Hoboken Police and Fire Blotter: 5/6/2011

Hoboken crime and fire action: May 6, 2011

An ongoing list of various noteworthy incidents, crimes and fire-calls throughout the day for Friday, May 6, 2011. This post may be updated and “bumped” periodically.

Crimes, Incidents, Fire Calls & Vehicular mishaps

  • 1:35am (5/7/2011): Fire Drill!
    Fire Department dispatched to 356 1st Street. What do you think is the deal?
    1:42am: Congrats to “Stacey” who emailed in – “burnt food?” YOU ARE CORRECT!!
  • 1:00am (5/7/2011): Trio of vandals
    7th & Clinton – three dudes walking around damaging vehicle for no good reason.
  • 12:45am (5/7/2011): Fallen…
    300 Adams – 3rd Floor – Elderly resident “fallen and can’t get up.” Hope they’re alright!

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  • 6:15pm: Car Crash Frequent Accident Program
    Another fender bender – no injuries – Observer & Harrison. Sigh. Don’t forget – these stats weren’t included in any recent reports!
  • 4:20pm: City harasses small business owner trying to make a buck
    Hoboken Police were dispatched by a city official over to the area near the Skate Park on Sinatra Drive. According to reports – “A hot dog vendor is setup there, and has put advertisement signs on the fence, which is city property. They must take them down.” Meanwhile, Hertz on Demand gets free advertising from the city all over the place. Things that make you go hmmm….
  • 2:55pm: Supermarket Squeeze
    Two cars collided in the Shoprite parking lot. Was it a double or triple coupon bonanza today or something?
  • 2:50pm: Cake Boss Seizure
    Someone was so excited to see the Cake Boss – that the busted out into a seizure today. Maybe the stress waiting on line for hours for a Reality TV location triggered it…
  • 12:55pm: Car Accident near city hall
    Another Friday car crash – Newark & Bloomfield. No injuries reported.
  • 12:20pm: Riverfront Car Accident
    Reports of a bad car accident with injuries along Sinatra Drive. HPD & Stevens have the entire length of the roadway shut while the scene is being tended to.


More updates to come!

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Hertz Connect was chosen by the City after a public Request for Proposals for a car share company. Why do you have such a vendetta against it?


I think the accident near Newark and Bloomfield involved a tractor trailer who was attempting to drive down Bloomfield>