Police Blotter

June 22, 2021

6/14/2021 at 8:29 p.m. — Attempted Motor Vehicle Burglary A resident of the 700 block of Highland Avenue reported an attempted motor vehicle burglary. The resident stated that she observed an unknown motor vehicle stationary next to her husband's vehicle, which was parked on the roadway in front ...

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During the period between June 14 and June 20, 2021 members of the GRPD handled 345 calls for service, the highlights of which included: 6-14-2021 - 3:01 PM — A resident of Gramercy Place reported identity theft. The resident stated that a fraudulent BB&T Bank account had been opened in his ...

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6/12/21 Theft of Identity – the victim reported two accounts opened in their name that appeared on their credit report. The actor used a company name and email along with the victim’s name, social security number, and date of both on both cards.  The total amount of charges made was $6,076.61 ...

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June 6, 2021; Theft from Auto; At approximately 4:30 p.m. a customer entered the Quick Chek on Springfield Ave and left their window on their vehicle down. When they returned, a bag containing cash, identification and an electronic game were missing. June 8, 2021; Theft from Auto; During the ...

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6/7/2021 at 11:17 a.m. — Fraud A resident of the 300 block of Livingston Street reported being a victim of a fraud by unknown suspect(s) who committed a fraud. Actor(s) opened an unemployment claim using the victim’s information. There are no suspects at this time and no arrest have been ...

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HACKETTSTOWN POLICE DEPARTMENT 215 West Stiger St Hackettstown, NJ 07840 www.hackettstownpd.net   PRESS RELEASE Contact:  Sgt. Darren Tynan (PIO)                                                      FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Phone:     908-852-3302 Email:     ...

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5/29/2021 Fraud/Theft - The victim reported an incident involving their cryptocurrency account.   Upon trying to transfer money from the cryptocurrency into their bank account some trouble occurred.  The victim looked up the customer service number on the internet, contacted Crypto, and spoke ...

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During the period between June 7 and June 13, 2021 members of the GRPD handled 365 calls for service, the highlights of which included: 6-8-2021 - 10:41 AM – A resident of Lowell Road reported a theft of $4,300.00.  The resident stated that they had hired a company to purchase and install a ...

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May 23, 2021; Bicycle Thefts; During the daytime hours a bicycle was stolen from Sommer Avenue and three bicycles were stolen from Richmond Avenue May 24, 2021; Bicycle Theft; At approximately 3:30 p.m. a bicycle left unsecured in the rear of Clinton School was stolen. May 25, 2021; Bicycle ...

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On June 5th, 2021 Michael Lyles of Mount Laurel was arrested and charged with seven counts of Burglary of a Motor Vehicle. That morning, the Berkeley Heights Police Department took multiple reports of motor vehicle burglaries in the area of Cambridge Drive and Holly Glen Lane.  Patrol Officers and ...

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6/1/2021 at 4:45 a.m. — Suspicious Incident/Person/Vehicle A resident of the 300 block of Orenda Circle, while viewing their Nest Doorbell camera footage observed a pickup truck stop in front of their neighbor’s house at 04:45 hours. The pickup truck then drives away. Shortly after an individual ...

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During the period between May 31 to June 6, 2021 members of the GRPD handled 406 calls for service, the highlights of which included: During this past week, the Glen Rock Police Department received three additional reports from residents concerning fraudulent unemployment claims. In each case ...

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SOMERVILLE, NJ – Two suspects face attempted murder charges in connection with an early-morning shooting in a neighborhood May 23. Miguel Hernandez, 37, a resident of Division Street, Somerville, and Ronnie Lyles, 51, of Hudson Street, Phillipsburg, Both are charged with two counts of 1st degree ...

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On May 22, 2021 – Following a motor vehicle stop, Ptl. Dylan Van Riper arrested Jeffrey P. Kuczynski, age 34 of Randolph Township, NJ for Driving While Intoxicated.   Mr. Kuczynski was issued several summonses for his motor vehicle violations, processed, advised of mandatory first court appearance ...

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5/3/2021— Peter Hedley, 42, of Summit was arrested and charged with simple assault. Mr. Hedley was processed and released with a pending court date.   5/8/2021— Erika Gonzalez, 31, of Summit was arrested and charged with simple assault. Ms. Gonzalez was processed and released with a pending ...

