MONTCLAIR, NJ - The following blotter was released by the Montclair Police Department on July 25, 2017.
07-17- 2017 (Bellevue Parking Lot) Theft of a bicycle which was locked, but not secured to the bike stand.
07-19- 2017 (News Plus, Valley Road) Attempted burglary to a commercial establishment. A rear window
was smashed in this incident but access was not gained to the building.
07-19- 2017 (Claridge Theater, Bloomfield Avenue) Theft of a wallet from an unattended pocketbook.
07-20- 2017 (Jason Tire, Valley Road) Burglary to a commercial establishment. A window was broken in
this incident. It is unknown if anything was taken.
07-20- 2017 (Union Street) An unlocked vehicle was entered and rummaged through. Unknown if
anything was taken in this incident.
07-20- 2017 (Greenwood Avenue) Theft from an unlocked motor vehicle. A pocketbook was taken in this
07-21- 2017 (Walnut Street Train Station) Theft of a bicycle which had been chained to the station bike
07-22- 2017 (TD Bank, Bloomfield Avenue) Theft from an unlocked motor vehicle. A cellular telephone
and wallet were taken in this incident.
07-22- 2017 (Christopher Street) Theft of a wallet from an unlocked motor vehicle.
07-23- 2017 (North Fullerton Parking Deck) Theft of a cellular telephone from a parked vehicle. There
was no sign of forced entry.
07-24- 2017 (Gates Avenue) Theft of a duffel bag and an iPod from a motor vehicle. Access was gained
by smashing a side window.
On 07/23/2017 at approximately 0022Hrs, we received a call of possible shots fired on Pine Street near
the intersection of Glenridge Avenue. Callers reported hearing 3-4 shots being fired in the street.
Officers were unable to locate any bullet holes in that area. There were no injuries reported in this
incident. This incident is under investigation.