Police Blotter

March 25, 2021

On February 5, 2021 -  Following a motor vehicle stop, Ptl. Cory Frappier arrested Alan Maldonado, age 23 of Dover, NJ for Possession of Marijuana Under 50g and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Mr. Maldonado was issued a Complaint-Summons for his offenses, multiple motor vehicle summonses for his ...

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March 8, 2021; Theft from Auto; Sometime over a two-week period two snowboards were stolen from the trunk of a vehicle on North Terr. March 8, 2021; Theft from Auto; During the overnight hours an unsecured vehicle parked Sometime over a two-week period two snowboards were stolen from the trunk ...

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Names of any defendants provided by the Ocean Township Police Department have been removed by TAPintoBarnegat/Waretown.  Any and all defendants are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. 03/21          Officers were dispatched to multiple motor vehicle burglaries within the ...

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3/15/2021 at 1:10 a.m. — DUI Officers arrested Tyler Geissel, 23, of Scotch Plains, for driving while under the influence in the area of Woodbrook Circle. Geissel was processed and released on summonses to a responsible party. 3/15/2021 at 8:34 p.m.— Drugs Police responded to a business on ...

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During the period between March 15 to March 21, 2021 members of the GRPD handled 369 calls for service, the highlights of which included: 03-16-2021 - 5:54 PM – A resident on the 200 block of Boulevard reported the theft of a child’s black Schwinn bicycle from their garage at the rear of the ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Here is the Coral Springs Police Department crime report for the week of March 10-16. Identity theft - March 10, West Sample Road - March 12, Coral Springs Drive - March 14, Coral Ridge Drive - March 15, West Atlantic Boulevard - March 16, NW 55 ...

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PRESS RELEASE NOTE: Fraud investigations are lengthy in an effort to allow readers to understand how the fraud takes place. ALERT * ALERT * ALERT ******** - IMPORTANT INFORMATION REGARDING ELECTRONIC MONEY TRANSFERS – MOST FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS DO NOT REFUND/PROTECT MONEY SENT VIA ...

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Names of any defendants provided by the Ocean Township Police Department have been removed by TAPintoBarnegat/Waretown.  Any and all defendants are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. 03/14          Officers were dispatched to a brush fire near the township border with Lacey ...

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2/6/21 5:36 am Warrant Arrest Ptl. Tancs On 2/6/21 Ptl. Tancs stopped a Honda Accord near 337 N. 19th St for a motor vehicle infraction. It was later discovered that one of the passengers, Jordy Pintado (23) from Linden, had an active criminal warrant out of Newark Municipal Court. He was ...

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Belmar Police Department reported that 12 arrests occurred in Belmar and Lake Como from February 3 through February 26, 2021, including three persons charged in these two drug busts — on February 17 at the River Ridge Apartments (click here) and on February 23 at the Belmar Motor Lodge (click ...

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3/7/2021 at 11:10 p.m. — Motor Vehicle Theft A resident on the 100 block of Barchester Way reported that their 2018 BMW SUV was stolen from their driveway. The resident stated that they believe the vehicle was unlocked and their vehicle key was inside the vehicle at the time of theft. The ...

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During the period between March 7 to March 14, 2021 members of the GRPD handled 334 calls for service, the highlights of which included: 03-08-2021 - 4:31 PM – A Hawthorne resident reported she purchased a bottle of vodka for $12 and departed the store. A short time later she returned claiming ...

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03/13/2021 8:20 pm Shoplifting: P.O. Michael Franco, P.O. Justin DiGuglielmo, P.O. Juan Rodriguez, P.O. John  Rovetto & P.O. Juan Hinojosa responded to the area around CVS Pharmacy, 29-00 Broadway, after a male fled the business with unpaid items ($267.31). Richard Sciarrone, age 25 of Oakland, ...

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February 27, 2021; Motor Vehicle Theft; At approximately 9 p.m. a vehicle left running in front of Hunan Wok on Springfield Ave was stolen. The vehicle had been left running without the key in it.   March 1, 2021; Motor Vehicle Theft; During the overnight hours a vehicle parked on Berkley St ...

