• Vehicle Entry Spree But No Crime Wave, VPD Says

    Yes, somebody tried to get into a lot of cars in Verona early Monday morning. No, we’re not in a crime wave. According to the Verona Police Department, during the early morning hours of Monday, July 23,...

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  • Surveillance Camera Helps Police Nab Burglary Suspect

    Verona Police quickly arrested a suspect in the attempted burglary of a Pompton Avenue business last week after the man’s actions were captured on surveillance camera footage. According to the Verona Police Department, on Wednesday, May 18,...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • Police Warn About Utility Worker Scam

    The Verona Police Department sent out a warning today about a scam that often targets elderly residents that it says is back in the area. According to the VPD, most victims report that one individual, often wearing...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • Leads But No Arrests In Murder Of Veronans’ Nephew

    The Star Ledger says Essex County detectives are still pursuing leads in the murder two weeks ago of Brendan Tevlin, the nephew of two Verona families. In a story published yesterday, the paper says that Essex County...

    • Posted 4 years ago
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  • Verona Families Seek Leads In Nephew’s Murder As Reward Grows

    Brendan Tevlin, the nephew of Kathleen Tevlin Nulty and Thomas Tevlin of Verona, was murdered in West Orange Wednesday, June 25. Now, his aunt and uncle are asking for more help in solving his murder. Kathleen Tevlin...

    • Posted 4 years ago
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  • Second Subway Robber Pleads Guilty

    A Newark, N.J. man has admitted committing two armed robberies of commercial establishments in Essex County, N.J., U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced. Antwon Yarbrough, 27, of Newark, N.J., pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge William H....

    • Posted 5 years ago
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  • Subway Robber Pleads Guilty

    A Newark, N.J. man has admitted committing 17 armed robberies of commercial establishments throughout Union, Essex, and Bergen counties, U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced. Bobby Dawson, 30, pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge William H. Walls...

    • Posted 5 years ago
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  • Resident Arrested On Identity Theft Charge

    Steven Hayes of Verona was arrested on October 16 after an investigation by North Caldwell police, who charged him with identify theft and one count of computer criminal activity. According to North Caldwell’s chief of police, Mark...

    • Posted 5 years ago
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  • Verona Resident, Two Others, Arrested In Cocaine Bust

    Acting Essex County Prosecutor Carolyn A. Murray announced today that three people were arrested after a two month investigation led by the Essex County Narcotics Task Force, which includes detectives from the New Jersey State Police, the...

    • Posted 5 years ago
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  • Armed Men Rob Subway

    The Subway franchise at the intersection of Bloomfield and Pompton avenues was robbed late Monday night by three armed men. According to the Verona Police Department, the three men entered the Subway located at 45 Bloomfield Avenue...

    • Posted 6 years ago
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