Bloomfield Crime: Shoplifting, Theft at the High School, Stolen Car, Arrests

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The week in Bloomfield crime from Officer Ralph Marotti, Bloomfield Police Department:

Theft

03/14/2017- Raveena Naidoo age 20 of Belleville was arrested at 5:15pm and charged with Shoplifting. The incident occurred at the Super Fresh Store located at 19 Belleville Avenue. Ms. Naidoo concealed 3 bottles of skin lotion and attempted to return the items for a cash refund. She was issued a summons with a pending court date.

03/15/2017- William Vega age 49 of Newark was arrested at 9:14am and charged with Shoplifting at the Stop & Shop Store. Loss Prevention provided police with a description of the suspect who fled the store on foot. Police located the suspect later identified as Mr. Vega, walking on Grove Street. Mr. Vega was also found to be in possession of a glassine envelope containing suspected heroin. He was additionally charged with Possession of CDS.

03/17/2016-Orlando Christmas age 53 of Newark was arrested at 1:12pm and charged with Theft. The incident occurred at the Staples Store located at 135 Bloomfield Avenue. The suspect stole a heater and was last seen walking on Bloomfield Avenue. Police located the suspect on Grove Street sitting on a bench. The suspect identified as Mr. Christmas was in possession of the stolen merchandise along with a glass pipe used to inhale a CDS. He was charged accordingly and transported to the Essex County Correctional Facility.

03/17/2017-A students IPad was reported stolen from the High School gym locker room. The IPad is valued at $700.00 dollars. The incident was reported to the High School Security.

03/19/2017-Jeffrey Workman age 49 of East Orange was arrested at 4:32pm and charged with Shoplifting. Police were dispatched to the Home Depot Store located at 60 Orange Street on a shoplifter in custody. Loss Prevention observed Mr. Workman rip open a package and place the items in his pocket. He was charged accordingly and ROR.
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Montclair Crime: Burglaries, Stolen Purse, Arrests

BY  |  Wednesday, Mar 22, 2017 11:15am  |  COMMENTS (0)

Montclair Crime: Storm-Related Incidents, Theft, Attempted BurglaryThe week in Montclair Crime from D/Lt. David O’Dowd, Montclair Police Department:

Arrest:

03-14-2017 (Bloomfield Avenue) Mr. Charles Berry, 46yoa from Montclair, was arrested for being disorderly and refusing to comply with direction from officers.

03-20-2017 (Oak Street) Mr. Lance Smith, 22yoa from Montclair was arrested and charged with possession of CDS.

Burglary/Theft:

03-17-2017 (The Fairway) Theft from an unlocked motor vehicle. A wallet and iPhone were taken in this incident.

03-18-2017 (Graham Terrace) Burglary to an unlocked residence. Cash was taken in this incident.

03-18-2017 (Sutherland Road) Burglary to a residence. Jewelry and a gift card were taken. There was no sign of forced entry.

03-20-2017 (Bloomfield Avenue) Theft of an unattended purse containing cash and credit cards.

Miscellaneous:

03-18-2017 (Gates Avenue) A silver BMW was vandalized. The trunk of this vehicle was keyed and a quarter panel dented.

 

 

Newark Police Arrest Montclair Man for CDS Possession and Distribution

BY  |  Friday, Mar 17, 2017 9:30am  |  COMMENTS (0)

crimeThe following report has been sent by the Newark Public Safety Director Anthony F. Ambrose:

Newark Public Safety Director Anthony F. Ambrose reports the arrest of Richard S. Best, 33, of Montclair, for possession of two loaded handguns and CDS distribution today.

