police Blotter: December 16-31, 2017

    Verona Police Blotter, December 16, 2017 – December 31, 2017 Stats Dispatch Entries: 1285 Residential Alarms: 14 Business Alarms: 6 Rescue Squad Calls: 69 Fire Calls: 18 Summonses (moving violations): 77 Parking Summonses: 33 Arrests: 7 Fraud...

    • Posted 6 months ago
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