BLOOMFIELD, NJ - The following police blotter has been issued by Lt. Anthony Sisco of the Bloomfield Police Department.

Shoplifting: 12/12/17- Marlene, Lewter Age 52 of East Orange, NJ- Officers responded to 8 Franklin Street (Stop & Shop) on a report of shoplifting. Upon arrival the witness stated that he observed a black female take several items from the personal care aisle. The female suspect took 34 Dove deodorant bars and exited the supermarket. The deodorants are valued at $179.00. Ms. Lewter was arrested, transported to HQ, issued a summons and has a pending court date.

12/16/17-Orlando, Christmas Age 54 of Newark, NJ- Officers responded to 244 Bloomfield Ave (Aldi) on a report of shoplifting. Upon arrival the manager stated he observed an unknown male stuffing deodorant in his pockets. The suspect left without paying and was located by officers with all the items valued at $43.23. The suspect was arrested, transported to HQ, issued a summons for shoplifting and placed in a cell.Mr. Christmas is awaiting transport to ECCF and has a pending court date.

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12/16/17- Valentino, Rogers Age 20 of Newark, NJ- Officers responded to 8 Franklin Street (Marshalls) on a report of Shoplifting. Upon arrival LP officer stated he observed the suspect placing items inside of a brown bag. The items were electronics valued at $215.00. The suspect was arrested, transported to HQ, issued a summons for shoplifting and placed in a cell. Mr. Valentino is awaiting transport to ECCF and has a pending court date.

Theft:

12/13/17- Michael, Ramos Age 33 of Newark, NJ- Officers responded to North 15th Street on a report of theft. Upon arrival complainant stated she observed a Hispanic male take a UPS Package off the neighbor’s porch. The suspect was wearing blue jeans, tan work boots, black hoodie, black jacket, and a black back pack. A search of the area for the suspect was conducted and he was located. The suspect was arrested, transported to HQ and placed in a cell. Ramos is awaiting transport to the ECCF and has a pending court date.

12/16/17- Complainant responded to the Police desk to report a theft that occurred at 60 Orange Street (The Home Depot). Complainant stated that he arranged to meet in the parking lot of Home Depot with the suspect to purchase a Samsung S8 valued at $450.00. The complainant stated the suspect took off with the phone without paying. 

Package Theft:

12/15/17- an Officer responded to Sylvan Road on a Theft of package. Upon arrival complainant stated that a package was delivered for his girlfriend and was stolen from the front porch. The package was delivered by UPS and contained an Apple iWatch stainless steel band valued at $150.00, Apple iWatch accessories valued at $50.00 and makeup brushes valued at $50.00 to $100.00.

12/16/17- A resident of Jamie Court responded to the Police desk to report a package Theft. The resident stated that on 12/14/17 between the hours of 13:00 hours and 17:00 hours, 3 packages were delivered by Amazon. The packages included a truck drivers head set valued at $171.00, two kitchen mats valued at $20.00 and one perfume valued at $45.00. The complainant stated once she arrived home the packages were missing.

Motor Vehicle Theft:

12/14/17- Officer responded to Park Place on a report of a Motor Vehicle Theft. Upon arrival victim stated that she received a call from Clifton Pd asking if she knew where her car was. The victim was informed by Clifton Pd that it was spotted in their town traveling at a very high rate of speed. The victim last parked and saw her vehicle on 12/13/17 at approximately 5:20 P.M. The vehicle was entered stolen NCIC.

12/16/17- An Officer responded to Curtis Street on a report of Motor Vehicle Theft. Upon arrival victim stated he parked his vehicle on 12/15/17 at approximately 10:30 p.m. and when he returned on 12/16/17 at approximately 8:30 a.m. he noticed the vehicle was missing. The vehicle was entered stolen in NCIC.

Burglary:

12/15/17- Officers responded to Brookdale Gardens on a report of Burglary. Upon arrival victim stated that he left his apartment secured at 7:30 a.m. and returned from work at approximately 7:15 p.m. The victim noticed that his doorknob was damaged and someone had broken into his apartment. The only items missing from the apartment were a Samsung 10” Tablet valued at $300.00.

Warrant Arrest:

12/11/17-David, Rodriguez Age 42 of Paterson, NJ- Officers on Patrol observed a vehicle with an illegible license plate turn onto Bloomfield Ave eastbound from Belmont Ave. The driver made a right turn without giving proper signal. A MV stop was conducted and the driver was approached and showed all proper identification. The driver had warrants out of Paterson. Mr. Rodriguez was arrested, transported to HQ and issued a new court date.

12/11/7-Monika, Nemeth Age 21 of Fairfield, NJ- Officers on Patrol were stopped at the traffic light and observed a vehicle pull into the intersection while the light was still red. The vehicle then reversed back to where it was initially. The driver then crossed onto the double line when the light turned green. A MV stop was conducted and the driver along with the passenger was approached and showed all proper identifications. It appeared that the passenger had a warrant out of Bloomfield. The passenger was arrested, transported to HQ and issued a new court date.

12/12/17-Markel, Beverly Age 26 of Newark, NJ- Officers on Patrol observed a vehicle traveling westbound on Bloomfield Ave with a broken headlight. Officers conducted a check through InfoCop which revealed that the driver had a warrant out of Newark. A MV stop was conducted and the driver showed all proper identification. The driver was arrested, transported to HQ and released on bail.