Police Blotter

June 22, 2020

6/13/2020 Fraud – A report of fraud.  The victim stated they received a FedEx delivery notice to their email that advised of a delivery to be completed today.  The victim had not ordered anything and checked their American Express account which showed a charge from Google in the amount of ...

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A resident of New Providence and a resident of Long Hill Township were arrested for the distribution of a controlled dangerous substance as a result of a narcotics investigation. The arrest stems from an investigation by the New Providence Police Department’s Detective Bureau. On Thursday, June ...

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5/19/20 at 8:14pm While on routine patrol in the area of Newark Ave and S. 23rd Street, Ptl. Torre observed what appeared to be a hand-to-hand narcotics transaction.  He conducted a pedestrian stop and found a Kenilworth juvenile and Elizabeth juvenile in possession of a quantity of Xanax pills, ...

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Police Blotter for June 17, 2020 On May 23, 2020 at approximately 2:35 p.m., a Honda Odyssey minivan was stolen in front of 18 South Orange Avenue while the victim’s nine-year-old niece was sitting in the backseat. The suspect drove east on South Orange Avenue and let the young girl out of the ...

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During the period between June 8 to June 14, 2020, members of the GRPD handled many calls for service, including some of the highlights below: 06-08-2020 - 5:20 PM – A Glen Rock woman reported that over the past year she has been the victim of cyber harassment by a former coworker who has been ...

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6/7/2020 Fraud/Theft by Deception – Victim received an automated call stating their cell phone account was suspended.  When calling they spoke to “Tom Walker” who claimed to be a representative.  He advised that their account was suspended due to it being “hacked” and a device was ...

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May 29, 2020; Motor vehicle theft; At approximately 1:50 a.m., a vehicle left running at the Wawa was stolen. It was recovered several days later in Irvington. June 2, 2020; Theft from auto; During the afternoon hours several items were removed from an unsecured vehicle parked on Rutgers ...

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Bike Theft: On June 8, 2020 at approximately 4 p.m. a bicycle was stolen from the rear property of 56 Prospect Street (apartment building) where the bike was secure. This theft was captured on video surveillance and the actor is described as a light skin male, wearing a blue baseball cap, long jean ...

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During the period between June 1 to June 7, 2020, members of the GRPD handled 319 calls for service, the highlights of which included: 06-02-2020 - 10:08 PM – A Glen Rock woman reported that her debit card had been compromised. She had discovered a PayPal payment made in the amount of $1,255.56 ...

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5/30/2020 Lewdness/Harassment – A report was received regarding a juvenile that received a lewd picture from an unknown telephone number.  The text message came over as a single photo (no text) from a telephone number the juvenile did not recognize.  Detective Bureau is investigating. Motor ...

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During the period between May 25 to May 31, 2020, members of the GRPD handled 341 calls for service, the highlights of which included: 05-25-2020 - 2:04 PM – The property manager at the Academy of Our Lady School on Rodney Street reported finding possible signs of forced entry to the ...

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05/22/2020 - 2:41 pm Recovered Stolen Vehicle: P.O, Timothy Ammann, P.O. Luis Vasquez, P.O. Tiller Uriarte, P.O. John Kelly, P.O. Peter Federico & Sgt. Sean Macys responded to Campbell Road near River Road on a report of a stolen vehicle that was being tracked by GPS. Upon arrival, four males ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - The following blotter was issued by the Montclair Police Department for the dates of May 19, 2020 – May 26, 2020:   Theft from Motor Vehicle May 20, 2020 (Park Street): The complainant reported that his vehicle was entered and rummaged through.  The vehicle was reportedly ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - On May 10, 2020, Detective Nicholas Guerriero arrested Nestor Martinez, 57, of New Providence for Driving While Intoxicated, 2 counts of resisting arrest, Aggravated Assault on a Police Officer, and 2 counts of Possession of controlled dangerous substance.  The arrest stemmed ...

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05/13 - At 1110 hours a report was taken for a theft from a Broad Street business of soft top covers for a Jeep Wrangler style vehicle. The victim reported the incident occurred sometime within the prior thirty days, when six (6) Jeep Wrangler soft tops were stolen from the property. The victim ...

