Police Blotter

May 25, 2020

During the period between May 18 to May 24, 2020, members of the GRPD handled 309 calls for service, the highlights of which included: 05-12-2020 - 8:29 PM – A Glen Rock woman reported that she had arranged to adopt a yorkie terrier via Instagram. She paid a $60 fee via Cash App, and then ...

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During the period between May 11 to May 17, 2020, members of the GRPD handled 417 calls for service, the highlights of which included: 05-12-2020 - 8:29 PM – A resident on the 500 block of Doremus Avenue reported the theft of a Fuji mountain bike from his yard. The theft reportedly occurred ...

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During the period between May 4 to May 10, 2020, members of the GRPD handled 278 calls for service, the highlights of which included: 05-06-2020 - 3:57 PM – A Glen Rock man learned from his healthcare insurance provider that five checks issued to him for medical services a year prior had been ...

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During the period between April 27 to May 3, 2020 members of the GRPD handled 244 calls for service, the highlights of which included: 04-27-2020 - 9:42 AM – A non-profit charitable support organization, with offices on Harristown Road, reported $68,200 in check fraud discovered on their ...

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During the period between April 20 to April 26, 2020 members of the GRPD handled 335 calls for service, the highlights of which included: 04-20-2020 - 11:11 AM – While opening the Wilde Park bathrooms for the season, DPW personnel found the interior had been broken into and vandalized over the ...

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During the period between April 13 to April 19, 2020 members of the GRPD handled 327 calls for service, the highlights of which included: 04-13-2020 - 12:10 PM – A 38-year-old Glen Rock man was reported missing by his family. The following day at 11:30 AM, Sgt. Mike Trover along with members of ...

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During the period between April 6 to April 12, 2020 members of the GRPD handled 296 calls for service, the highlights of which included: 04-06-2020 - 10:27 AM – P.O. Nick Onove located a white 2019 Honda wanted by the Wayne Police Department, following a mail theft in their jurisdiction. The ...

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During the period between March 30, 2020 to April 5 members of the GRPD handled 349 calls for service, the highlights of which included: 03-31-2020 - 8:04 AM – While on patrol, P.O. Jim Donnelly discovered graffiti painted on a utility box near the basketball court. The damages occurred sometime ...

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During the period between March 23 to March 29, 2020, members of the GRPD handled 264 calls for service, the highlights of which included: 03-26-2020 - 10:14 AM – A Ridgewood woman reported that her dog was struck by a vehicle while they were walking along Ackerman Avenue in the area of the ...

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Chief Glen Cauwels stated all defendants are presumed innocent until proven guilty. 03/06/2020 2:50 am Narcotics: P.O. Geovanny Buitron initiated a motor vehicle stop on Broadway at 27th Street and arrested the operator, Jerry Norman, age 35 of Paterson, after marijuana was found on his person.

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During the period between March 9 to March 15, 2020 members of the GRPD handled 220 calls for service, the highlights of which included: 03-11-2020 - 14:18 – An Upper Saddle River woman reported that a hit-and-run vehicle struck her black 2010 Mazda while it was parked on Rock Road in the area ...

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During the period between March to March 8, 2020 members of the GRPD handled 263 calls for service, the highlights of which included: 03-03-2020 - 6:32 PM – Patrols, along with Glen Rock Firefighters, were dispatched to what was initially reported as a smoke condition inside a single-family ...

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Chief Glen Cauwels stated all defendants are presumed innocent until proven guilty. 02/26/2020 7:19 pm Shoplifting: P.O. Anthony Ferreira & P.O. Brad Pindyck responded to Shoprite, 17-17 River Road, and arrested Matthew Nahas, age 22 of Fair Lawn, after he was detained by store loss ...

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During the period between February 24 and March 1, 2020 members of the GRPD handled 240 calls for service, the highlights of which included: 02-25-2020 - 1:54 PM – While on patrol in the area of Lincoln Avenue, P.O. Sam Evans received a hit on his patrol vehicle’s LoJack Stolen Vehicle Recovery ...

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Chief Glen Cauwels stated all defendants are presumed innocent until proven guilty. 02/24/2020 4:18 pm Shoplifting: P.O. Robert Manning responded to CVS Pharmacy, 18-35 River Road, and arrested Matthew Leon, age 31 of Paterson, after he was detained with unpaid items, totaling $59.56, concealed ...

