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Local Businessmen Donate ResQDiscs to Rahway Police Department

Drowning is the leading cause of death for children ages 1-5. According to the CDC (Center for Disease Control out of Georgia) last year 120,000 people drowned in the United States and ten times that many were near drowning victims, many of them suffering permanent brain or spinal cord damage. Time is a key factor […]

July 5th, 2006|News|

Congratulations Officer Scott Rayack

The Rahway Police Department would like to congratulate Officer Scott Rayack for receiving special recognition from the Middlesex/ Union Counties Chapter of Mothers Against Drunk Driving for his enforcement efforts against drunk drivers.

MADD held a special ceremony on May 17, 2006, at the College Center Campus of Middlesex County College in Edison, honoring police officers […]

May 22nd, 2006|News|

Shed Burglaries

During the past few months, we have experienced an increase in the number of burglaries to sheds. Items taken vary but generally consist of items such as lawn mowers, snow blowers, leaf blowers, and other power tools. Most of the sheds had the locks cut off with bolt cutters. The Rahway Police Department Community Relations […]

August 23rd, 2005|News|

Police Donate Bicycles To Needy Children

The Rahway Police Department joined forces with the East Jersey State Prison to provide 40 bicycles to local needy children. Bicycles collected by the Rahway Police Department over the course of the year come to the prison in various states of disrepair. It is up to the prisoners to make them seem like they are […]

November 23rd, 2003|News|

Police Officer Honored

Police Officer Shawn Ganley, was honored by the Rahway City Council on November 10, 2003. Officer Ganley was presented an honorary resolution recognizing his service to our nation during Operation Iraqi Freedom. Ganley, who has been a Rahway Police Officer since 1999, entered the Unite States Army in November 1988 and served actively until his […]

November 23rd, 2003|News|

Welcome Chiefs

Congratulations are in order for newly appointed Police Chief Edward Hudak, left, and Fire Chief Harold Stahl, right. The pair were recently named to their respective positions earlier this year by Mayor James Kennedy. Hudak brings with him 25 years of experience with the Rahway Police Department, while Stahl has 31 years of experience with […]

March 23rd, 2003|News|

Vehicle Seized From Drug Dealer

In 2003, the Rahway Police Department added a new addition to its fleet of vehicles. This fully-loaded PT Cruiser was confiscated from a local drug dealer and is now being used as the Rahway Police Department D.A.R.E. vehicle. The Cruiser has been lettered with the D.A.R.E. Logo and notes that it was “Seized from a […]

March 23rd, 2003|News|

City-Wide Removal of Abandoned Vehicles

In an effort to promote and enhance the quality of life for the residents of the City of Rahway, the Rahway Police Department is conducting a city-wide removal of all vehicles deemed junked or abandoned. A vehicle is considered abandoned if it does not have current registration plates, or has been unused and inoperable for […]

March 22nd, 2003|News|

Reverse 9-1-1 System Implemented

Rahway Police Department has recently implemented a Reverse 9-1-1 system that will greatly enhance the quality of service provided by the Rahway Police Department.

Reverse 9-1-1 is an interactive community notification system that enables a recorded telephone message to be sent out to selected areas, blocks or neighborhoods in the event of an emergency. The system […]

March 22nd, 2003|News|

Auxiliary Unit Recognized

The Auxiliaries were recognized at the November City Council meeting for their service and dedication to the City of Rahway. All of the members were presented with the resolution, which was sponsored by Councilwoman Deana Tilton.
The Rahway Police Auxiliary Unit, headed by Police Officer Gary Kostura.

March 22nd, 2003|News|