At approximately 10:30 a.m., plain clothes officers were canvassing a residential building at Brunswick and Thomas streets in response to complaints from concerned citizens about drugs being sold from a vacant apartment. Police arrested Best as he attempted to flee back into the apartment, but was immediately apprehended and arrested without further incident. Continue Reading

Bloomfield Crime: Shoplifting, Burglaries, DUIs, and Arrests

BY  |  Thursday, Mar 16, 2017 3:00pm  |  COMMENTS (0)

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The week in Bloomfield crime from Officer Ralph Marotti, Bloomfield Police Department:

Theft

03/06/2017- Tawanna Edwards age 47 of Newark was arrested at 6:36pm and charged with Shoplifting at the Marshalls Store. Police were alerted to a female shoplifter who fled the store on foot with the stolen merchandise. The suspect was located a short distance from the store and transported to police headquarters. Ms. Edwards was issued a summons for shoplifting and held on 3 Active Bloomfield Warrants. Continue Reading

Montclair Crime: Parked Cars Vandalized With Paint and Smashed Windows, Shoplifting, DWI, and Arrests

BY  |  Wednesday, Mar 15, 2017 10:10am  |  COMMENTS (3)

Montclair Crime: Storm-Related Incidents, Theft, Attempted BurglaryThe week in Montclair Crime from D/Lt. David O’Dowd, Montclair Police Department:

Arrest:

03-09-2017 (Bloomfield Avenue) Mr. Gared Flagler, 31yoa from Iselin, was arrested and charged with DWI.

03-12-2017 (Walnut Street) Mr. Akim Dolor, 26yoa from Belleville, was arrested on open warrants out of Bloomfield, East Orange, and Kearny totaling $2,040.
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Bloomfield Crime: Prostitution Arrest at Bloomfield Therapy, Shoplifting, DUI, and Arrests

BY  |  Friday, Mar 10, 2017 10:00am  |  COMMENTS (0)

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The week in Bloomfield crime from Officer Ralph Marotti, Bloomfield Police Department:

Theft

02/27/2017- Abase Ibiang age 36 of Newark NJ was arrested at 12:59pm and charged with Shoplifting. The incident occurred at the “Buck N Up” Store located at 12 Arlington Avenue. Mr. Ibiang placed store merchandise valued at $79.00 dollars inside a backpack and exited the store without paying. Responding officers located Mr. Ibiang at the Grove Street train platform. The proceeds were recovered and returned to the store. Mr. Ibiang was issued a summons and released with a pending court date.

02/27/2017- Stefan Kosinski age 35 of Jersey City was arrested at 3:13pm and charged with Shoplifting. Mr. Kosinski was observed placing a ratchet tool valued at $79.00 dollars inside his pants. He was released on a summons with a pending court date. Continue Reading

Montclair Crime: Officers Administer Naloxone for Drug Overdose, Thefts, Burglary, and Arrests

BY  |  Tuesday, Mar 07, 2017 1:05pm  |  COMMENTS (0)

Montclair Crime: Storm-Related Incidents, Theft, Attempted BurglaryThe week in Montclair Crime from D/Lt. David O’Dowd, Montclair Police Department:

Arrest:

03-01-2017 (South Willow Street) Cemeka Skeen, 37yoa from Montclair, was arrested and charged with DWI.

03-04-2017 (Bloomfield Avenue) Officers received a call of a disturbance on a NJ Transit Bus. Officers escorted three disruptive males from the bus. These males then left the area westbound on foot. As the bus proceeded down Bloomfield Avenue, Officers observed the three males walk out into the lane of traffic and stand in front of the bus, refusing to let it pass. These three males were then arrested and charged with the following: Amed Jones, 20yoa from East Orange – Charged with Interference with Transportation, Disorderly Conduct, and Hindering Apprehension for providing a false identity to Officers. He was also found to have $15,100 in open warrants out of Newark. Ryan Bowen, 18yoa from East Orange – Charged with Interference with Transportation, Disorderly Conduct, and Hindering Apprehension for providing a false identity to Officers. 16yoa juvenile from East Orange – Charged with Interference with Transportation, Disorderly Conduct.

