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. 09/20/2019 @ 9:40 a.m.

Cleary Avenue and McClellan Street

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Arrested: Almalik Walker, 29, East Orange

Arrested by: Ptl. Courtney Holder

Charges: Hindering Apprehension; Disorderly Conduct

Remarks: A 2008 Jeep was stopped on Cleary Avenue and McClellan Street for a seatbelt violation. Following an investigation on scene, Ptl. Holder arrested a passenger, Almalik Walker, for disorderly conduct and hindering apprehension after discovering he had an active arrest warrant out of Newark. He was processed and provided with a Municipal Court appearance date. In addition, the driver was issued motor vehicle summonses for suspended driver and tinted windows.

 

2. 9/20/2019 @ 7:49 p.m.

1000 Block of Raritan Road

Arrested: Gregg Gordon, 56, Rahway

Arrested by: Ptl. Ryan McSharry

Charges: Under the Influence; Driving While Intoxicated (DWI)

Remarks: Police units were dispatched to the 1000 Block of Raritan Road for a motor vehicle crash. Following an investigation on scene, Ptl. McSharry arrested a driver, Gregg Gordon, for being under the influence and driving while intoxicated. He was processed and provided with a Municipal Court appearance date. In addition, Gordon was issued motor vehicle summonses for careless driving, delaying traffic and failure to possess an insurance card.

 

3. 9/21/2019 @ 2:28 a.m.

South Avenue East and High Street

Arrested: Tyree Dicks, 29, Middlesex

Arrested by: Ptl. Christopher Folinusz

Charges: Driving While Intoxicated (DWI)

Remarks: A 2016 Chevrolet was stopped on South Avenue East and High Street for unclear plates. Following an investigation on scene, Ptl. Folinusz arrested the driver, Tyree Dicks, for driving while intoxicated (DWI). He was processed and provided with a Municipal Court appearance date. In addition, Dicks was issued motor vehicle summonses for refusal to submit to the taking of breath samples, an unsafe lane change and unclear plates.

 

4. 09/23/2019 @ 1:01 p.m.

South Avenue East

Arrested: Liliana Diaz-Cavanagh, 49, Garwood

Arrested by: Ptl. Michael Gamba

Charges: Possession of a Controlled Dangerous Substance; Possession of Drug Paraphernalia; Driving While Intoxicated

Remarks: A 2003 Ford was stopped on South Avenue East when the operator was observed on her cellular device. Following an investigation on scene, Ptl. Gamba arrested the driver, Liliana DiazCavanagh, for suspected heroin found on her and for driving while intoxicated (DWI). She was processed and provided with Superior Court appearance date.

 

5. 09/23/2019 @ 10:45 p.m. 

South Avenue East and Washington Place

Arrested: Rodney Wilson, 31, Harriman TN

Arrested by: Ptl. Christopher Gross

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

Remarks: A 2008 Ford was stopped on South Avenue East and Washington Place for a brake light out. Following an investigation on scene, Ptl. Gross arrested the driver, Rodney Wilson, for suspected Buprenorphine-Hydrochloride found in his possession. He was processed and provided with a Municipal Court appearance date. In addition, he was issued motor vehicle summonses maintenance of lamps, suspended driving and possession of a controlled dangerous substance in a motor vehicle.

 

6. 9/23/2019 @ 10:52 p.m.

North Avenue East and Garden State Parkway 137 Exchange

Arrested: Oluseyi Lawal, 30, Newark

Arrested by: Ptl. Ryan Drew

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

Remarks: A 2002 Buick was stopped on North Avenue East and the Garden State Parkway 137 Exchange for tinted windows. Following an investigation on scene, Ptl. Drew arrested the driver, Oluseyi Lawal, for possession of suspected marijuana found on him. He was processed and provided with a Municipal Court appearance date. In addition, Lawal was issued motor vehicle summonses for tinted windows, no insurance, failure to make repairs and possession of a controlled dangerous substance in a motor vehicle.