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‘Aggressive’ raccoon chases woman, dog near Edgemont Park

A raccoon that chased a woman and her dog on their morning walk last Thursday was caught and euthanized, said township officials.

Homeless man seen in Montclair High School auditorium lobby

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsA homeless man entered Montclair High School by an unsecured door Friday morning, district officials said.A student arriving at the school just before 7 a.m. on Jan. 4 spotted the man in...
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Montclair Police Blotter, March 7

BURGLARY/THEFT Tuesday, Feb. 26—Burglary to Fujiya Ramen, 413 Bloomfield Ave. Entry was gained by smashing a front window. A cash register containing approximately $1,500 was taken. Tuesday, Feb. 26—Theft of a wheel from a bicycle,...

Montclair High School students receive anti-crash course

Students Against Destructive Decisions (SADD), NJ Teen Safe Driving Coalition along with the Montclair Police Department, Fire Department and Montclair Ambulance Unit put together a crash demonstration on Wednesday May 15 at Montclair High...

Narcan access saving lives — Stronger drugs call for strong weapon

The number of Naloxone deployments used by police and EMS to reverse an overdose is on the rise. 
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Montclair launches campaign against aggressive driving

By ERIN ROLL roll@montclairlocal.newsMontclair is launching a campaign to stop bullying behind the wheel.The Montclair Pedestrian Safety Committee is partnering with the township and the police to crack down on aggressive driving. The campaign received...
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Montclair Police Blotter, Feb. 11

The police blotter is provided to Montclair Local at the discretion of the Montclair Police Department, and may not reflect the complete scope of police activity.

COVID-19: 17 more Montclairites test positive; virus claims two more lives

In Montclair, 38 residents so far have tested positive, resulting in six deaths in total.
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Police Blotter: April 21, 2020

The police blotter is provided to Montclair Local at the discretion of the Montclair Police Department, and may not reflect the complete scope of police activity.

COVID-19: Plans for reopening unfold

Emphasis will be placed on reopening of institutions or businesses that offer outdoor activities, and gatherings will continue to be banned, Gov. Phil Murphy said.