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NJ.com
Bloomfield man charged in crash that killed 33-old victimcrash that claimed the life of Luis Davila of Belleville, acting Essex County E
Bloomfield man charged in crash that killed 33-old victim
NJ.com / Posted 3 hours ago
crash that claimed the life of Luis Davila of Belleville, acting Essex County Essex County Prosecutor Carolyn Murray and Belleville Police Chief Mark Minichini said in a joint statement. The crash occurred at about 8:30 p.m on May 27 when... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Police searching for suspect in Cahokia home invasionhim, according to police. Authorities said the suspects took off in Wicker's c
Police searching for suspect in Cahokia home invasion
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 13 hours ago
him, according to police. Authorities said the suspects took off in Wicker's car and stole money from Wicker's wallet. Belleville police said they found the car off of Royal Heights Road. Police said they believe more than one person was... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
motorcycle theft, disturbancesStreet in response to a report of a theft of a 250CC Daymak Pithog Motorcycle.
motorcycle theft, disturbances
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 14 hours ago
Street in response to a report of a theft of a 250CC Daymak Pithog Motorcycle. Anyone with information is asked to call Belleville Police at 613-966-0882 or Quinte Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS. Two men were arrested for their own protection... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Who keeps stealing mannequins in Belleville, Ont.?mannequins from stores in a small Ontario town have local police scratching the
Who keeps stealing mannequins in Belleville, Ont.?
Calgary Sun / Posted yesterday
mannequins from stores in a small Ontario town have local police scratching their heads. In the past three months the Belleville Police Service has investigated five break and enters and one attempted break and entered involving female... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
More mannequins stolen in citythe persons responsible for these break and enters. Anyone with information ab
More mannequins stolen in city
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted yesterday
the persons responsible for these break and enters. Anyone with information about this investigation is asked to contact Det.Cst Terri Smith of the Belleville Police Service at 613-966-0882 ext. 2228 or Quinte Crime Stoppers at 1-800... Read more
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CBC.ca
Ontario town hit by rash of female mannequin theftsin locating the person or people responsible. Anyone with information about th
Ontario town hit by rash of female mannequin thefts
CBC.ca / Posted yesterday
in locating the person or people responsible. Anyone with information about this investigation is asked to contact Det.-Const. Terri Smith of the Belleville Police Service at (613) 966-0882 ext. 2228 and/or Quinte Crimestoppers at 1-800- 222... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Officer recognized with provincial awardof leadership, devotion and sacrifice in the face of adversity, as demonstrated
Officer recognized with provincial award
Chatham Daily News / Posted yesterday
of leadership, devotion and sacrifice in the face of adversity, as demonstrated by Walker during his presidency of the Belleville Police Association. Police services in Ontario are not permitted to form unions, but they use associations to... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
City man charged with fraud over $5,000A 31-year-old city man is facing fraud and theft charges by local police. Bell
City man charged with fraud over $5,000
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted yesterday
A 31-year-old city man is facing fraud and theft charges by local police. Belleville Police Services executive officer Sheri Meeks said Wednesday that police were called around 9:20 a.m. Tuesday to a Herman Street residence in relation to a... Read more
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Observer
She was bellicose & belligerent10%) after she threw a — to put it mildly — hissy fit at the store, assaulting
She was bellicose & belligerent
Observer / Posted yesterday
10%) after she threw a — to put it mildly — hissy fit at the store, assaulting an off-duty officer in the process, Kearny police reported. Police said Lt. John Taylor was on off-duty detail at the supermarket at 8:15 p.m., July 13, when he... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Fire department deems leak accidentalsuccessful management of the situation was largely due to the unified command o
Fire department deems leak accidental
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 2 days ago
successful management of the situation was largely due to the unified command of Tri Emergency Services (Belleville fire, Belleville police and Quinte Paramedic Service) in conjunction with many community agencies, all supported by city staff.... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Leak sparks safety concernsa piece of it,” he said. Deputy Fire Chief Bruce Greatrix set up a unified inc
Leak sparks safety concerns
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 2 days ago
a piece of it,” he said. Deputy Fire Chief Bruce Greatrix set up a unified incident command centre in conjunction with the Belleville Police Service on Pinnacle and Campbell streets. Union Gas and Veridian Corporation were on site throughout the... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Belleville police arrest suspect in Pokemon Go assaultresisting a peace officer and possession of ammunition without a firearm owner’
Belleville police arrest suspect in Pokemon Go assault
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 2 days ago
resisting a peace officer and possession of ammunition without a firearm owner’s identification card. The victim tells Belleville Police that she and two friends were playing Pokemon Go in the 300 block of North 8th Street early Sunday morning.... Read more
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CBC.ca
Natural gas leak forces evacuation of downtown Belleville, Ont.Front Street. Avoid the area until further notice. The gas has been shut off a
Natural gas leak forces evacuation of downtown Belleville, Ont.
