Glen Ridge Crime: Reminder to Keep Doors & Vehicles Locked Due to Burglaries

BY  |  Monday, Jun 29, 2015 11:55am  |  COMMENTS (0)

crimeThis week in Glen Ridge crime from Lieutenant Fred Egnezzo:

POLICE MESSAGE

All residents are reminded to make sure all vehicles, residence and garage doors are locked and secure. Please report all suspicious persons and activity to the Glen Ridge Police Department.

Date/Time: 6/19/2015 @ 10:44 AM
Incident: Burglary
Description:
Officers were dispatched to Woodland Ave. on a report of a burglary. The victim reported that unknown suspect(s) entered a work trailer and the residence sometime during the night. The residence is under construction and nothing appeared to be missing at the time of the report. Anyone with information regarding this incident can contact Det. Michael Medico @ 973-748-5400 X120.

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Glen Ridge Crime: Shoplifting Arrests, Burglaries, Theft

BY  |  Friday, Jun 19, 2015 11:30am  |  COMMENTS (0)

crimeThis week in Glen Ridge crime from Lieutenant Fred Egnezzo:

Date/Time: 6/13/2015 @ 7:23 PM
Incident: Burglary
Description:
Officer Brendan Sim was dispatched to Madison St. on a report of a burglary and theft. A witness reported that a black male juvenile wearing red shorts was observed leaving a neighbor’s driveway with a bicycle. The witness confronted the young man who dropped the bike and ran away. The bike was stolen from a garage and returned to the owner. Through investigation by D/Sgt. Timothy Faranda and Det. Michael Medico a suspect was developed and arrested on 6/18/2015. The suspect, a 17 year old male from East Orange, N.J. was transported to headquarters for processing, charged with burglary and turned over to the Juvenile Detention Center, Newark, N.J.

Date/Time: 6/14/2015 @ 10:04 AM
Incident: Burglary to Auto/Theft
Description:
Officer Charles Roberts was dispatched to Essex Ave. on a report of a burglary and theft. The victim reported that sometime during the night unknown suspect(s) entered their vehicle and removed property. Anyone with information regarding this incident can contact Det. Ryan Schwartz at 973-748-5400 X119.

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Glen Ridge Crime: Alert to Lock Garage Doors and Windows

BY  |  Monday, Jun 15, 2015 2:00pm  |  COMMENTS (0)

crimeThis week in Glen Ridge crime from Lieutenant Fred Egnezzo:

CRIME ALERT

There has been a recent spike in nighttime Garage Burglaries within the borough where high end bicycles are being stolen. The Glen Ridge Detective Bureau would like to remind residents to secure their garage doors and garage windows. We would also like to request that residents document the bicycle serial number (usually found on the bottom of the bicycle), model and make. Please contact Det. Sgt. Faranda at tpfaranda@glenridgenj.org should you have any additional information. Please report any suspicious persons or activity to the Glen Ridge Police at 974-748-5400 (non-emergency) or 9-1-1.

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Found: Dog in Glen Ridge

BY  |  Monday, Jun 08, 2015 1:10pm  |  COMMENTS (0)

found dogA reader writes in:

“This dog was found at 10 pm last night wandering around Bay Avenue in Glen Ridge. Please contact Denise 973.619.3318 if you know this dog.”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Glen Ridge Crime: Burglary, Theft, and a Fight With an Uber Driver

BY  |  Monday, Jun 08, 2015 11:00am  |  COMMENTS (0)

crimeThis week in Glen Ridge crime from Lieutenant Fred Egnezzo:

Date/Time: 5/31/2015 @ 11:13 AM
Incident: Theft
Description:
Officer Nicholas Salerno was dispatched to headquarters to take a report of theft. A resident of Wildwood Terr. Reported that they had work done at their house and the contractor may have taken several checks. The contractor cashed checks that they took without permission of the victim. The matter is under investigation.

