Homegrown talent: Richardson promoted to Morristown police captain

Police Capt. Darnell Richardson with (from left) his son Noah, his wife Nikki, and his son, Conor. Photo by Berit Ollestad

An MHS grad rises through the police ranks.

Morristown officer puts training to immediate use, working with Township cop on overdose rescue

Morris Township Police Officer Robert Hydock, left, and Morristown Officer James Green together helped save an overdose victim, according to Morristown police. Photo courtesy of the Morristown Police.

Moments after learning a new life-saving intervention, this cop was using it to save a life, police said.

Morristown police: Motorists should avoid portion of Macculloch Avenue

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Expect moderate delays for a few hours.

Morristown cops prepare to roll out body cams, a ‘work in progress’

Morristown Officer Brendan Briscoe with his body cam. Photo by Kevin Coughlin

The cop cams start hitting the street this week.

Smile: Morristown police are donning body cams

Police soon will be wearing body cams like this one in Morristown. Photo: L3 Mobile Communications

Police departments with these devices say public complaints have dropped sharply; civil liberties groups caution that rules are crucial to keep them from becoming surveillance tools.

‘Keep your hands at 2 and 10′ : Police deliver life-or-death lessons at Morristown Neighborhood House

Audience settles in for talk about police encounters, at the Morristown Neighborhood House. Photo by Kevin Coughlin

Minority youths get survival tips from veteran cops.

Morristown police: Avoid this part of Macculloch on May 7

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A tree faces imminent extraction.

Motorcyclist injured by car collision in Morristown

A motorcyclist was hit by a car at the intersection of South Street and Woodland Avenue on May 3, 2015. Image: Google Maps

A motorist received a ticket for a crash that sent a motorcyclist to the hospital.

Morristown firefighters halt spread of rooming house fire on Speedwell

Firefighters pack up after saving a Speedwell Avenue rooming house from destruction. Photo by Kevin Coughlin

Firefighters saved a structure that houses a dozen tenants.

Morristown police: Medical emergency suspected in Speedwell crash

A serious accident snarled afternoon commuter traffic at Speedwell and Cory. Photo by Berit Ollestad

Fortunately, there were no fatalities in this head-on collision, which remains under investigation.