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Upper Saddle River Police Report Bear Sighting

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Upper Saddle River NJ, the following message is an important public safety message: There was a small bear sighted in town. The bear was not seen to be acting aggressively. This is not uncommon for this area to see bears in the wild. Please use caution if you come across the bear, and if you have an emergency dial 9-1-1.

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Increased Bear Sightings in North Jersey Spark Community Attention

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Cresskill NJ, on Thursday Cresskill Police reported a Bear sighting. Bear sightings in North Jersey have become more common in densely populated counties, while slightly less frequent in rural areas, according to recent official data.

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Bear Sightings in Haledon and Hawthorne

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Haledon NJ, there has been a bear sighting in the area of John Ryle Avenue in the Borough, which was confirmed by Haledon Police and Cider Mill and Goffle Hill road confirmed by Hawthorne Police.

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Bear Sighting in Ridgewood

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Ridgewood NJ, the Ridgewood Police report a Bear sighting .”Yogi Bear always claimed that he was smarter than the average bear, but the average bear appears to be smarter than once thought”, Psychologists Jennifer Vonk of Oakland University and Michael J.

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Closter Police Department reported a Bear Sighting

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Closter NJ , Closter Police Department reported a Bear sighting on Friday May 27th . Please be advised that a black bear was spotted on Dana Place this morning. NJ Fish and Wildlife was notified. They advised us that residents should make sure garbage is secured, bird seed is brought in, to keep an eye on pets and keep garages shut. Please see attached link from NJ department of Fish and wildlife for more facts and tips on Black bears.

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Bear Sighted in Woodcliff Lake

Black Bear Once Again Spotted in Hawthorne

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Woodclif lake NJ, Woodcliff Lake Police Department report bear sighting.

BEAR SIGHTING: In the area of Hunter Ridge and Indian Drive a black bear has been spotted. Please keep all pets inside for the time being. Animal Control was contacted and will not be responding because the bear is not injured or contained.*Pictured is not the actual bear*

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Ridgewood Police respond to multiple reports of bear sightings near Valleau Cemetery

Ridgewood Police respond to multiple reports of bear sightings near Valleau Cemetery

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June 6,2017

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Ridgewood NJ, Ridgewood PD Patrol Officers Patrick Elwood and Douglas Christopher responded to multiple reports of bear sightings in residential areas surrounding the Valleau Cemetery and the Route 17 Park & Ride Facility on Monday morning, 06/05. Here, officers Elwood and Christopher arrive at a home on Albin Court, Ridgewood, where a bear was reportedly spotted in a back yard. Elwood is photographed loading a weapon with rubber bullets. Ho-Ho-Kus PD also received numerous calls from residents near the intersection of Race Track and Arbor Roads, Ho-Ho-Kus who spotted what is believed to be the same roving bear.

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Bear Sighting in Glen Rock

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December 13,2016

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Glen Rock NJ,  Bear was sighted in the area of Diamond Brook/lower Doremus Avenue around 11am. It did not appear aggressive to the person that reported it to the police. Police checked the entire area, and was unable to locate the animal. All schools were notified. If anymore sighting, please call the police immediately to report its location.

Glen Rock Police Department
1 Harding Plaza
Glen Rock, NJ 07452