Rahway Police Department Joins Facebook & Twitter

The Rahway Police Department has joined the popular social networking sites Facebook and Twitter to more effectively provide timely information to the community.

The Facebook and Twitter pages will have information on recent news releases, department events, road closures, emergency information, severe weather alerts, along with other programs and services offered by our department. Twitter users […]

April 23rd, 2014|News|

7 Warning Signs of Asphalt Paving Scams

As the New Jersey weather gets warmer and the asphalt paving season begins, consumers are warned to be extremely cautious when selecting a contractor to pave a driveway or parking lot.

Each spring, bands of con-artists, often referred to as traveling criminals or gypsy pavers, enter our state in order to scam unsuspecting homeowners and business […]

April 23rd, 2014|News|

Operation Take Back

The Rahway Police Department, in conjunction with the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) New Jersey Division, will be hosting Operation Take Back New Jersey April 26, 2014 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The Rahway Police Department lobby located at 1 City Hall Plaza is where citizens can properly dispose of their unused, unwanted or expired medications.

The […]

April 2nd, 2014|News|

Know How To Report Suspicious Activity

As the additional “eyes and ears” of law enforcement, citizens can help to reduce crime, improve safety and increase the quality of neighborhood life by knowing what to report and how to report it.

What exactly is a “suspicious activity”?

Suspicious activities can refer to incidents, events, individuals or circumstances that seem unusual or out of place. […]

March 23rd, 2014|News|

Coat Drive is a Huge Success

The cold and bitter weather is a harsh reminder that winter is upon us. The Rahway Police Department joined forces with a local clothing company in an effort to help keep the children of Rahway warm this winter.

Daron Fashions Inc. generously donated over 125 coats that went directly to less fortunate children in the Rahway […]

December 2nd, 2013|News|

Rahway Police Department & Rahway PBA Local 31 Host Holiday Food Drive

The Rahway Police Department and Rahway PBA Local 31 are conducting a Holiday Food Drive from December 2nd to December 13th. Please consider donating canned goods or other non-perishable food items to help those less fortunate this holiday season. All donations will benefit the Rahway Food for Friends. Some of the most needed items include […]

December 1st, 2013|News|

Rahway to Participate in “Operation Take Back New Jersey”

City of Rahway to join other Union County municipalities in nationwide collection of unused, unwanted or expired prescription medications Saturday October 26th 2013 10am to 2pm.

Rahway residents who want to rid their homes of potentially dangerous prescription drugs in a safe and non-hazardous manner will be able to do so on October 26th, 2013. From […]

October 2nd, 2013|News|

Congratulations to the 12th Class of The Rahway Police Youth Academy

The Rahway Police Department would like to congratulate the 12th class of The Rahway Police Youth Academy. The week long program was completed on July 12th 2013 at the John. H. Stamler Police Academy with a graduation ceremony. The class covered a variety of police topics in class including fingerprinting, accident investigation and water safety. […]

July 13th, 2013|News|

Rahway Police Helping to Keep You and Your Family Safe and Informed

The Rahway Police Department is utilizing a new communications service, effective immediately, which allows us to send important, valuable community information directly to residents using the latest technology.

The Nixle Community Information Service allows us to create and publish messages to be delivered to subscribed residents instantly via cell phone text message and/or email. Notifications can […]

May 1st, 2013|News|

School Zone Safety Tips

School Zone Safety Tips

Carpool with neighbors or friends to minimize the number of vehicles in the school zone or at the bus stop.
Review and always follow your school’s student drop off plan. That means obeying all signs (i.e., no parking, stopping or standing) and/or individuals directing traffic, including volunteers.
Drop your child off on the school […]

March 24th, 2013|News|