Montclair PD Prevents $500,000 Loss by Aggressively Ticketing and Towing During Snow Storm

Montclair PD Prevents $500,000 Loss by Aggressively Ticketing and Towing During Snow Storm

Montclair Police Department prevents $500,000.00 loss in revenue for local merchants with aggressive ticket and tow campaign during the January 4th snowstorm. Editors note: Two years ago The Montclair Dispatch covered a similar storm on January 26, 2016, regarding Essex County’s failure to clear the snow in the parking lanes during that storm. You can […]

Montclair Police Gather for Annual Torch Run for Special Olympics NJ

Montclair Police Gather for Annual Torch Run for Special Olympics NJ

The Montclair Police Department assembled for the Torch Run for Special Olympics New Jersey. Friday morning, June 9, 2017, members of the Montclair Police Department gathered together for the 34th annual Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics New Jersey. At 9:45 AM a group of members of the department, as well as family and […]

Diamond Cycle Reports Idiotic Theft

Brazen idiot thief steals $3,750 Mountain Bike from Montclair's Diamond Cycle and is caught on video. There will be a $250 reward!

Diamond Cycle Reports Idiotic Theft

Thanks to Diamond Cycle’s video, they can report their theft in broad daylight! At 3:42 PM on Tues. Mar. 8, 2017, a 25 year old male walked into Diamond Cycle in Montclair and rode off on another customer’s $3,750.00 Cannondale mountain bike. Unfortunately for the thief, as so often happens when idiots act before thinking he […]

Santa’s Sixth Annual Montclair Visit

Santa and his elves are decking the streets of Montclair for the sixth annual Montclair Santa Visit, spreading holiday cheer for all children in need.

Santa’s Sixth Annual Montclair Visit

Santa is visiting different areas in Montclair during several weekends in Montclair from early through mid-December. In between the hours of 12 p.m. and 9 p.m. several days this month, excited kids and their families will be greeted by Santa and his elves as they roll through the streets in a Montclair Police Department vehicle. […]

Santa’s Sleigh Serves Community

Montclair Police brings Christmas presents from your chimney to your doorstep this holiday season to encourage toy donations for children in need.

Santa’s Sleigh Serves Community

Get a toy, give a toy from the Montclair Police Department. With Christmas right around the corner, what better way to surprise your little loved ones than with a Santa-delivered gift on a cold December night? The Montclair Police Department and PBA Local #53 will sponsor their seventh annual Santa Visit this year to spread […]

Sarah Butler: Montclair Missing Person

Sarah Butler, Montclair native is missing. Please contact the Montclair Police Department with any information that you feel will be of help!

Sarah Butler: Montclair Missing Person

Montclair needs your help to find Sarah Butler!   When someone who is very important in your life goes missing or has suddenly disappeared, it’s common to feel a range of emotions and be unsure what to do next.  Since Montclair is a strong community, it is imperative that we help one another at all times. […]

MPD Against Drunk Driving

The Montclair Police Department (MPD) was recently awarded a grant to help put an end to drunk driving. Temporary fun is not worth dying for.

MPD Against Drunk Driving

Montclair Police Department (MPD) awarded grant. The first rule always given in high school driver’s ed is “drive sober, or get pulled over.” Billions of billboards will remind you of this golden rule while driving down the parkway. We have seen it in the ads and on television, we are taught our whole lives about […]

Coffee with a Cop Program

Join the Montclair Police Department Community Service Unit for their second Coffee with a Cop program on July 10 at Trend Coffee and Tea House.

Coffee with a Cop Program

Grab a cup of joe and have Coffee With a Cop. Have you ever wondered what it’s like to be a member of the Montclair Police Department? Or maybe you strive to be a protector of the law one day. Maybe you just want to have a casual, relaxed conversation with a law enforcement official […]

Montclair Police Seek Volunteers

The Montclair Police Department is looking for volunteers to be a part of their Domestic Violence Response Team. Be involved in protecting our town.

Montclair Police looks for Domestic Violence Response Team members. The Montclair Police Department is seeking volunteers for its Domestic Violence Response Team (DVRT). According to the Montclair Police Department, the DVRT is a group of volunteers trained to assist victims of domestic violence. DVRT volunteers offer emergency support, alternatives, and referrals to victims of domestic […]

Torch Run For Special Olympics

Montclair Police Department members took part in the annual New Jersey Torch Run to raise money for the Special Olympics of New Jersey.

Torch Run For Special Olympics

Montclair Police Department helps benefit Special Olympics through the Torch Run. A little before 10AM on Friday, 30th, members of the Montclair Police Department ran through Montclair holding a torch in hand. The Montclair Police Department’s run this morning marks the the 31st annual Torch Run which began in West Orange and ran through Verona and Glen Ridge […]