CBC.ca / Posted 3 days ago
Front Street. Avoid the area until further notice. The gas has been shut off and contained without any injuries or fires, Belleville police Staff Sgt. Sherri Meeks said at 7 p.m. The following areas were evacuated: City Transit buses took... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Gas leak downtown; police cordone off areainformation line (613) 966-4632 to assist city residents which is being updated
Gas leak downtown; police cordone off area
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 3 days ago
information line (613) 966-4632 to assist city residents which is being updated every 15 minutes. The City of Belleville, Belleville Police Service, and Belleville Fire Department wishes to thank everyone for their cooperation and patience during... Read more
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FOX Carolina
old girl narrowly escapes abduction, police searching for suspectat 'Pokemon Go' player Bernard Oranika, 23, is accused of throwing sawdust a '
old girl narrowly escapes abduction, police searching for suspect
FOX Carolina / Posted 3 days ago
at 'Pokemon Go' player Bernard Oranika, 23, is accused of throwing sawdust a 'Pokemon Go ' player in Belleville (Credit: Belleville Police Department) A Belleville man is accused of throwing sawdust into the face of a “Pokemon Go” player last... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
13-old girl narrowly escapes abduction, police searching for suspectat 'Pokemon Go' player Bernard Oranika, 23, is accused of throwing sawdust a '
13-old girl narrowly escapes abduction, police searching for suspect
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 3 days ago
at 'Pokemon Go' player Bernard Oranika, 23, is accused of throwing sawdust a 'Pokemon Go ' player in Belleville (Credit: Belleville Police Department) A Belleville man is accused of throwing sawdust into the face of a “Pokemon Go” player last... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
13-old girl narrowly escapes abduction, police searching for suspectat 'Pokemon Go' player Bernard Oranika, 23, is accused of throwing sawdust a '
13-old girl narrowly escapes abduction, police searching for suspect
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 3 days ago
at 'Pokemon Go' player Bernard Oranika, 23, is accused of throwing sawdust a 'Pokemon Go ' player in Belleville (Credit: Belleville Police Department) A Belleville man is accused of throwing sawdust into the face of a “Pokemon Go” player last... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
13-old girl narrowly escapes abduction, police searching for suspectat 'Pokemon Go' player Bernard Oranika, 23, is accused of throwing sawdust a '
13-old girl narrowly escapes abduction, police searching for suspect
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 3 days ago
at 'Pokemon Go' player Bernard Oranika, 23, is accused of throwing sawdust a 'Pokemon Go ' player in Belleville (Credit: Belleville Police Department) A Belleville man is accused of throwing sawdust into the face of a “Pokemon Go” player last... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Police briefs: Saturdaypending his bail hearing Saturday, the result of which wasn't immediately avail
Police briefs: Saturday
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 5 days ago
pending his bail hearing Saturday, the result of which wasn't immediately available. It was one of 68 calls handled by Belleville police between 5 a.m. Friday and 5 a.m. Saturday. Officers responding to a report of an unwanted visitor at a... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Teens help policeOnce the students gather the key holder information, the information will be en
Teens help police
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 6 days ago