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5/23/2021 at 7:41 a.m. — Police Chase Patrol units observed a suspicious dark colored BMW sedan stopped at the foot of a driveway in the 0-100 block of Barchester Way. Patrol then observed a male in dark clothing wearing a ski-mask near several parked vehicles in a driveway. The male that was ...

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During the period between May 24 to May 30, 2021 members of the GRPD handled 331 calls for service, the highlights of which included: 05-24-2021 - 12:46 PM – While on patrol in the area of the Boulevard, Lt. Frank Riggio observed fresh graffiti painted on the concrete pillars underneath the ...

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Hackettstown -- On Sunday morning 5/30/21 at 10:44 am the Hackettstown police responded to 34 North Main Street in reference to an intoxicated man who had entered a garage and was damaging the victim's property. Through a police investigation it was determined 21-year-old Angel Perez-Garcia of ...

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5/22/2021 Suspicious Incident – Passaic Avenue – Officers responded to the area regarding a report of a suspicious incident.  The victim stated that a group of about 10 juveniles were ringing doorbells and running away.  The incidents occurred 3 times on this date, and numerous times throughout ...

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On May 27, 2021, the Roselle Park Police Detective Bureau concluded a month-long investigation of narcotics activity in the area of Camden St. During the investigation, a motor vehicle stop was conducted on a 2008 Lexus. Through the Detectives investigation the following individuals were charged ...

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May 5, 2021; Malicious Damage; At approximately 2:45 a.m., a female came to Maplewood PD to make a report. Following the report, the female identified as 27-year-old Khaliah Fitchette of Irvington became disorderly and kicked over two garbage cans in the lobby as well as knocked a phone off of the ...

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5/17/2021 1:18 p.m. — Fraud A resident of the 500 block of Clark Street reported being a victim of fraud. The victim stated that unknown suspect(s) made an unauthorized withdraw in the amount of $700.00 from her bank account.  Victim believes that suspect(s) intercepted her newly issued ATM card ...

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During the period between May 17 to May 23, 2021, members of the GRPD handled 345 calls for service, the highlights of which included: 05-17-2021 - 3:17 PM – The director of security for the Glen Rock Public Schools reported graffiti in the form of a swastika which was discovered in a boy’s ...

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On May 17 at 3:26 a.m., the New Providence Police, New Providence Fire Department and Summit Rescue Squad responded to the area of Mountain Avenue and Division Avenue on a report of a single car motor vehicle crash into a tree with air bag deployment. Patrols located the disabled vehicle on the ...

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5/15/21 Fraud – Headquarters received a report of Identity Theft.  The victim stated that they made a purchase and then later in the day found they misplaced their credit card.  Upon going to the bank to put a freeze on the account. The bank representative found two (2) accounts ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - On May 15 BHPD responded to a report of criminal mischief on Hamilton Avenue. A homeowner reported that a large group of juveniles had kicked in multiple panels of his fence, causing damage. They fled the area prior to police response.   On May 19, BHPD was dispatched to ...

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5/10/2021 at 11:31 a.m. — Fraud, Identity Theft A resident of the 500 block of Birch Avenue reported being a victim of identity theft and fraud. The victim stated that unknown actor(s) used her identity and filed an unemployment claim with the New Jersey Department of Labor. She was alerted to ...

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Harassment – A report of a past occurred harassment incident was made with Officers.  The victim stated that they received a concerning email from an unknown party who said they had gained access to the victim’s computer and know that they watch pornographic videos online and was able to tape the ...

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 Belmar Police Department reported that the following 11 arrests occurred in Belmar and Lake Como from April 2 to April 27, 2021. BELMAR Darlene Hall, 49, of Belmar was arrested on 10th Avenue on April 2 by Police Officer Peter Speakman, charged with disorderly conduct and defiant ...

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During the period between May 10, 2021 to May 16, 2021 members of the GRPD handled 383 calls for service, the highlights of which included: 05-11-2021 - 3:45 PM – Patrols responded to a 9-1-1 report of a woman run over by her own vehicle on Chestnut Street.  Investigation determined that the ...

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