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. 09/02/2020 @ 6:55 p.m.

Springfield Avenue and Shawnee Road

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Arrested: Sebastian Rodriguez, 19, Roselle Park

Arrested by: Ptl. Michael Gamba

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

Remarks: A 2004 Infiniti was stopped on Springfield Avenue and Shawnee Road for speeding. Following an investigation on scene, Ptl. Gamba arrested a passenger, Sebastian Rodriguez, for possession of suspected marijuana. He was processed and provided with a Municipal Court appearance date. In addition, the driver was issued a motor vehicle summons for speeding.

 

2. 09/11/2020 @ 3:20 p.m. 

Centennial Avenue and Hayes Street

Arrested: David Digiorgio, 39, Union

Arrested by: Ptl. Gregory Federici

Charges: Possession of a Controlled Dangerous Substance; Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

Remarks: A 1998 Mercury was stopped on Centennial Avenue and Hayes Street for a seatbelt violation. Following an investigation on scene, Ptl. Federici arrested the driver, David Digiorgio, for possession of suspected cocaine and heroin. He was processed and provided with a Superior Court appearance date. In addition, Digiorgio was issued motor vehicle summonses for a seatbelt violation and possession of a controlled dangerous substance in a motor vehicle.

 

3. 09/13/2020 @ 12:10 p.m.

Raritan Road and Coleman Avenue

Arrested: Malik Ellis, 25, Hillside

Arrested by: Ptl. Michael O’Neil

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

Remarks: A 2003 Honda was stopped on Raritan Road and Coleman Avenue for a seatbelt violation. Following an investigation on scene, Ptl. O’Neil arrested the driver, Malik Ellis, for possession of suspected marijuana. He was processed and provided with a Superior Court appearance date. In addition, Ellis was issued motor vehicle summonses for a seatbelt violation and possession of a controlled dangerous substance in a motor vehicle.

 

4. 09/17/2020 @ 7:29 p.m. 

Beech Street and West End Place

Arrested: Thomas Sinnott, 40, Cranford

Arrested by: Ptl. Christopher Gross

Charges: Possession of a Controlled Dangerous Substance; Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

Remarks: A 2019 Honda was stopped on Beech Street and West End Place when the operator was identified as a suspended driver. Following an investigation on scene, Ptl. Gross arrested the driver, Thomas Sinnott, for possession of suspected heroin and crack-cocaine. He was processed and provided with a Superior Court appearance date. In addition, Sinnott was issued motor vehicle summonses for suspended driving and possession of a controlled dangerous substance in a motor vehicle.

 

5. 09/18/2020 @ 12:38 p.m.

Centennial Avenue and Raritan Road

Arrested: Adam Macknowsky, 36, Livingston

Arrested by: Ptl. Gregory Federici

Charges: Possession of Prescription Legend Drugs; Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

Remarks: A 2009 Nissan was stopped on Centennial Avenue and Raritan Road for failing to signal a turn. Following an investigation on scene, Ptl. Federici arrested the driver, Adam Macknowsky, for possession of suspected Klonopin. He was processed and provided with a Superior Court appearance date. In addition, Macknowsky was issued motor vehicle summonses for failure to signal a turn and possession of a controlled dangerous substance in a motor vehicle.