Once the students gather the key holder information, the information will be entered into databanks for both the Belleville Police Service and the Belleville Fire Department. The contact information would be used, for example, if an... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Plea struck down by judgeheld power of attorney for her father, not her mother. Bank accounts were held
Plea struck down by judge
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 6 days ago
held power of attorney for her father, not her mother. Bank accounts were held jointly by the couple. The investigation by Belleville police began when Baker’s sister approached officers about some inconsistencies in her parents’ financials. Whyte... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Disturbing evidence in trialaround setting up a sexual encounter between OPGent and a three-year-old child
Disturbing evidence in trial
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 7 days ago
around setting up a sexual encounter between OPGent and a three-year-old child in San Francisco. Sgt. Roy Kendall of the Belleville Police Service was notified, but the investigation was turned over to Military Police when information led to... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Pokémon Go player assaultedof the attackers were available. The complaint suffered minor injuries that di
Pokémon Go player assaulted
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 7 days ago
of the attackers were available. The complaint suffered minor injuries that did not require medical treatment. Belleville Police Service are reminding citizens to be aware of their surroundings when using electronic devices. A man was... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Young cadets learn about police work in BellevilleBobby Kane, who served as master of ceremonies. "He jumped right in." Kane sai
Young cadets learn about police work in Belleville
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 7 days ago
Bobby Kane, who served as master of ceremonies. "He jumped right in." Kane said that Minichini, who was promoted to Belleville police chief last month got on board in January, and even supplied some of his own money to facilitate the newborn... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Ridgewood man charged in Belleville collisionand then the guard rail near mile marker 6.5 on Route 21 South at around 7:45 p
Ridgewood man charged in Belleville collision
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 7 days ago
and then the guard rail near mile marker 6.5 on Route 21 South at around 7:45 p.m., according to Lt. Frank Pignataro of the Belleville Police Department’s traffic division. The Corvette lost control in the right lane after weaving at high speed on... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
City man enters guilty plea to voyeurism chargeman later admitted to police he had hoped to record images of the woman and pur
City man enters guilty plea to voyeurism charge
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 8 days ago
man later admitted to police he had hoped to record images of the woman and purchased the “pen camera” at the Quinte Mall. Belleville Police officers seized electronic items from the man’s home but no other suspicious material was found. A... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
break and entersfrom a Dundas Street East business. The break and enter there also occurred ove
break and enters
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 8 days ago
from a Dundas Street East business. The break and enter there also occurred overnight. A safe and electronics were stolen. Belleville Police are asking that anyone with any information pertaining to either break and enter to contact Belleville... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Former city hockey coach found guilty of fraudcharged in January with four counts of fraud and one count of false pretences.
