February 16; Shoplifting; At approximately 9:20 AM a female was observed stealing items at the CVS on Valley St. Officers responded and located the female later identified as 29 year old Jasmine Troutman of Newark. She was taken into custody and charged with shoplifting.
February 17, 2019; Motor Vehicle Theft, At approximately 8:30 PM a vehicle left running in a parking lot off of Burnett Ave was stolen. The vehicle was later located in Newark.
February 20, 2019; Burglary; At approximately 6:10 PM, officers responded to a home on Woodside Rd on a report of two individuals inside of a vacant home. Upon their arrival, they conducted a search of the house and located two individuals hiding in the basement. John Archibald, age 35 of Somerset and John Santana age 18 of South Bound Brook were taken into custody and charged with burglary and conspiracy before being released on Summons.
February 23, 2019; Stolen Vehicle/Theft from Vehicle; At approximately 8 AM officers responded to a home on the 100 block of Parker Ave. The resident reported that one of the vehicles left unsecured in the driveway was rummaged through and change and keys were removed from the vehicle. These keys were used to steal another vehicle parked in the driveway.
February 23, 2019; Shoplifting; At approximately 11:45 PM. Officers responded to the 7-11 on Irvington Ave on reported shoplifting. Prior to the officers’ arrival, a female took several phone chargers and fled in a vehicle towards Irvington.