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5/23/2020 Burglary – Florence Street – Officers responded to the area in reference to a past occurred burglary.  The victim stated that they noticed last week they were missing items from their garage.  The garage door is left unlocked generally, and there was no sign of forced entry.  ...

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RARITAN TWP, NJ - Raritan Township Police made a number of arrests for shoplifting, marijuana possession and more in mid-May. Andrew Cuccia, 24, and Olivia Slack, 23, both of Flemington, were arrested May 12 at 4 p.m. in the area of Mine Brook Park, and charged with possession of less than 50 ...

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May 1, 2020; Possession of Stolen vehicle Arrests; At approximately 11:30 p.m., officers responded to the 66 Gas Station. With the assistance of Union PD, a vehicle stolen out of Irvington was recovered and three individuals were arrested for being in possession of it.  Nineteen-year-old Anaia ...

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During the period between May 18 to May 24, 2020, members of the GRPD handled 309 calls for service, the highlights of which included: 05-12-2020 - 8:29 PM – A Glen Rock woman reported that she had arranged to adopt a yorkie terrier via Instagram. She paid a $60 fee via Cash App, and then ...

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Burglary to Auto — A West Montrose Avenue resident reports between May 15th and 16th during the overnight hours unknown suspect(s) entered his vehicle, which was parked in his driveway, and ransacked the inside.  Detective Bureau is investigating the incident.  Shoplifting — On May 16, 2020 the ...

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5/16/2020 Theft from Vehicle – Park Avenue – Officers responded to the area in regards to a report of theft from Vehicle.  The victim stated while they were taking a walk with their children they noticed makeup products.  When checked more closely, the victim recognized the items as hers from ...

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MONTCLAIR, NJ - The following blotter was published by the Montclair Police Department on May 19, 2020:  Thefts May 14, 2020 (Mission Street): The victim reports that packages containing over $600 in merchandise were stolen from the front of his residence. May 15, 2020 (Park Street): ...

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During the period between May 11 to May 17, 2020, members of the GRPD handled 417 calls for service, the highlights of which included: 05-12-2020 - 8:29 PM – A resident on the 500 block of Doremus Avenue reported the theft of a Fuji mountain bike from his yard. The theft reportedly occurred ...

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5/9/2020 Theft – Beech Street –Homeowner made a report of package theft.  They stated they received a package from Walmart at their residence that was addressed to someone that does not reside there.  They contacted Federal Express for pick-up, who stated to leave package at front door and when ...

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04/21 - Waleed N. Wheeler, 18, of Newark was arrested and charged with eluding a law enforcement officer, aggravated assault with serious bodily injuring while fleeing, unlawful taking of property. Mr. Wheeler was subsequently transported to the Union County Jail pending a court ...

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During the period between May 4 to May 10, 2020, members of the GRPD handled 278 calls for service, the highlights of which included: 05-06-2020 - 3:57 PM – A Glen Rock man learned from his healthcare insurance provider that five checks issued to him for medical services a year prior had been ...

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5/2/2020 Fraud – The victim of fraud reported the incident to Police.  They stated they received an email from their PayPal account discussing recent transactions they wanted to verify.  The victim told them they had not used their PayPal account recently and would check their accounts with ...

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Shoplifting: On April 26th at approximately 1:40 pm Morgan’s Liquors on Irvington Avenue reported someone entered their store and stole a bottle of Vodka. Suspect fled east on Irvington Avenue. The description of the suspect is an African American male, late teens, wearing black sweat pants, black ...

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During the period between April 27 to May 3, 2020 members of the GRPD handled 244 calls for service, the highlights of which included: 04-27-2020 - 9:42 AM – A non-profit charitable support organization, with offices on Harristown Road, reported $68,200 in check fraud discovered on their ...

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4/25/2020 Theft – Ernest Street - Officers spoke with the victim regarding stolen packages that were reported delivered, the victim’s home has a Ring doorbell that did not capture any recent deliveries.   The packages totals approximately $255.00.  Fraud -  The victim reported fraudulent ...

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