Former city hockey coach found guilty of fraud
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 9 days ago
charged in January with four counts of fraud and one count of false pretences. The Criminal Investigations Branch of the Belleville Police Service was contacted by the Belleville Minor Hockey Association on Nov. 12 with concerns relating to... Read more
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KPLR 11 St. Louis
Belleville Pokemon Go player says attacker threw, ‘a handful of sawdust’ into her eyesis being investigated as a battery, and has been assigned to a detective. There
Belleville Pokemon Go player says attacker threw, ‘a handful of sawdust’ into her eyes
KPLR 11 St. Louis / Posted 9 days ago
is being investigated as a battery, and has been assigned to a detective. There have not been more reports of attacks on Pokemon Go players in Belleville. The Belleville Police Department recommends the following while playing Pokemon Go in the ci... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Belleville Pokemon Go player says attacker threw, ‘a handful of sawdust’ into her eyesis being investigated as a battery, and has been assigned to a detective. There
Belleville Pokemon Go player says attacker threw, ‘a handful of sawdust’ into her eyes
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 9 days ago
is being investigated as a battery, and has been assigned to a detective. There have not been more reports of attacks on Pokemon Go players in Belleville. The Belleville Police Department recommends the following while playing Pokemon Go in the ci... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Cops warn of selfie risks for young peoplepresumably forever. “The police have no tools to take that off the Internet,”
Cops warn of selfie risks for young people
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 10 days ago
presumably forever. “The police have no tools to take that off the Internet,” Thompson said. “It’s a major issue,” agreed Belleville Police Det.-Const. Pat Kellar. City detectives investigate mainly cases which come from the RCMP’s co-ordination... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
break and enters in Wellingtonover the weekend. It is a 2005 Kawasaki Ninja 500cc street bike, black in colou
break and enters in Wellington
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 10 days ago
over the weekend. It is a 2005 Kawasaki Ninja 500cc street bike, black in colour with Ontario plate 0E2L2. Anyone with information about this crime is asked to call Belleville Police at 613-966-0882 or Quinte Crime Stoppers at 1-80... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Pokémon fans take to streetsof Jews killed during the Second World War, many of them by poison gas administ
Pokémon fans take to streets
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 13 days ago
of Jews killed during the Second World War, many of them by poison gas administered by Nazis. Authorities, including Belleville police (see sidebar) are advising people to avoid dangerous situations. “Please don’t be so involved in the game... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Gamers warned of Pokémon risksGames can be fun, but they must also be safe. That’s the warning from Bellevil
Gamers warned of Pokémon risks
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 13 days ago
Games can be fun, but they must also be safe. That’s the warning from Belleville police and other authorities in the wake of this month’s PokémonGo craze. The game requires players to navigate through the real world to find fictionalized characters... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Police briefs: Domestic assault; drug chargestotalled. Drug charges laid A joint-forces drug investigation by area police
Police briefs: Domestic assault; drug charges
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 13 days ago
totalled. Drug charges laid A joint-forces drug investigation by area police has led to charges against five residents. Belleville police worked with Ontario Provincial Police and Tyendinaga Police officers to search homes in Napanee and... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Belleville man electrocuted after stepping on live power line following stormBELLEVILLE, IL (KTVI) – Belleville Police say a man was electrocuted and lost h
Belleville man electrocuted after stepping on live power line following storm
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 14 days ago
BELLEVILLE, IL (KTVI) – Belleville Police say a man was electrocuted and lost his life in Wednesday night's storm. According to police, the man was returning home in the 200 block of south 17th Street. When he stepped out of his car, he stepped onto... Read more
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KPLR 11 St. Louis
Belleville man electrocuted after stepping on live power line following stormBELLEVILLE, IL (KPLR) – Belleville Police say a man was electrocuted and lost h
Belleville man electrocuted after stepping on live power line following storm
KPLR 11 St. Louis / Posted 14 days ago
BELLEVILLE, IL (KPLR) – Belleville Police say a man was electrocuted and lost his life in Wednesday night's storm. According to police, the man was returning home in the 200 block of south 17th Street. When he stepped out of his car, he stepped onto... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Police briefs: Warrant arrest; man injured by treeWarrant On Tuesday at 4:40 p.m. Belleville Police attended Johnson Street for
Police briefs: Warrant arrest; man injured by tree
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 15 days ago
Warrant On Tuesday at 4:40 p.m. Belleville Police attended Johnson Street for a surety revocation. A 46-year-old Belleville woman was arrested on an outstanding committal warrant. The accused was sent to Quinte Regional Detention Center... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Police briefs: Break and enter; warrantBreak and enter On Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. Belleville Police responded to a break
Police briefs: Break and enter; warrant
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 16 days ago
