Police News

Police Press Release - 6/27/17
On Thursday June 15, at 5:38 p.m., Montgomery Police responded to a motor vehicle crash on Pike Run Road. During the crash investigation it was...read more

Township Blood Drive - Thank you Donors!
On behalf of the Montgomery Township Health Department, we would like to extend a big thank-you to all residents, community partners and employees who rolled...read more

Be Bear Aware
Young black bears tend to move around this time of year seeking new territory and food.  Some bear activity has been observed recently in our...read more

Police Reminder: Lock Your Car/Remove Valuables
With the advent of summer, the Montgomery Township Police Department would like to take the time to remind the community to secure their vehicles and...read more

Police Press Release - 6/07/17
On 6/6/17 at approx. 8:00 p.m., George Cody, 56, of Chevy Chase, MD was stopped by Officer Gray for a motor vehicle violation on Route...read more

Police Press Release - 5/26/17
On Tuesday May 16, at 3:04 p.m., Ofc. Giaccone stopped William T. Grimes, 33, of North Brunswick, NJ after observing him on a cellphone violation...read more

Police Press Release - 5/8/17
On 05/02/2017 at 7:39 p.m., Kurt J. Lehmann, 58, of Belle Mead drove to Montgomery Police Department in an attempt to locate his vehicle which...read more

May 7-13 is National Hurricane Preparedness Week
Prepare for Hurricanes Now Know what to do before, during, and after a hurricane. Prepare before hurricane season starts. Pacific hurricane season starts May 15...read more

Police Press Release - 5/04/17
On March 15, Officers Ryan Gray and Eric Hannold were dispatched to a suspicious vehicle in the parking lot of a Belle Mead business. The...read more

Police Press Release - 4/26/17
On Tuesday April 25, at 9:54 p.m., Montgomery Police stopped a vehicle for an inoperable headlight on Route 206. During the traffic stop the officer...read more

Police Press Release - 4/18/17
On Saturday April 8, at 2:32 p.m., Montgomery Police, Montgomery EMS, and Montgomery Fire Company #2, responded to Rt. 601 near Rt. 518 for the...read more

Princeton Ave., Blue Spring Rd. & Salisbury Rd. Improvement Work starts 4/17
Please note: While Princeton Avenue will close to all through traffic between Rt. 206 & Van Horn Brook (just past Kingsway Commons), Blue Spring Rd....read more

Drug Addiction Epidemic in Our Back yard
Panel Discussion Wednesday, April 26 Despite efforts to reduce its growth, the heroin epidemic in New Jersey isn’t letting up. The number of heroin deaths...read more

Police Advisory
CSX has advised they are closing Spring Hill Road at the rail crossing on Monday April 10th from approximately 7:30am till 12:00pm. Source: Montgomery Twp....read more

Nassau Tennis Cell Tower Crane & Balloon Test Dates Announced
Verizon Wireless in Zoning Board of Adjustment Case BA-03-16 has proposed a cellular tower for the Nassau Racquet and Tennis Club located at 1800 Route...read more

Ten Shredding Events in 2017, Starting April 15
Is identity theft keeping you up at night? Take advantage of as many free document shredding events as you wish. The Somerset County Board of...read more

Police Campaign Against Distracted Driving in April
During the month of April, law enforcement agencies throughout Somerset and Hunterdon Counties will be out in force looking for distracted drivers as part of...read more

Police Press Release - 4/03/17
On March 27, at approx., 11:15 a.m., Officer Jason Larsen stopped a vehicle driven by Nicholas Ranta, 32, of Belle Mead for a motor vehicle...read more

"In the Blink of an Eye" Forum April 20th
A Conversation About Stress, Anxiety, Alcohol & Drug Use In Our Community Thursday, April 20th 7:00 p.m. Montgomery High School 1016 Rt. 601 Skillman, NJ...read more

Spring Hill Road Closed Today, Mon., April 3rd
Advisory: Spring Hill Road will be CLOSED until 3:00 pm today at the railroad crossing while CSX is performing work. Source: Montgomery Twp. Police Dept....read more

Construction Starting April 3 on Blue Spring Rd. & Salisbury Rd.
  Note from Twp. Engineering Dept.: No completion date has been announced. All work is weather dependent and subject to change without notice. ----------------------------------------- March...read more

Drug Prevention PSA/Billboard Contest for Teens
Safe Communities YOUth Coalition Presents PSA/Billboard Drug Prevention Contest The Safe Communities YOUth Coalition is currently hosting a PSA/Billboard Drug Prevention Contest.   Somerset County students...read more

Police Press Release -3/20/17
On March 13, Montgomery Police responded to a one car motor vehicle crash on River Road near Blue Spring Road. As officers were responding, the...read more

Blood Drive March 18 by Emergency Services
Montgomery EMS (MEMS) is hosting a Community Blood Drive on Saturday, March 18, 2017 from 9 am to 2 pm at the Montgomery EMS squad...read more

Police Press Release 3/07/17
On Saturday March 4, at 1:43 A.M., Montgomery Police stopped a vehicle for speeding on Route 206. During the traffic stop the officer detected the...read more

Police Press Release- 3/01/17
On Monday February 27, at 10:59 p.m., Montgomery Police stopped Michael Cieploch, 25, of Manville, NJ after observing an equipment violation on the vehicle he...read more

