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 overnight. There are no known witness nor was any evidence recovered.
03-31-2020 - 8:39 AM – A Glen Rock man reported discovering an unauthorized transaction on his Visa credit card. Specifically, charges were made through GrubHub in Boston on March 29. He notified the credit card company, however, before they could put a hold on the account three more transactions occurred. The total amount of the fraudulent charges were $264. The credit account has since been closed.
04-02-2020 - 8:06 PM – Glen Rock Patrols, assisted by Bergen County Sheriff’s Officers, conducted a search for an emotionally disturbed adult male who had wandered away from his home hours earlier. The subject surfaced of his own accord approximately one hour later and was reunited with his family unharmed.
04-02-2020 - 9:14 PM – Glen Rock patrols assisted in attempting to locate an adult male who had left home to pick up food and had not been heard from in over two hours. The subject is new to the area, does not own a cellphone and family feared he may have become lost.
The man was located in another jurisdiction and had in fact become lost.
04-03-2020 - 7:37 AM – While on patrol, Sgt. Mike Trover located graffiti painted on the rear of the Glen Rock Ambulance Corp building. Anyone who may have witnessed this occur and can identify the actor(s) is asked to contact the Glen Rock Police Department at (201) 652-3800.
04-04-2020 - 1:52 AM – The owner of a Salem Court home, which is current vacant and under construction, reported observing a masked party walking through the structure with a flashlight. This observation was made by the owner via a video surveillance system on the premises. Responding officers did not locate anyone on site or in the area, nor were any damages found. The owner will follow up with the contractor to determine if anything was damaged or is missing from the structure.
04-05-2020 - 2:04 AM – P.O. Sarah Orsita was dispatched to a Leigh Terrace home with regard to a reported heated neighbor dispute over landscaping issues. Both parties were spoken to separately and advised of their options. No unlawful acts were observed by the officer.