Burglary, Thefts in Westfield

May 27, 2014 12:04 p.m.

John Gallicchio, 50, of Plainfield was arrested at the Middlesex County Sheriff’s Office on a warrant out of this jurisdiction. Gallicchio was held on $757.00 bail.

May 27, 2014 12:20 p.m.

Sign Up for E-News

A resident of the 500 block of Coleman Place reported that actor(s) unknown entered her unlocked vehicle which was parked in her driveway and removed change. Value of theft $10.00.

May 27, 2014 1:56 p.m.

A resident in the 600 block of Forrest Avenue reported that actor(s) unknown entered his unlocked motor vehicle, which was parked in his driveway and removed a cellular phone valued to be approximately $119.00.

May 27, 2014 3:18 p.m.

An employee in the 100 block of Elm Street turned over $1,000.00 U.S. currency that was found with their place of employment.

May 27, 2014 3:58 p.m.

A resident reports the burglary of a motor vehicle parked at the residence in the 900 block of Fanwood Avenue. The vehicle was unlocked when unknown suspect(s) entered same vehicle and rummaged through the interior compartment. $3.00 in change was removed.

May 27, 2014 4:26 p.m.

Emily Delgado, 26, of Somerset was arrested on an outstanding criminal warrant out of New Brunswick Municipal Court ($500.00) and another criminal warrant out of North Brunswick Municipal Court ($425.00) pursuant to a criminal investigation in the 200 block of Central Avenue. Delgado was transported to Headquarters where she was processed and released on posted bail.

May 29, 2014 10:59 a.m.

A resident in the 600 block of Glen Avenue called “911” to report her neighbor’s home was being burglarized by 2 unknown male actors. Upon police response and investigation, Antonio Aguilar-Oliva, 35, of Clifton and Jose Quispilaye, 36, of Union City were arrested for burglary, possession of burglary tools, criminal mischief and theft. Both subjects were processed at police headquarters and $35,000.00, no 10% bail was set for each. A court date of June 6, 2014 at 9:00 a.m. has been scheduled in Union County Superior Court in Elizabeth.

May 29, 2014 7:24 p.m.

A resident in the 600 block of Glen Avenue reports being the victim of a theft. Victim states that between 05/27/14 and 05/29/14 unknown actor(s) removed a black cast iron planter from the front of his residence. Value of planter is $100.00.

May 29, 2014 9:42 p.m.

Roche Landolf, 28, of Roselle was arrested at Roselle Police Department on an outstanding Westfield Municipal Court warrant #SC 2011 003207 in the amount of $1,386.00 and Elizabeth Court warrant # W 2012 001331 in the amount of $250.00. Landolf was transported to Headquarters, processed and placed into cell #3 in lieu of bail.

May 29, 2014 10:25 p.m.

Alex D’amato, 18, of the Westfield was arrested pursuant to a motor vehicle stop in the area of Ayliffe Avenue by Boulevard. D’amato was arrested for driving while intoxicated, brought to Headquarters, processed and released to a sober adult.

May 31, 2014 2:35 p.m.

While investigating a disturbance call, officers arrested Brennan Summer, 18, of Westfield for possession of less than 50 grams of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia. Summer was served with a summons and released.

May 31, 2014 11:40 p.m.

Megan Zelazny, 22, of Colonia was arrested for driving while intoxicated and possession of one capsule of “Ecstasy” after responding to the area of the Tuttle Parkway Bridge near South Avenue on a report of a motor vehicle accident. Zelazny was transported to Headquarters where she was processed, given her summonses with a mandatory court date and released to a sober adult.

June 1, 2014 1:14 a.m.

Spencer Goldin, 21, of New Hope, PA was arrested for driving while intoxicated pursuant to a motor vehicle stop in the area of Sycamore Street near Ripley Place. Goldin was transported to Headquarters where he was processed and released to a sober adult.

June 1, 2014 5:34 p.m.

A resident of the 700 block of Boulevard reports a burglary/theft to their vehicle while it was parked at their residence between 6:00 p.m. on May 29th and 5 p.m. on June 1st. A black-colored leather wallet containing $80.00 U.S. currency, a N.J. driver’s license, and numerous bank cards were removed from the vehicle. There were no signs of forced entry.

June 3, 2014 1:30 p.m.

John Degnon, 44, of W. Orange responded to Westfield Police Department Headquarters and satisfied warrants for a total of $144.00.

Editor's Note: This article relies on information provided by law enforcement officials and the subjects are presumed innocent. If notified of changes to the charges or their outcome, TAPinto.net will update this report.

TAP Into Another Town's News:

TAP Into Another Town's News:

Sign Up for E-News

Westfield

The Primrose School at Mountainside Holds a Free Open House

January 18, 2017

The Primrose School at Mountainside will hold an open house on Saturday, Feb. 4, featuring tours of the school and information on their research- informed approaches to learning.

