• First Responders, Resident Save 2 From Fiery Crash

    Two West Orange residents are alive today thanks to quick work by the Verona Fire Department, Verona Rescue Squad and Verona Police Department, and the intervention of a Mount Prospect Avenue resident. According to VPD Chief Christopher...

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  • Police Department Releases First Annual Report

    The Verona Police Department is trying something new: On Friday, the VPD released its first ever annual report. The report on the department’s activities for 2018 is intended to inform the public about the work that the...

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  • Police Investigating Suspicious Incident On Elmwood

    The Verona Police are investigating a suspicious incident that occurred today, Saturday, June 8, at approximately 12:30 p.m. A 16-year-old female reported that a white delivery truck drove passed her three times while she was walking on...

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  • Verona Officer Bikes To DC For Police Unity Tour

    Verona Police Officer John C. Lecreux left the Target store in East Hannover this morning with a large contingent of fellow officers for a four-day, 300-mile bike ride to the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial in Washington,...

    • Posted 2 months ago
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  • Police Overtime Plummets Under New Scheduling System

    The Verona Police Department switched from eight-hour shifts to 12-hour shifts at the start of the year, and the change has sharply cut police overtime. At the Town Council meeting on Monday night, Township Manager Matt Cavallo...

    • Posted 3 months ago
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  • Police Train VHS Students In CPR, Defibrillator Use

    This past week, the Verona Police Department sponsored a class to train Verona High School students in cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and using an automated external defibrillator (AED). It was the first time that a course like this...

    • Posted 5 months ago
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  • Police Promote Two Officers

    The Verona Police Department proudly announces the promotion of two officers. On December 31, 2018, Robert Juliano (left) was promoted to sergeant and Daniel Greco was promoted to lieutenant. After graduating from Monmouth University, Sergeant Juliano joined...

    • Posted 6 months ago
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  • Police Pursuit Ends With DWI, Resisting Arrest Charges

    During the early morning hours on Christmas Eve, Verona Police arrested a Livingston man on suspicion of driving while intoxicated. Guipps Laguerre, age 38, was taken into custody after a pursuit on Bloomfield Ave which ended in...

    • Posted 7 months ago
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  • Police Respond To Bomb Threat

    On Thursday, December 13, at approximately 12:51 p.m. the Verona Police Department responded to the Huntington Learning Center at 10 Pompton Avenue on a report of a bomb threat. The building was cleared by the Essex County...

    • Posted 7 months ago
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  • Verona Police Rank Low In Use Of Force

    Verona is often proud to find itself at the top of many rankings, for things like the quality of its schools and the desirability of its residential real estate. But a database released on November 29 put...

    • Posted 7 months ago
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