News

Schools Open

The Mid-Atlantic Foundation for Safety and Education and The Rahway Police Department are teaming up to promote AAA’s Schools Open-Drive Carefully campaign by urging motorists to stay alert and be cautious while traveling in and around school zones as children return to school.

Morning and afternoon times can be dangerous for children, especially as they travel […]

August 1st, 2012|News|

Rahway Youth Police Academy Graduating Class of 2012

On June 29, 2012, 23 Rahway children between the ages of 11 and 15 graduated from the eleventh annual Rahway Youth Police Academy, which is organized by the Rahway Police Department Juvenile Bureau. The Youth Police Academy is designed to provide young adults with a better understanding of the role of police in today’s society. […]

July 24th, 2012|News|

Rahway CERT Receives Flood Response Trailer

The Rahway Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) will now be better equipped to handle emergencies thanks to the help of a new flood response utility trailer supplied by the New Jersey Office of Emergency Management (OEM).

Members of Rahway CERT Team, which is an all-volunteer unit, traveled to West Trenton on Wednesday, June 27 to pick […]

June 28th, 2012|News|

Rahway Police Receive New Lifesaving Tool

Rahway Police Chief John M. Rodger receiving a donated Cardiac Science Defibrillator AED from William Rack (l) and William Anderson (r) of The Rahway Honorary PBA #31. This life saving AED unit will be utilized in the Rahway Police Community Center located at 52 East Cherry Street. The Rahway Police thank The Honorary PBA #31 […]

June 24th, 2012|News|

City of Rahway Flood Emergency Team Needs You!

The Rahway Office of Emergency Management is seeking VOLUNTEERS who wish to participate in our Flood Rescue Team

If interested please contact Det. William Eicholz at 732-827-2079.

June 1st, 2012|News|

June is Hurricane Preparedness Month

It’s National Hurricane Preparedness Week and the American Red Cross reminds those living in areas where hurricanes are a threat to get prepared now. Hurricane season begins June 1 and ends on Nov. 30.

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) predicts a near-normal year for hurricanes with nine to 15 storms in the Atlantic Ocean. […]

June 1st, 2012|News|

2007 Youth Police Academy Graduation

On June 29, 2007, 31 Rahway children between the ages of 11 and 15 graduated from the sixth annual Youth Police Academy, which is run by police officers assigned to various departments within the Rahway Police Department. The Youth Police Academy is designed to provide young adults with a better understanding of the role of […]

July 1st, 2007|News|

The Law Enforcement Torch Run® for Special Olympics New Jersey

The Special Olympics Torch has become one of the most colorful aspects of Special Olympics New Jersey Opening Ceremonies. There is little in the Summer Games that compares to the anticipation that fills the stadium as spectators and athletes await the appearance of the Torch to officially open the Games.

Evolution of the Torch Run:

Twenty-three years […]

March 23rd, 2007|News|

Pedestrian Safety

Face it: You’re a kid without a car. This means you probably do a lot of walking to get where you need to go. This means you are a pedestrian. Walking may seem like the easiest, most natural thing in the world, but it can be dangerous.

Did you know that each year, cars, trucks and […]

March 23rd, 2007|News|

New Jersey Law Requires More Protection for Child Passengers

Effective December 1 2001, New Jersey’s child passenger safety law requires:

Children up to age 8 or 80 pounds must ride in a safety or booster seat in the rear seat of the vehicle. If there is no rear seat, the child must sit in the front seat secured by a safety or booster seat.
Children under […]

March 23rd, 2007|News|