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During the period between February 17 and February 23, 2020 members of the GRPD handled 254 calls for service, the highlights of which included: 02-18-2020 - 12:23 PM – Responding to a reported shoplifting in progress at the CVS Store located at 175 Rock Road, P.O. T.J. Graziani subsequently ...

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Chief Glen Cauwels stated all defendants are presumed innocent until proven guilty. 02/12/2020 – 10:13 pm Narcotics: P.O. Geovanny Buitron approached a parked, occupied vehicle in the parking lot of ShopRite, 17-17 River Road, and arrested the operator, Mendel Meisels, age 45 of Suffern, and the ...

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During the period between February 10 and February 16, 2020, members of the GRPD handled 232 calls for service, the highlights of which included: 02-10-2020 - 2:39 PM – A Glen Rock woman reported that an unknown individual had gained remote access to her computer and attempted PayPal and Amazon ...

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Chief Glen Cauwels stated all defendants are presumed innocent until proven guilty. 02/06/2020 - 11:35 pm Narcotics: P.O. Juan Rodriguez & P.O. Javier Gutierrez responded to the area of Fair Lawn Avenue and Abbott Road after hearing a verbal confrontation and arrested Emmanuel Bernard, age ...

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During the period between February 3 and February 9, 2020 members of the GRPD handled 275 calls for service, the highlights of which included: 02-07-2020 - 5:21 PM – The owner of a rental home on Princeton Place reported that the home’s sewer line had been intentionally damaged.  She was alerted ...

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Chief Glen Cauwels stated all defendants are presumed innocent until proven guilty. 01/26/2020 1:34 am Driving While Intoxicated: P.O. Brad Pindyck initiated a motor vehicle stop on Lincoln Avenue at Harristown Road and arrested the operator, Nicole Sitko, age 22 of Hawthorne, after she failed a ...

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During the period between January 27, 2020 and February 2, 2020 members of the GRPD handled 258 calls for service, the highlights of which included: 01-31-2020 - 10:19 AM – A Glen Rock man reported discovering that a fraudulent insurance account had been opened in his wife’s name. The couple ...

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During the period between January 20 and January 26, 2020 members of the GRPD handled 285 calls for service, the highlights of which included: 01-23-2020 - 8:55 AM – The administration at the Academy of Our Lady on Rodney Street reported discovering fraudulent activity on the School’s checking ...

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01/14/2020 6:48 pm Shoplifting: P.O. Thomas Spear, P.O. John Rovetto, P.O. Juan Rodriguez, P.O. Javier Gutierrez & Det. Paul Donohue responded to the area of ShopRite, 17-17 River Road, after a male shoplifter fled from the store. Joshua Vandunk, age 30 of Paterson, was located near Fair Lawn ...

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During the period between January 13 and January 19, 2020, members of the GRPD handled 242 calls for service, the highlights of which included: 01-13-2020 - 9:25 PM – Patrols were dispatched to assist the NJ Transit Police with a vehicle blocking the Harristown Road railroad tracks. The driver, ...

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01/12/2020 7:03 am Narcotics: P.O. Michael Van Ness initiated a motor vehicle stop on Broadway at Midland Avenue and arrested the operator, Racquel Greensword, age 23 of Englewood, after marijuana was found inside a purse in the vehicle. She was released after being charged with possession of a ...

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During the period between January 6 and January 12, 2020 members of the GRPD handled 267 calls for service, the highlights of which included: 01-08-2020 - 4:59 PM – Patrols were dispatched to a dispute over payment at the Exxon Station located at Maple Avenue and Highwood Avenue. Upon arrival, ...

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12/30/2019 10:59 pm Narcotics: P.O. John Rovetto initiated a motor vehicle stop on 17th Street at Columbia Street and arrested a passenger, Jose Corvera-Ascencio, age 18 of Paterson, after marijuana was discovered inside the vehicle. He was released after being charged with possession of a ...

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During the period between December 30, 2019 and January 5, 2020, members of the GRPD handled 221 calls for service, the highlights of which included: 12-31-2019 - 10:37 PM – A Glen Rock woman reported that her TD Bank account had been compromised.  She discovered this when she attempted to use ...

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12/21/2019 8:22 pm Driving While Intoxicated: Sgt. Sean Macys initiated a motor vehicle stop on Route 4 at Paramus Road and arrested the operator, Joseph Langenstein, age 34 of Hawthorne, after he failed a roadside sobriety test. He was released to a family member after being charged with careless ...

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