Law enforcement officers from the New Brunswick Police Department will be cracking down on distracted drivers during April as part of the national UDrive. UText. UPay. enforcement campaign. Beginning April 1 and running through April 21, the high visibility law enforcement initiative will target motorists who engage in dangerous distracted driving behaviors such as talking […]
Tag Archives | New Brunswick Police Department
The New Brunswick Police Department welcomed two new sergeants to its ranks with the promotions of two police officers on March 24. Sgt. James Hoover and Sgt. Pat Evans have both served the New Brunswick Police Department since April 25, 2005. Sgt. Hoover serves in the patrol division of the New Brunswick Police Department and […]
Eleven new police officers were welcomed to the New Brunswick Police Department in a swearing-in ceremony on January 14 at City Hall. Nine of the new officers were brand-new police academy graduates. The other two officers joined the New Brunswick Police Department in the second half of 2014, having completed their academy training in 2013 […]
On December 23, pediatric patients at the Cancer Institute of New Jersey and Saint Peter’s University Hospital got an early visit from Santa, accompanied by members of the New Brunswick Police Department. Each year, the department coordinates a gift drive for children who are spending Christmas in the hospital and hand delivers the presents with […]
Hundreds of New Brunswick kids received an early visit from Santa on Saturday at the Suydam Street Reformed Church during the 22nd Annual Holiday Festival for Children. Organized each year by the church, the New Brunswick Police Department and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Community Health Promotion Program, this event distributes hundreds of new toys, books […]
The New Brunswick and Rutgers Police Departments have announced the expansion of their existing Neighborhood Police Team (NPT) approach. This past March, New Brunswick and Rutgers police officers teamed up in the same patrol car and began patrolling the 5th and 6th Wards of the City, which are areas predominately occupied by off-campus student housing. […]
Law enforcement officers from New Brunswick will be on the lookout for drunk drivers as part of the 2014 Labor Day “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” campaign. Beginning August 15 and running through September 1, local and state law enforcement officers will conduct sobriety checkpoints and roving patrols, looking for motorists who may be […]
The New Brunswick Police Department has started a new community outreach initiative intended to improve the safety of some of New Brunswick’s most important residents. Through the department’s new “Safe Watch” program, people with special needs or their caretakers may voluntarily offer information to the police department to assist officers with providing aid to them […]
Nine neighborhoods in New Brunswick threw community parties on Tuesday night in recognition of the City’s annual National Night Out celebration! National Night Out is a community-building event that is meant to strengthen relationships between neighbors, as well as between residents and the local police department, as the town joins together to take a united […]
On Tuesday, Aug. 5, New Brunswick residents, police officers and elected officials will meet and mingle in gatherings around town as part of the City’s annual National Night Out celebration.
National Night Out is a community event that aims to strengthen ties between residents and the local police department in a community setting, as well as take a united stance against crime. Neighborhoods around New Brunswick host a number of gatherings, block parties and barbecues for the event, which usually begins around 5 p.m.
For more information on National Night Out, visit http://natw.org.