03-06-2017 (Gates Avenue) Mr. Michael Emanuel, 23yoa from Montclair, was arrested and charged with three counts of Criminal Attempt Burglary. He was discovered attempting to break into vehicles.

03-06-2017 (ACME, Valley Road) Mr. Rami Bader, 44yoa from West Orange, was arrested and charged with Shoplifting.
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Bloomfield Crime: Shoplifting, Thefts, Burglaries, Stolen Cars, Arrests

BY  |  Thursday, Mar 02, 2017 4:45pm  |  COMMENTS (0)

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The week in Bloomfield crime from Officer Ralph Marotti, Bloomfield Police Department:

Theft

02/20/2017- Lucious Cox age 49 of Irvington NJ was arrested at 9:30am and charged with shoplifting. Mr. Cox attempted to exit the Home Depot Store with unpaid merchandise. The items described as plumbing valves were valued at $49.00 dollars. Mr. Cox was issued a summons and released with a court date. Continue Reading

Montclair Crime: Shoplifting,Theft, Arrests

BY  |  Wednesday, Mar 01, 2017 2:30pm  |  COMMENTS (0)

Montclair Crime: Storm-Related Incidents, Theft, Attempted BurglaryThe week in Montclair Crime from D/Lt. David O’Dowd, Montclair Police Department:

Arrest:

02-21-2017 (Mission Street) Mr. Gerod Davis, 24yoa from West Orange, was arrested on open warrants out of Bloomfield, Verona and Cedar Grove totaling $4,469. Through investigation he was also charged with a burglary which occurred on High Street on 02/17/2017.

02-23-2017 (ACME, Valley Road) Mr. Anthony Webber, 53yoa from Montclair, was arrested and charged with shoplifting. He also had open warrants out of Clifton, Bloomfield, and Montclair.

02-25-2017 (Bloomfield Avenue) Mr. Jeffrey Harr, 56yoa from Highbridge, was arrested on an open Montclair Warrant ($1,500)

02-26-2017 (Pine Street) Mr. Tequaryn Warren, 43yoa from Irvington, was arrested on open warrants out of Montclair, Cedar Grove, Glen Ridge, and Newark totaling $22,058.
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Glen Ridge Crime: Argument Between Lyft Driver and Passenger Leads to Simple Assault

BY  |  Monday, Feb 27, 2017 1:00pm  |  COMMENTS (0)

crimeThis week in Glen Ridge crime from Capt. Sean Quinn:

Date/Time: 2-18-2017 at 6:45 PM
Incident: Simple Assault
Description: Sergeant Ryan Schwartz and Officer Anthony Re was dispatched to the intersection of Ridgewood Avenue and Woodland Avenue on a reported dispute between a Lyft driver and his passengers. A verbal argument ensued concerning the location of passengers’ destination and the method of payment when the Lyft driver assaulted the passenger. No injuries were reported. The Lyft driver left the scene prior to the officer’s arrival. This matter is currently under investigation and anyone with additional information is requested to contact Det. Sgt. Daniel Manley at 973-748-5400 x 115.

Date/Time: 2-22-2017 at 3:36 PM
Incident: Possession of CDS
Description: Sergeant Dean Gnardellis and Officer Anthony Re initiated a motor vehicle stop at the intersection of Washington Street and Thomas Street for an equipment violation. The operator of the vehicle, Devante Fennell, was found to be in possession of a small amount of marijuana which was voluntarily turned over to the officers. After being taken into custody, Mr. Fennell was issued a summons and released.

During this week the Glen Ridge Police Department investigated (3) motor vehicle accidents.

Tax Fraud Scams: With Tax season approaching, the Glen Ridge Police Department would like to remind residents to not fall victim to common phishing scams. The IRS does not initiate contact with taxpayers by email, text messages or social media and will not threaten residents over the phone with imprisonment. If you feel you are the victim of a possible scam, request a call back telephone number, hang up the phone and contact the police department.

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