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Glen Ridge Crime: Theft and Burglaries

BY  |  Monday, Jun 01, 2015 12:30pm  |  COMMENTS (0)

crimeThis week in Glen Ridge crime from Lieutenant Fred Egnezzo:

Date/Time: 5/25/2015 @ 2:10 PM
Incident: Burglary/Theft
Description:
Officers were dispatched to Tuxedo Rd. on a report of a burglary in progress. Upon arrival Officer Charles Roberts observed a subject fitting the description of a suspect in the burglary. The suspect was identified by a witness to be the suspect in the burglary and theft of a bicycle. Officer Charles Roberts arrested a 15 year old juvenile male for burglary and theft from Montclair, N.J. He was transported to headquarters for processing, charged and released to a guardian.

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Glen Ridge Crime: Reported Bomb Threat, Assault, Burglary

BY  |  Wednesday, May 27, 2015 11:00am  |  COMMENTS (0)

crimeThis week in Glen Ridge crime from Lieutenant Fred Egnezzo:

Date/Time: 5/20/2015 @ 7:23 PM
Incident: Simple Assault
Description:
Officers were dispatched to Carteret Park on a report of an assault. The victim was approached by two juvenile males in Carteret Park. The three juveniles exchanged words and the victim left the park in an attempt to go home. Victim reported that he was chased from the park and was assaulted by the two suspect juveniles. The suspects are described as white male juveniles, wearing shorts, dark colored t-shirts and shoes. Anyone with information regarding this incident can contact Det. Ryan Schwartz at 973-748-5400 X119.

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Glen Ridge Memorial Day Parade & Ceremony 2015

BY  |  Tuesday, May 26, 2015 9:00am  |  COMMENTS (0)

glen ridge memorial day parade

The Glen Ridge Memorial Day Parade and Ceremony dates back to 1922 when the town’s World War One Monument was dedicated to honor community members who died in service to our country. Since then, additional memorials have been added, inscribed with the names of those Glen Ridge service members who died during WW2, The Korean Conflict and the Vietnam War.

Participants in yesterday’s parade included Borough Officials, The GR Police Department and the Volunteer Ambulance Squad. Numerous community groups and local organizations followed the beat of the Glen Ridge High School Marching Band as they paraded along Ridgewood Avenue.

The ceremony began with the lowering of the flag to half mast and ended with a bugle sounding “Taps.”

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Glen Ridge PD Invites You to Have Coffee With a Cop

BY  |  Monday, May 18, 2015 3:00pm  |  COMMENTS (0)

Coffee With a CopThe Glen Ridge Police Department invites members of the community to come together in an informal, neutral space to discuss community issues, build relationships, meet the borough police officers and drink coffee on Wednesday, May 27 from 5:30 – 7:30 pm.

All community members are invited to attend. The event will be held at The Glen Ridge Public Library, 240 Ridgewood Avenue, Glen Ridge, NJ 07028.

Coffee with a Cop provides a unique opportunity for community members to ask questions and learn more about the department. The goal of Coffee with a Cop is to break down barriers and allows for a relaxed, one-on-one interaction between police officers and the community.

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Glen Ridge Crime: Criminal Mischief With Phone Lines, Fraud, and More

BY  |  Monday, May 18, 2015 11:00am  |  COMMENTS (0)

crimeThis week in Glen Ridge crime from Lieutenant Fred Egnezzo:

Date/Time: 5/8/2015 @ 8:52 AM
Incident: Defiant Trespass/Criminal Mischief
Description:
Officers were dispatched to the 400 block of Ridgewood Ave. on a report of a woman preventing Verizon employees from making repairs. Officers Found a woman on a utility pole in the rear of a property. The woman said she did not want workers on her property. During the investigation it was revealed that the woman, Anne Podesta, 53 of Glen Ridge, N.J. was on the property of another and caused damaged to the phone lines. Ms. Podesta was charged and awaiting a court date.

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