Cherry Valley Rd. Tree Removal Project - 3/03 to ~3/30
On Friday, March 3rd, weather permitting, Stonaker Tree Service, a subcontractor to Mazza Mulch, plans to commence removing of trees along Cherry Valley Road for the...read more

Montgomery Twp. Receive $50k Grant for Emergency Services
Grant Received to Support Montgomery EMS Funds Earmarked for First Responder Vehicle Montgomery Township has been awarded a $50,000 grant from Investors Foundation to support...read more

Police Press Release - 2/22/17
On Wednesday February 15, at 5:49 p.m., Montgomery Police and Montgomery EMS responded to Route 206 near Sunset Road for the report of a four...read more

Tree Trimming / Removal - Cherry Valley Rd Improvement Project
PLEASE READ THIS 2/21/17 NOTICE FROM PSE&G ON TREE TRIMMING For additional information regarding PSE&G’s or Nelson Tree Service’s assistance, please contact Scott Blocker @...read more

Police Press Release 02/08/17
On Tuesday February 7, at 12:00 p.m., Montgomery Police responded to the Montgomery High School for the report of a student in possession of narcotics....read more

Police Press Release - 02/08/17
On Friday February 3, at 12:50 a.m., Montgomery Police stopped Ian Pillersmith, 18, of Titusville, NJ after observing an equipment violation on the vehicle he...read more

Police Press Release - 1/31/17
On 1/27/2017 at approximately 5:13 p.m., Jordan Shapiro, 33, of West Windsor, NJ was arrested for possession of marijuana. A Montgomery Patrol Officer stopped Shapiro...read more

Police Press Release - 01/12/17
On January 12th at approximately 3:45 p.m., John D. Cashman Jr. was arrested for trespassing. Cashman is 47 years old and resides in Rocky Hill....read more

Police Press Release - 01/09/17
On January 7, Officer Jason Larsen stopped a vehicle operated by Matthew Miller, 30, of South Plainfield, NJ for speeding. During the course of the...read more

Police Press Release - 01/04/17
On December 27, 2016 Officer Ryan Gray conducted a motor vehicle stop on a vehicle being operated by Laquan Rhym-Tate, 19, of Hillsborough, NJ for...read more

Police Press Release - 12/29/16
On Thursday December 22nd at approximately 6:15 a.m., Montgomery Police, Montgomery Fire Companies 1 and 2 and Montgomery EMS responded to Cherry Valley Road near...read more

Police Press Release - 12/20/16
On Tuesday November 29, at 4:35 a.m., Montgomery Police located a suspicious occupied vehicle parked in the Mill Pond Park parking area. The park is...read more

New Captain / Police Director Thomas Wain Sworn-in
Kurt Rock Also Sworn in as Lieutenant. For the first time in almost a decade, Montgomery Township has appointed a new Police Director. Captain Thomas...read more

Police Press Release - 12/09/16
On December 8, 2016 at 7:10 p.m., Montgomery Police responded to a two vehicle motor vehicle crash on Route 206 near Wall Street. Jason Monahan,...read more

Snow Plowing: What Montgomery Does, How Residents Can Help
Clearing township roads when snow storms hit is more logistically challenging than you might think.  Residents play an important role. Please read down to find...read more

Police Press Release - 12/02/16 & 12/05/16
12/05/16 On December 4, 2016, at approximately 5:50 p.m., Youbens Dessalines, 20, of Hamilton was arrested for underage possession of alcohol. Dessalines was stopped by...read more

Police Press Release - 11/28/16
On Friday November 19, at 9:36 p.m., police responded to Fairview Road for a reported motor vehicle crash. Upon arrival police located a BMW off...read more

DEP Launches Pilot Mobile App for Reporting Non-Emergency Environmental Incidents
The Department of Environmental Protection has launched a pilot mobile application that will enhance protection of public health and the environment by enabling the public...read more

Police Press Release - 11/21/16
On 11/17/2016 at 12:08 a.m., Shaan Kelly, 25, of Belle Mead was stopped on Berkley Avenue during the investigation of a hit and run collision...read more

NJDOT: Work to Resume Mon., Nov. 21 on Rt. 518 Bridge
According to a November 18th press release received from the New Jersey Department of Transportation, work on the Rt. 518 Bridge in Rocky Hill will...read more

Photos of Montgomery Veterans Day Celebration
Please go to this website's Photo Gallery pages at: http://www.twp.montgomery.nj.us/about-montgomery/photo-gallery Source: Montgomery Twp. Clerks Office...read more

Police Press Release - 11/03/16
On Sunday October 30th, at 1:27 p.m., Montgomery Police and Montgomery Township EMS responded to County Route 601 near the Dutchtown Zion Road intersection for...read more

Police Press Release - 10/27/16
On Sunday, October 23rd at 12:38 p.m., police responded to Kilpatrick Lane for the report of a motor vehicle burglary that had occurred over night....read more

Police Press Release - 10/26/16
On October 21, 2016 at 4:32 p.m., Vyacheslav Kurus, 43, of Huntingdon Valley, PA, was stopped on Grandview Road. During the stop, it was determined...read more