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********ALERT * ALERT * ALERT ******** - IMPORTANT INFORMATION REGARDING ELECTRONIC MONEY TRANSFERS – MOST FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS DO NOT REFUND/PROTECT MONEY SENT VIA ZELLE, VENMO, ETC. BETWEEN PRIVATE PARTIES********* BE CAUTIOUS WHEN ASKED TO SEND MONEY USING THOSE ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - On Monday, February 22, 2021 at approximately 1:23 a.m., the Berkeley Heights Police Department received information from a state wide broadcast of a carjacking involving a shooting that occurred on Interstate 78 in the City of Newark.  The suspect vehicle was located on ...

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The following police blotter information was provided to TAPintoBarnegat./Waretown by the Ocean Township Police Department. We have removed the names of the defendants and otherwise left the narrative as provided by the police department. All individuals are considered innocent unless proven guilty ...

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2/28/2021 5:51 a.m. — DUI Officers responded to the area of W. South Ave and Palsted regarding a motor vehicle collision. The 9-1-1 caller stated a vehicle collided with a utility pole. Upon officers arrival they observed a severely damaged vehicle that impacted a utility, causing the utility ...

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During the period between March 1 to March 6, 2021 members of the GRPD handled 391 calls for service, the highlights of which included: 03-02-2021 - 1:44 PM – P.O. Sarah Orsita responded to a laundromat on the 900 block of Prospect Street to check on the welfare of a distraught elderly woman.

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Here is the Coral Springs Police Department crime report for the week of Feb. 24 - March 3. Identity theft - Feb. 24, no address provided - Feb. 24, no address provided - Feb. 25, NW 56 Street, Victim: woman, 58 - Feb. 25, North University Drive - Feb. 28, no ...

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Fraud –Victim explained that they were deceived by an actor claiming to be a Microsoft representative.  The incident began when a message popped up on the victim’s computer screen instructing the victim to contact Microsoft at the number provided.  Upon contact, the unknown actor informed the ...

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CHATHAM,  NJ - On March 2, 2021 at approximately 4:20 a.m. Patrolman David Gallo observed a suspicious vehicle travel from Fairmount Avenue onto Buxton Road. Minutes later the same vehicle was observed making a right on Southern from Buxton with a Green Audi SUV behind it. Patrolman Gallo pulled ...

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CHATHAM,  NJ - On March 2, 2021 at approximately 4:20 a.m. Patrolman David Gallo observed a suspicious vehicle travel from Fairmount Avenue onto Buxton Road. Minutes later the same vehicle was observed making a right on Southern from Buxton with a Green Audi SUV behind it. Patrolman Gallo pulled ...

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2/22/2021 at 6:06 p.m. — Identity Theft A resident of the 700 block of Prospect Street reported being the victim of Identity Theft. The victim said that unknown person(s) attempted to apply for unemployment benefits using his information. He added that an attempt to open a new bank account was ...

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2/6/2021—At 1617 hours a report was taken for a theft of checks. The victim stated checks that were ordered in January were never received. It was later discovered that a check within the numerical sequence was written and cashed. The total amount of the theft was $7500.00.   2/14/2021—Nicholas ...

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WARETOWN, NJ -  The following information has been provided from the Ocean Township Police Department. All of the accused are considered innocent unless proven guilty in court of law. 02/27    Sergeant James Kinlan arrested a 30-year-old  Barnegat man following a motor vehicle stop investigation ...

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02/26/2021 - 10:43 pm Narcotics: P.O. John Rovetto, P.O. Justin DiGuglielmo, P.O. Javier Gutierrez & P.O. Juan  Hinojosa had responded to Broadway BRC Day Spa, 24-20 Broadway, on a report of a disturbance when one of the parties involved, Michael Demane, age 23 of Nyack, NY, while being ...

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During the period between February 22 to February 28, 2021 members of the GRPD handled 374 calls for service, the highlights of which included: 02-24-2021 - 09:50 AM – While on patrol along Route 208 North, P.O. Sarah Orsita came across a storage container on its side partially obstructing the ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Here is the Coral Springs Police Department crime report for the week of Feb. 17-23. Burglary to business - Feb. 17, West Sample Road, Estimated loss: $400   Child abuse - Feb. 17, NW 110 Avenue - Feb. 17, NW 23 Court - Feb. 19, NW 35 ...

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February 17, 2021; Motor Vehicle Theft; At approximately 12:45 p.m., a vehicle left parked and running on Jacoby Street was stolen. February 21, 2021; Shoplifting; at 6:45 p.m., officers responded to Wawa on a report of a male placing candy inside his bag. The male, later identified as Terrell ...

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