A plot that thickens like Spanish moss

Hester Young discusses death, dreams, and her southern mystery, “The Gates of Evangeline,” slated to launch at Princeton Public Library September 2, 7 p.m.

Heroin On The Rise

According to the latest Vital Signs report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Food and Drug Administration, heroin use has increased across the United States among men, women, most age groups, and all income levels. Find out where Princeton stands.

Alert: Sexual Assault Investigation

Princeton Police detectives and the Mercer County Prosecutor’s Office are currently investigating a reported sexual assault that allegedly occurred on Nassau Street near Witherspoon Street on July 31, between 10-3 a.m.

Alert: Car Burglaries in Princeton

A series of car burglaries occurred during the overnight hours of Tuesday, June 9 in Princeton’s southeast area neighborhoods of Prospect Avenue, Riverside Drive, Adams Circle and Vernon Circle.

Update: School Threats

On Monday, June 8 at 10:08 a.m., Riverside Elementary School officials reported receiving a phone threat, which was similar in content to previous threats made against the Princeton area schools in recent weeks.

Alert: PPD Asks For Public’s Help In Identifying Fraud Suspects

The Princeton Police Department is asking the public’s help in identifying suspects in a fraud that occurred on April 5, May 9 and May 10 at Bank of America ATMs at 90 and 370 Nassau St.

Update: Community Threats

Over the last several weeks, the Princeton Police Department, Princeton public schools, private residences and local businesses have received generalized threats that appear to be computer generated by the perpetrator(s). …

Update: Jefferson Road Threat

On May 19 at 7:44 p.m., Princeton Police responded to a residence on Jefferson Road, concerning a computerized threat made against its occupants. The threat was phoned in to police …

Update: Phone Threat at Johnson Park Elementary School

This morning at 9:46 a.m., the Johnson Park Elementary School received at phone threat similar to the threats received at Riverside Elementary School and John Witherspoon Middle School. Today’s threat …

Recent crimes at Princeton University prompt question: whose jurisdiction handles what?

Princeton Police Sgt. Riccitello makes the distinction between university agency and his own.