Police Blotter

October 8, 2020

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - On 10/05/2020, Sergeant Donald Sretenovic charged Jessica Foerst of Westfield with third degree theft and third degree fraudulent use of a credit card after an investigation was conducted into theft occurring at Foerst's place of employment. The theft reported occurred over ...

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On September 3, 2020 – Following a motor vehicle stop, P.O. George Emporellis arrested Christhian E. Mero-Moreira , age 36 of Randolph NJ on several outstanding ATS warrants out of following Municipal Courts; Dover, NJ, Strafford Twp., NJ, & Bernards Twp., as well as an active NCIC warrant out ...

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9/27/2020 at 1:24 a.m. — DUI Officer Natale arrested Zachary Connelly, 29, of Westfield, for Driving Under the Influence pursuant to a motor vehicle stop on the 800 block of Mountain Avenue. He was processed and released with a motor vehicle summons with a pending court date. 9/29/2020 at ...

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During the period between September 28 to October 4, 2020 members of the GRPD handled 314 calls for service, the highlights of which included: 10-02-2020 - 5:51 PM – A white pick-up truck legally parked along Harristown Road near Benson Road was struck by a passing white SUV.  A witness provided ...

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September 23, 2020; Theft from Auto; During the overnight hours an unsecured vehicle parked in the driveway of a Rutgers St. home was entered and a credit card, sunglasses and phone charger were stolen. September 23, 2020; Theft from Auto; At approximately 8 a.m., an unsecured vehicle at Wawa on ...

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Nutley Police Director Alphonse Petracco and Chief Thomas Strumolo are advising residents and business owners of a suspicious person. Police are investigating a series of incidents that occurred this past week in which a man enters establishments and claims he needed money because his vehicle ...

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The Paramus Police Department announces the arrest of Hector W. Alameda, 34 yoa, of Paterson NJ for attempted sexual assault, aggravated assault with a weapon and possession of a weapon. On Wednesday, September 30, 2020 at approximately 1027 AM the Paramus Police Department responded to the area ...

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08/22 - At 1102 hours a report was taken for a theft from a DeForest Avenue business. The manger reported a young black male, wearing a face covering, black graphic t-shirt, black pants, black sneakers and carrying a red tote bag, a tan tote bag and a black/red backpack entered the business and ...

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On 9/23/20 at 11:02 pm, Corporal Brian Swick, Officer Jessica Diaz and Officer Anthony Mastrocola, responded to the 400 block of Ragland Drive on a motor vehicle burglary. Through an investigation, it was determined that Ronald Perry 47, of Elizabeth, N.J. was found to be in possession of ...

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08/11/2020 10:22 p.m. On August 11, 2020 police were called to 52 North 20th St. on a report of an intoxicated guest who would not leave the property.  Police attempted to have Nicole Kangus of Linden leave on her own accord, but she refused to cooperate with the police.  At that point Det. Ryan ...

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The following is the Westfield Police blotter for Sept. 20 – Sept. 26. The information provided does not represent the total scope of police activity. All suspects are presumed innocent unless proven guilty in a court of law. 9/23/2020 2:56 p.m. Resident of the 700 block of Clarence St.

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During the period between September 21 to September 27, 2020 members of the GRPD handled 378 calls for service, the highlights of which included: 09-21-2020 - 09:28 AM – Patrols were dispatched to the area of Boulevard and Rock Road to check on the welfare of a man walking the street who ...

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September 14, 2020; Bicycle Theft; During the daytime hours, a bicycle were stolen from the Dunnell Rd side of the train station.   September 16, 2020; Theft from Motor Vehicle; At approximately, 1030 pm a tool chest in the rear of a pickup truck was entered at the Country Club.  Several ...

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9/20/2020 Motor Vehicle Theft – Laura Avenue -  Nutley police were investigating the theft of a late model Mercedes Benz from Laura Ave when Newark PD advised vehicle located in their jurisdiction.  The Mercedes SUV was left unlocked in the driveway with the key fob inside the vehicle.  After ...

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The following is the Westfield Police blotter for Sept. 13 – Sept. 19. The information provided does not represent the total scope of police activity. All suspects are presumed innocent unless proven guilty in a court of law. 9/18/2020 5:35 p.m. Officer Gill arrested William Blackmon of ...

