Police Blotter

July 13, 2020

During the period between July 6 to July 12, 2020 members of the GRPD handled 365 calls for service, the highlights of which included: 07-06-2020 - 3:30 AM – A vehicle stolen from the driveway of a residence on the 300 block of Harristown Road on July 3rd was recovered by the Paterson Police ...

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7/3/2020 Fraud – Headquarters received a walk in report of theft.  The victim stated they were contacted by their employer and advised that someone (actor) had put in a claim for unemployment in their name through the NJ State Dept. of Labor, using the victim’s name, and social security number.  ...

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During the period between June 29 to July 5, 2020 members of the GRPD handled 252 calls for service, the highlights of which included: 06-30-2020 - 10:08 AM – A Glen Rock woman reported that a fraudulent AT&T account had been opened in her maiden name. The unknown actor had purchased a ...

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - Bridgewater Township Police are investigating a report of a damaged and burglarized Toyota Prius, according to this week's police blotter. According to the report, on June 26, a 2017 Toyota Prius was damaged and burglarized. The front passenger window to the vehicle was smashed ...

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06/01 - At 1901 hours a report was taken for an attempted burglary to an unsecured motor vehicle parked in the driveway to a Woodland Avenue residence. The victim reported to have witnessed a black male, wearing an orange shirt enter the vehicle. Upon confrontation by the resident, the individual ...

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Shoplifting Arrest On June 20, Sergio Garvin, a 39-year-old Camden resident, was arrested for shoplifting at 7-Eleven on Valley Street.  Garvin was placed under arrest and a search revealed a small amount of marijuana and drug paraphernalia. Garvin was charged with Shoplifting, Possession of CDS ...

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6/27/2020 Criminal Mischief – Prospect Street - Response was made to the area in regards to a criminal mischief complaint.  The victim stated that two of the signs on their front lawn were vandalized during the evening hours. The signs had been on the lawn for approximately three (3) weeks.  The ...

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On 12/23/19, Officer Mitchell White took a report of identity theft. The complainant reported that an unknown subject used a deceased family member’s information, in an attempt to fraudulently obtain two loans for $2,500 each. A follow up investigation was conducted by Detective Angelo Marino, ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - NJ TRANSIT police have arrested an East Orange man for pushing another man onto the train tracks at the Dover station late last year. The victim, a Lake Hiawatha resident, told police that on Dec. 3, 2019, he was on the platform awaiting a train to Morristown when he began to ...

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June 15, 2020; Rummaging: An unsecured vehicle parked on Midland Blvd. was rummaged through during the overnight hours. At the time of the report, nothing was believed to be missing. June 16, 2020; Vehicle Recovery: A vehicle stolen out of Newark was located parked on Hillcrest Rd. June 18, ...

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During the period between June 22 and June 28, 2020, members of the GRPD handled 288 calls for service, the highlights of which included: 6-25-2020 - 2:03 PM – P.O. Graziani responded to Bottle King, located at 909 Prospect Street, for a report of an underage male attempting to purchase alcohol ...

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6/20/2020 General Investigation – Beech Street – Patrol units were called to the area in regards to a home alarm activation.  While on scene, several parties were observed in the area and some began running from Officers who were able to catch up with them.  Donald Hunter, 18, of Nutley was ...

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06/04/2020 3:13 pm Shoplifting: P.O. Luke Hintzen & P.O. William Hickey responded to ShopRite, 17-17 River Road, and arrested John Jeffries Jr, age 20 of Wrightstown, after he was detained by store loss prevention with items concealed in a shopping cart. Additional items were found inside his ...

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During the period between June 15 to June 21, 2020, members of the GRPD handled 303 calls for service, the highlights of which included: 06-17-2020 - 9:07 AM – The director of security for the Glen Rock Public Schools reported that a window in an east side entrance door at Coleman School was ...

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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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(EAST ORANGE, NJ) - 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 vehicle, ...

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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 - 5:37 PM – Patrols checking on the welfare of a man lying in the playground area at Wilde Park found that the subject, a 26-year-old ...

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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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