The information provided does not represent the total scope of police activity. Individuals charged as a result of police investigations are merely an accusation. All defendants should be presumed innocent until proven guilty.

 

1. 5/09/2019 @ 11:43 p.m. 

Lincoln Avenue East and Grove Street

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Arrested: James Caldwell, 22, Cranford

Arrested by: Ptl. Timothy Handy

Charges: Driving While Intoxicated (DWI)

Remarks: A 2007 Mercedes-Benz was stopped on Lincoln Avenue East and Grove Street for a seatbelt violation. Following an investigation on scene, Ptl. Handy arrested the driver, James Caldwell, for driving while intoxicated. He was processed and provided with a Municipal Court appearance date. In addition, he was issued motor vehicle summonses for careless driving, failure to keep right and a seatbelt violation.

 

2. 05/11/2019 @ 12:06 a.m.

South Avenue West

Arrested: Delano Clarke, 38, Plainfield

Arrested by: Ptl. Christopher Gross

Charges: Possession of Under 50g (Marijuana); Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

Remarks: A 2014 Honda was stopped on South Avenue West for a seatbelt violation. Following an investigation on scene, Ptl. Gross arrested the driver, Delano Clarke, for suspected marijuana found inside the vehicle. He was processed and provided with a Municipal Court appearance date. In addition, Clarke was issued motor vehicle summonses for an inspection violation, failure to keep right, a seatbelt violation and possession of a controlled dangerous substance in a motor vehicle.

 

3. 5/11/2019 @ 3:45 a.m. 

Springfield Avenue and Holly Street

Arrested: Oswaldo Pucha, 37, Roselle

Arrested by: Sgt. Russell Luedecker

Charges: Driving While Intoxicated (DWI)

Remarks: A 2013 Ford was stopped on Springfield Avenue and Holly Street for delaying traffic. Following an investigation on scene, Sgt. Luedecker arrested the driver, Oswaldo Pucha, for driving while intoxicated. He was processed and provided with a Municipal Court appearance date. In addition, he was issued motor vehicle summonses for refusal to the taking of breath samples, delaying traffic and obstructing the passage of other vehicles.

 

4. 5/12/2019 @ 11:55 p.m.

South Avenue West and Lincoln Avenue West

Arrested: Barbara Bryson, 51, Cranford

Arrested by: Ptl. Christopher Gross

Charges: Driving While Intoxicated (DWI)

Remarks: A 2008 Ford was stopped on South Avenue West and Lincoln Avenue West after it was witnessed driving on a flat tire. Following an investigation on scene, Ptl. Gross arrested the driver, Barbara Bryson, for driving while intoxicated. She was processed and provided with a Municipal Court appearance date. In addition, Bryson was issued motor vehicle summonses for reckless driving, careless driving, leaving the scene of a crash, failure to report and driving an unsafe vehicle.