Feb. 19 - 11:06 am Wanted Person: P.O. Luke Hintzen initiated a motor vehicle stop Plaza Road at Ramapo Terrace and arrested the operator, William Laubsch, age 45 of Fair Lawn, after an arrest warrant was located out of Northampton County, PA. He was charged with failure to stop, then transported to Bergen County Jail to await extradition.

Feb. 19 - 3:52 pm Narcotics: Det. Anthony Lugo & Det. Brian Rypkema were assisting with locating a wanted person when they observed Samia Souza, age 28 of Ridgefield, sitting in a parked vehicle with evidence of drug use on her clothes and arrested her. She was charged with possession of a controlled dangerous substance, possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of a hypodermic needle, then handed over to Hackensack Police for a $658 arrest warrant. The wanted person, Peter Khanjian, age 26 of Hawthorne, was located inside of 15-01 Broadway and was arrested.

Feb. 21 - 8:54 am Wanted Person: P.O. Stephen Buskiewicz responded to a report of a suspicious person walking on Eberlin Drive near Elliott Terrace and arrested Benjamin McCaskill, age 52 of Paterson, after a $1,500 arrest warrant out of Paterson was located. He was handed over to Paterson Police.

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Feb. 22 - 1:22 pm Narcotics: P.O. Geovanny Buitron responded to a report of a suspicious female near the businesses on River Road at Maple Avenue and arrested Lina Bachkhaz, age 54 of Wayne, after finding her with evidence of drug use in plain sight in her sock. Heroin was discovered in her possession during a search incident to arrest. She was released after being charged with possession of a controlled dangerous substance, possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of a hypodermic needle.

Feb. 23 - 7:08 am Narcotics: P.O. Tiller Uriarte initiated a motor vehicle stop on Broadway at 30th Street and arrested the operator, Robert Cline, age 55 of Paterson, after marijuana was located inside the vehicle. He was released after being charged with possession of a controlled dangerous substance and operating an unregistered vehicle.

Feb. 26 - 9:58 pm Narcotics: P.O. Geovanny Buitron initiated a motor vehicle stop on Broadway at Cyril Avenue and arrested the operator, Shady Morillo, age 28 of Paterson, after marijuana was located inside the vehicle. He was released after being charged with possession of a controlled dangerous substance and making an unsafe lane change.

Chief Glen Cauwels stated all defendants are presumed innocent until proven guilty.