Break and enter On Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. Belleville Police responded to a break and enter call at a Cameron Street residence. Further investigation led to three young offender males and one adult male being charged with numerous criminal offences... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Donate blood with a former police officerpage of this morning's St. Louis Post-Dispatch says, "we are asking cops to do
Donate blood with a former police officer
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 16 days ago
page of this morning's St. Louis Post-Dispatch says, "we are asking cops to do too much". Ten years ago this November, Belleville police SGT Brough's face was hit by a shotgun blast fired by a murder suspect. Jon was permanently blinded but... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Nutley: Police blotter, July 11bail, but the courts released him on his own recognizance. He had a pending cou
Nutley: Police blotter, July 11
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 17 days ago
bail, but the courts released him on his own recognizance. He had a pending court date. On July 5, police responded to Belleville police headquarters to take custody of Santino Zaccardo. He was arrested in Belleville's jurisdiction for a Nutley... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Police briefs: intoxicated, breach of probationIntoxicated person At approximately 11:30 p.m. Saturday, Belleville Police att
Police briefs: intoxicated, breach of probation
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 18 days ago
Intoxicated person At approximately 11:30 p.m. Saturday, Belleville Police attended the area of Bleecker Avenue in response to a disturbance. Officers arrived and observed a broken window on a house. After further investigation a female nearby was... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Police briefs: child injured, knife pulledand released at Belleville General Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Police briefs: child injured, knife pulled
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 19 days ago
and released at Belleville General Hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The investigation is continuing by the Belleville Police Service Traffic Management Unit. Knife Pulled – Man Tasered On Friday at 9 p.m. two Belleville Police... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Essex County police forces react to Dallas shootingsthe best trained police departments in the state when it comes to addressing ac
Essex County police forces react to Dallas shootings
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 20 days ago
the best trained police departments in the state when it comes to addressing active shooters," he added. Belleville The Belleville Police Department will also be patrolling in two-man units, Police Chief Mark Minichini said Friday. "We're on... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Waterfront festival in full swing this weekendbody art booth and hair design booth will be available in the village for festi
Waterfront festival in full swing this weekend
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 20 days ago
body art booth and hair design booth will be available in the village for festivalgoers. Demonstrations and giveaways from Belleville police, fire and Hastings-Quinte paramedic services will be in the village. “For food there’s a variety, we have... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Police briefs: foot pursuit, end of school yearFoot Pursuit — Fraud Suspect At 1:30 p.m. Belleville Police Service responded
Police briefs: foot pursuit, end of school year
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 20 days ago
Foot Pursuit — Fraud Suspect At 1:30 p.m. Belleville Police Service responded to a North Front Street and Tracey Street area business where employees were reporting a suspected money related fraud in progress. Upon uniformed police arrival the male... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Police briefs: bull on highway, CRA scam callsLivestock on the Highway In the early morning hours on Wednesday Belleville Po
Police briefs: bull on highway, CRA scam calls
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 22 days ago
Livestock on the Highway In the early morning hours on Wednesday Belleville Police were dispatched to the east end of Hwy 2 just east of Point Anne in regards to an adult bull standing in the middle of the road, not allowing vehicles to pass. After... Read more
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Observer
Minichini marks milestoneThe Belleville Police Department has a new leader. Mark Minichini, a deputy ch
Minichini marks milestone
Observer / Posted 23 days ago
The Belleville Police Department has a new leader. Mark Minichini, a deputy chief since 2009, was elevated to the department’s highest rank when he was sworn in last Tuesday by the man he is replacing, Chief Joseph Rotonda, who retired July 1 after... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
bar checksThe Belleville Police Service was kept busy with a number of disturbances at lo
bar checks
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 25 days ago
The Belleville Police Service was kept busy with a number of disturbances at local bars late Saturday and early Sunday. At approximately 2 a.m. police attended a downtown establishment for a disturbance and arrested a 27-year-old woman on an... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Minichini sworn in as new Belleville police chief - Public Safetyand also said that it had been a pleasure and an honor to serve with him. Bell
Minichini sworn in as new Belleville police chief - Public Safety
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 28 days ago
and also said that it had been a pleasure and an honor to serve with him. Belleville Mayor Ray Kimble, himself a former Belleville police chief (1992-2000), called it a bittersweet day, to see one good friend moving on and another one moving in... Read more
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