Summit Police Blotter

6/19 – Garcia, Michael, 55, of Hackettstown, NJ, arrested at Overlook Hospital for 2 counts of Forgery- Credit Card Fraud and theft of Property 4th Degree

6/19 – 2013 hrs., Craven, Brooke L., 19, of New Providence, NJ, arrested at Summit Police Headquarters for Contempt of Court

6/20 – 1116 hrs., report of theft of one platinum diamond engagement ring valued at $22,800.00, one gold ring with an aqua marine stone valued at $3,000.00 and a gold diamond ring valued at $26,000.00 from a Springfield Avenue residence sometime on June 13, 2014.

6/20 – 1302 hrs., report of theft of two packages that were delivered to a Summit Avenue apartment building on 6/5/14. Contents of first package valued at $66.50 and the second package was valued at $72.20.

6/21 – 1019 hrs., report of theft of a Trek 28-speed bicycle which was left behind a Broad Street liquor store at approximately 8:00 p.m. on 6/20/14.

6/21 – 1254 hrs., report of theft of package that was delivered to a Summit Avenue apartment building sometime on 6/18/14. Contents of package valued at $40.80.

6/21 – 1953 hrs., Negron, Kyre N., 19, of Summit, NJ, arrested at Rt 78 for Eluding

6/24 – 1300 hrs., Dagostino, Paul, 61, of Morristown, NJ, arrested at Union Place for Contempt of Court

6/24 – 1159 hrs., report of theft of men’s 21-speed light blue and white Trek 3700 bicycle from a Beekman Road residential property sometime between 10:00 p.m. and 12:00 midnight, this date.

6/25 – 1630 hrs., Mosquera, Andres Felipe, 24, of Elizabeth, NJ, arrested at Summit Police Headquarters for Theft of Moveable Property and Simple Assault

6/25 – 1735 hrs., Starnes, Stephan L., 31, of Morristown, NJ, arrested at Rt 24 and River Road for Driving While Suspended 

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, will update this report.

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January Update

January 19, 2017

Dear Summit Neighbor,

I hope you are having a wonderful start to the New Year. With 2017 in full swing, I wanted to take this opportunity to provide a progress update on some activities in town. 

1. The Winter Farmer’s Market has arrived. Held at Calvary Church every Saturday from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m., there is a great selection of fresh produce and locally prepared ...

Upcoming Events


Fri, January 20, 10:00 AM

Summit Free Public Library, Summit


Community Calendar Education

Fri, January 20, 11:30 AM

SAGE Eldercare, Summit

Fun-to-be-Fit Exercise Class

Community Calendar


Fri, January 20, 12:00 PM

Summit YMCA, Summit

Duplicate Bridge at the Y

Arts & Entertainment Community Calendar

Summit Fire Department Blotter

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Summit Police Blotter

January 9, 2017

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