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. 8/24/2019 @ 12:36 a.m.

North Avenue East and Garden State Parkway 137 Exchange

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Arrested: Justice Alderman, 22, Roselle

Arrested by: Ptl. Christopher Gross

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

Remarks: A 2008 Nissan was stopped on North Avenue East and the Garden State Parkway 137 Exchange for failing to maintain its lane. Following an investigation on scene, Ptl. Gross arrested a passenger, Justice Alderman, for possession of suspected marijuana found on him. He was processed and provided with a Municipal Court appearance date. In addition, Alderman was found to have multiple active arrest warrants. He was turned over to the Union County Sheriff’s Department.

 

2. 08/24/2019 @ 7:06 p.m. 

Raritan Road and Garden State Parkway 136 Exchange

Arrested: Jimmy Tabaczek, 40, Linden

Arrested by: Ptl. Ali Muhammad

Charges: Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

Remarks: A 2008 Chrysler was stopped on Raritan Road and the Garden State Parkway 136 Exchange for a break light out. Following an investigation on scene, Ptl. Muhammad arrested a passenger in the vehicle, Jimmy Tabaczek, for possession of a suspected crack pipe found in the vehicle. He was processed and provided with a Municipal Court appearance date. In addition, the driver was issued a motor vehicle summons for maintenance of lamps.

 

3. 08/25/2019 @ 10:02 a.m.

North Avenue East and Garden State Parkway 137 Exchange

Arrested: Asha Newman, 30, Roselle

Arrested by: Ptl. Michael Gamba

Charges: Possession of a Controlled Dangerous Substance; Possession of Under 50g (Marijuana); Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

Remarks: A 2016 Toyota was stopped on North Avenue East and the Garden State Parkway 137 Exchange for unclear plates. Following an investigation on scene, Ptl. Gamba arrested a passenger, Asha Newman, for possession of suspected marijuana and THC oils found inside the vehicle. She was processed and provided with a Superior Court appearance date. The driver was issued motor vehicle summonses for unclear plates and failure to inspect.