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September 9, 2020; Bicycle Thefts; During the daytime hours, two bicycles were stolen from the Dunnell Rd side of the train station. September 11, 2020; Motor Vehicle Theft; At approximately 7:15 p.m. an unsecured vehicle with the keys left in it was stolen from the driveway of a home on ...

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During the period between September 14 to September 20, 2020 members of the GRPD handled 335 calls for service, the highlights of which included: 09-14-2020 - 9:19 AM – Patrols were dispatched to the Glen Rock Public Library concerning an individual who refused to comply with the patrons’ code ...

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09/14/2020 8:00 pm Trespassing: Fair Lawn Police responded to the parking lot of Tribal Iron, 18-02 River Road, on a report of an unknown person gaining entry into a boat that was parked there. Later in the day, P.O. Brandon Loaiza & P.O. Brad Pindyck responded back to the location after the ...

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Motor Vehicle Stop – Route 21 South – A motor vehicle stop resulted in the arrest of the driver, Hugo Dominguez, 34, of Paterson.  He was charged with Possession of Marijuana which was placed on summons.  He was also issued a motor vehicle summons for Failure to Maintain a Lane.  Both summons had a ...

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RARITAN TWP, NJ - Raritan Township Police have released an updated police blotter for early September, including arrets for drugs. Sgt. Robert Landolina investigated an incident Sept. 9 at about 3:15 p.m. in which two juveniles purchased a container of vape juice and a vape device from Up in ...

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The following is the Westfield Police blotter for Sept. 7 – Sept. 12. The information provided does not represent the total scope of police activity. All suspects are presumed innocent unless proven guilty in a court of law. 9/7/2020 10:26 a.m. Attempted Motor Vehicle Burglary A resident ...

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09/09/2020 4:42 am Burglary: P.O. Justin DiGuglielmo, P.O. John Kelly, P.O. Tiller Uriarte & P.O. Thomas Spear responded to the area surrounding Lake Street on a report of a female attempting to enter vehicles. Upon arrival on Creek Court, officers located Sirma Solis, age 24 of Paterson, and ...

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During the period between September 7 to September 13, 2020 members of the GRPD handled 251 calls for service, the highlights of which included: 09-08-2020 - 6:25 PM – Patrols, along with Glen Rock Firefighters, were dispatched to a reported fire inside a home on the 500 Block of Doremus ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Bridgewater Township released its police blotter for the end of August and beginning of September with shoplifting, drug charges and burglaries. Jonathon Langel, 41, of Bridgewater, was arrested Aug. 29 at 1:31 p.m. for shoplifting from Home Depot, on Promenade Boulevard.

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9/5/2020 Theft of Identity – Victim stated they received an alert from their bank regarding two purchases, that they did not recognize and realized their wallet was missing.  The wallet contained various credit cards, debit card, and driver’s license.  Shoplifting – Franklin Avenue – the ...

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RARITAN TWP, NJ - Raritan Township Police have released the police blotter for the beginning of September. Charles J. Colt, Jr., 55, of Flemington, was arrested Sept. 4 at 5:30 p.m. for hindering apprehension or prosecution. According to the report, the vehicle Colt was driving was stopped ...

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On September 6, 2020 at 4:32 p.m., New Providence Police, Fire and EMS responded to a motor vehicle rollover on Mountain Avenue. Officers arrived on scene and located the driver outside of the vehicle. He was treated for minor injuries by the New Providence Rescue Squad. The vehicle was traveling ...

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August 27, 2020 — Theft from Auto; During the overnight hours, two wallets were removed from an unsecured vehicle parked in the driveway of a Jacoby Street residence. August 28, 2020 — Theft from Auto; At approximately 3 a.m. an unsecured vehicle parked on Plymouth Avenue was entered and cash ...

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What follows is the Westfield Police Department blotter for Aug. 30 – Sept. 5. This blotter does not represent the total scope of police activity. 8/29/2020 at 8:01 a.m. — 700 block of Clark St. Motor Vehicle Theft A resident of the 700 block of Clark St reports that their 2019 Audi was ...

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During the period between August 31 to September 6, 2020 members of the GRPD handled 298 calls for service, the highlights of which included: 08-31-2020 - 6:53 PM – Patrols were dispatched to a nail salon in the Rock Road Central Business District to check on the welfare of a woman who had ...

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