The Open House is from 10 a.m. until noon, and is free and open to the public.

“This event is perfect for any parents interested in  childcare to learn what The Primrose School at Mountainside ...

Conversion of Single Family Zoning to Multi-Family Zoning Could Start 'Gold Rush' of Development

January 14, 2017

Dear Editor,

I am writing to oppose the construction of a multi-family residence (6 residential units) at 1481 East Broad Street in Westfield.  The construction of a multi-family residence at this location (RS-12 zone district) is contradictory to the township’s 2005 Master Plan, which has zoned this district for single-family home construction only.  Additionally, it requires ...

Westfield Police Blotter: Multiple Vehicles Burglarized, Attempted Home Burglary & More

January 18, 2017

January 8, 2017 4:15 a.m.

Joseph Bruno, age 52, of Westfield, NJ, was arrested for driving while under the influence pursuant to a motor vehicle accident. Subject was processed and issued multiple summonses and released to a responsible party.

January 10, 2017 12:38 p.m.

Report of shoplifting in the 200 block of W. South Avenue. Victim’s reported suspect(s) unknown took an unknown ...

Clara Gives Warm Hugs

January 18, 2017

Please meet our Senior Girl Clara.

Clara was rescued when we noticed her at a city shelter begging for help.  We were there to rescue a 13-year-old dog who was dumped by an owner who suddenly had no time for him and we noticed this beauty reaching out to us.

Clara's owner passed away and she found herself stuck at the city shelter.  The fate for a 14-year-old girl is not good ...

Westfield High School Students Selected for Region Band & Orchestra

Seven Westfield High School Band students were accepted to the 2017 New Jersey Music Education Association Region Band or Orchestra.  Three of the seven students placed first overall in their instrument: Dale Beyert - Wind Ensemble and Orchestra, Trumpet; Michael Hauge - Wind Ensemble, Eb & Bb Clarinet, and Brooke Walden - Wind Ensemble and Orchestra, Piccolo & ...

Testing Your Resolve

Now that the ball has dropped in Times Square it is time for another annual tradition – New Year’s resolutions. So, along with improving your diet and exercising more, consider adding these:

“Will” you? – I have lost count of how many clients with whom I have met that have a spouse, children and substantial assets but an outdated or even no will at all.

5 Questions to Ask at an Open House

When you go to your next open house, ask the listing agent these key questions to help you make an informed decision. When a property is hot, a public open house may be your best opportunity for due diligence before submitting an offer. While the hosting agent may not be able to answer all of your questions, there is a lot you can learn.

1. How long has it been on the market?  You may ...

Closed Fund Open Mind

Closed-end funds (CEFs) can play an important role in a diversified investment portfolio. They offer benefits similar to those of an open-end mutual fund, but also sport unique advantages.  

Unlike a traditional open-end mutual fund, CEFs have a fixed number of shares available to trade. Their price is not tied to the value of the underlying portfolio. The only way the number of shares ...

It Even Happened to Me

Beware of credit card fraud — it can happen to anyone.

I was shopping at a retail establishment over the holidays and purchased some items with my business credit card. The next day, I was downloading my credit card activity into QuickBooks and spotted some strange charges - they were not large amounts, but they originated from establishments I don't frequent, like ...

Video: Mistreated, Harassed, Abused, Discriminated Against or Retaliated Against at Work?

Have you been mistreated, harassed, abused, discriminated against or retaliated against by your employer?

Watch this video to learn how Westfield employment attorney Fred Shahrooz-Scampato, who for the last 25 years has aggressively represented employees, can help you.

If you are the victim of prejudice or spend every day in a hostile work environment, you can give him a call for ...

Westfield Area YMCA is Ready to 'Bring on Summer'

It may be cold outside but the Westfield Area YMCA is gearing up for summer camp!  In-person registration is now underway.  Each year campers ages 3-15 try new activities, learn new skills, get creative, have a blast and make new friends in a safe environment.

 

 

The Y is excited to offer new S.T.E.A.M (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) ...

Holy Trinity School Spotlight - 6th Grade

Sixth grade is a transitional year for students as they enter middle school.  Holy Trinity School embraces this change through its continued commitment to creating an environment in which its students can grow and develop academically, socially, and spiritually. 

In sixth grade, the curriculum becomes more departmentalized with students rotating classes for various subjects and ...

Pedestrian Killed After Being Struck on Route 22 is Fourth in Six Months

January 17, 2017

BRIDGEWATER, NJ - An unidentified male died Sunday after he was struck by a vehicle on Route 22 near North Gaston Avenue at about 11:55 p.m., according to a report from Bridgewater Township Police. The man is the fourth pedestrian killed in that section of the roadway since August. In August, two pedestrians were fatally struck and another pedestrian was killed in the westbound lanes in ...