Police Blotter

November 28, 2022

11/21/2022 — At 0823 hours a report was taken for a theft that occurred at a Morris Avenue business. The victim stated they left their laptop in a conference room unoccupied between the hours of 0700 and 1100 on 11/18/22. Taken was a silver Lenovo Thinkpad valued at $1500.   11/22/2022 — At 1453 ...

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CHATHAM, NJ -- On November 2, 2022, at 10:49 a.m. Sergeant Anthony Lo Porto conducted a motor vehicle stop on a vehicle traveling north on Southern Boulevard. A brief roadside investigation revealed that the registered owner of the vehicle, Zahkiea Herring, 23 of Newark, NJ, had outstanding ...

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During the period between November 21 and November 27, 2022, members of the GRPD handled 247 calls for service, the highlights of which included: 11-23-2022 - 12:28 PM – Patrol responded to an office complex on Harristown Rd for a report of a stolen vehicle.  The vehicle owner stated that he ...

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11/19/22 Shoplifting – Franklin Avenue - Julio Villegas-Rodriguez, 25, of Belleville, was arrested for shoplifting 18 various items totaling $174.65.  He was transported to Headquarters, processed, and charged with Shoplifting, a disorderly person’s offense.  Prior to his release he was advised ...

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11/14/2022 — At 1912 hours a report was taken for a theft of a scooter from a Maple Street business.  The victim stated they left their kick scooter outside and unlocked near the front entrance of the  building between 1540 hours and 1600 hours, when they returned the scooter was missing. Taken was ...

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11/12/22 Arrest on Warrant – Headquarters - Point Pleasant Beach Police Department contacted Headquarters to report the arrest of Mr. Kieran Duffy, 66, for two outstanding warrants out of our jurisdiction.  Township Judge released Mr. Duffy on his own recognizance with a new Court date, to which ...

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RARITAN, NJ - Raritan Borough Police have released the police blotter for the end of October and beginning of November. Susan Rettino, 57, was charged with lewdness after urinating in public and possession of alcohol in a borough park after Raritan officers were sent to Frelinghuysen Park, on ...

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LAMBERTVILLE, NJ - Lambertville Police have released the police blotter for Oct. 18 through Nov. 7. Marcos Hernandez, 41, of North Main Street, was arrested Oct. 18 at about 1:25 p.m. and charged with disorderly conduct and possession of an open container of alcoholic beverages in a public ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - The Bridgewater Township Police Department has released its police blotter for Nov. 16. Police report that, on Oct. 29 at about 3:52 p.m., someone stole a vehicle from inside the vestibule of Target, on Promenade Boulevard. The victim, police said, put the bicycle in the ...

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11/5/22 Property Damage – Oakridge Avenue - Units responded to the home of the victim who stated that a tree limb from a Township tree had fallen, causing damage to the fence of their residence.  Officers contacted the Shade Tree Department to alert them of the incident prior to moving the limb ...

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11/7/2022 — At 1900 hours a report was taken for a theft of fuel at a River Road business. The victim stated that a male driver, approximately 5’10 in height, wearing a dark-colored hooded sweatshirt drove away from the pump without presenting payment. The fuel dispensed was approximately 10 ...

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November 06, 2022 - November 12, 2022 11/06/2022 Somerset, NJ residents were the victims of criminal mischief after unknown individuals threw a rock at their apartment window causing $250.00 in damage. The act occurred during the early morning hours in the area of Phillips Rd. Rason ...

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October 2022 On October 8, 2022 - Following a motor vehicle check, Elvin R. Rivera, age 31 of Randolph, NJ was arrested by Sgt. Kurt Edelman for driving while intoxicated. Mr. Rivera was issued several summonses for other motor vehicle violations, processed and advised of his mandatory ...

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Chief Glen Cauwels stated all defendants are presumed innocent until proven guilty. 10/11/2022 - Burglary: On 10/10/22 at 7:46am, Fair Lawn Police responded to Mavis Discount Tire, 14-32  River Road, on a report of a burglary to the business overnight. Officer found money removed from a cash ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - On September 16, 2022 at approximately 9:58 p.m., Melissa C. Vasquez, age 21 of Summit, was arrested for Driving While Intoxicated after her vehicle was stopped on Springfield Avenue for a motor vehicle violation. During the motor.vehicle stop it was determined that Vasquez was ...

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11/6/2022c—Danielle O’Gorman, 59, of Summit was arrested and charged with simple assault. Ms.  O’Gorman was processed and released with a pending court date.

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True Thirty, a political news podcast hosted by Joey Dumont (who is a San Francisco-based self-described liberal), recently interviewed Oyin Owolabi about her candidacy for the Millburn Township Committee. During the interview, they discussed Oyin's previous experience on the local school board, ...

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10/29/22 Missing Person Found – An Oakridge Avenue adult resident was reported missing police alerted news and social media and with their help was later found in Paterson. Criminal Mischief – Bloomfield Avenue - Patrol units discovered pink graffiti in the Rheinheimer men’s bathroom, along ...

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10/25/2022 — Aidan Harrington, 20, of Summit was arrested and charged with shoplifting. Mr.  Harrington was processed and released with a pending court date.   10/25/2022 — At 1514 hours a report was taken for a burglary to a motor vehicle located at Briant  Parkway residence. The victim stated ...

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10-25-2022 - 3:23 PM – Sgt. Greg Carter was dispatched to the scene of a hit-and-run motor vehicle accident at the intersection of Ackerman Avenue and Maple Avenue.  A 2022 Mitsubishi, driven by a Monsey NY man, had been struck from behind while stopped for the traffic light on westbound Ackerman ...

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10/22/22 Motor Vehicle Stop – Centre/Passaic Avenue - A motor vehicle stop resulted in the impoundment of a 2013 Honda Civic. The driver who allegedly went through a red light was stopped and found to have an invalid insurance card in his possession and a suspended registration. The driver was ...

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10/17/2022 — At 1936 hours a report was taken for a theft that occurred at a Springfield Avenue parking lot. The victim stated that between the hours of 0945 and 2200 on 10/14/2022 an unknown individual removed the front license plate from their blue 2004 Jeep Grand Cherokee. The value of the plate ...

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During the period between October 17 through October 23, 2022, members of the GRPD handled 267 calls for service, the highlights of which included: 10-18-2022 - 2:49 PM – A Glen Rock resident reported the theft of their Dahon Mariner Foldable Bicycle, valued at $849.00, from the bike rack ...

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10/15/22 Motor Vehicle Stop – Washington Avenue - A motor vehicle stop resulted in the arrest of the driver, Madeline Lozano, 20, of Belleville for two (2) active warrants out of Ridgefield Park.  She was released from the scene on her own recognizance with a new Court date.  Ms. Lozano was ...

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During the period between October 10 and October 16, 2022, members of the GRPD handled 290 calls for service, the highlights of which included: 10-10-2022 - 8:09 PM – A resident of Boulevard reported a suspicious incident that occurred in the past.  The resident stated that about a week prior, ...

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LAMBERTVILLE, NJ - Lambertville Police have released the police blotter for Sept. 18 through Oct. 17. David Karkas, 59, of Stockton, was arrested Sept. 20 at 4:23 p.m. for driving under the influence and having an unregistered motor vehicle. Karkas was processed and released with a court date ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Bridgewater Township Police have released the police blotter for the weeks leading up to Oct. 13. A victim reported Sept. 15 that their vehicle had been burglarized while it was parked in the lot of Seasons 52, on Commons Way. According to police, the victim had parked the ...

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10/14/2022 — At 0919 hours a report was taken for an unlawful entry to an unlocked motor vehicle located at a Sheridan Road residence. The victim stated the incident occurred sometime during overnight hours. At 0800 hours the victim noticed the drivers side door was ajar and the center console and ...

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10/8/22 Fraud – Headquarters received a report of fraud.  The victim stated they purchased a computer and received a message from what they believed to be the maintenance company stating a subscription needed to be renewed in the amount of $250.  When the victim called to cancel the ...

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09/28/2022 2:32 am Wanted Person: P.O. Pamela Boskovski initiated a motor vehicle stop on Route 208 North at Maple Avenue and arrested the operator, Arben Alimi, age 53 of North Haledon, after an arrest warrant was located out of Bergen County. He was handed over to Bergen County Sheriff’s ...

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