Police Blotter

November 12, 2018

October 29, 2018; Motor Vehicle Theft; During the early morning hours a van was stolen from a residence on VanNess Ter. October 30, 2018; Theft; At approximately 9:45 PM a male walking on Academy St was approached by an unknown male who stole his backpack. Officers responded to the area and were ...

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South Orange Police Blotter as of Nov. 9 Warrant Arrest - Masiah Bynum, a 20 year old South Orange resident was arrested on Wednesday, Nov. 7, at approximately 1:30 p.m. for two outstanding arrest warrants out of Pemberton Township. Detectives, who were familiar with Bynum and previously aware ...

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South Orange Police Blotter as of Nov. 4 Warrant Arrest - Verdelle Jackson, a 40 year old Orange resident was arrested at 11:15 am, Thursday 11-1-18 for an active arrest warrant out of South Orange. Detectives responded to Jackson's residence to serve the outstanding warrant and once detectives ...

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October 15, 2018; Shoplifting; At approximately 7:30 PM Officers responded to the Walgreens on Springfield Ave about a reported shoplifter. It was reported that a male entered the store, filled a backpack with items and then left without paying. Patrols checked the area and were able to locate the ...

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South Orange Police Blotter as of October 23 Robbery - A Warwick Ave resident reported that at approximately 11:00 pm, Thursday, Oct. 18, while he was bringing groceries into his house, unknown actors struck him in the face and knocked him down. The actors (described by the victim as two, young ...

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September 24, 2018; Theft from Auto; During the overnight hours an unsecured vehicle parked on Richmond Ave was entered and a wallet was stolen. September 24, 2018; Motor vehicle Theft; During the overnight hours an unsecured vehicle parked on Rutgers St was stolen.  The vehicle was later ...

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September 17 - Shoplifting; At approximately 9 a.m., officers responded to Dollar Tree on a reported shoplifter. It was reported that a male entered the store, filled his pockets with candy and then left without paying. September 19 - Motor Vehicle Theft; During the overnight hours an unsecured ...

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Burglary - A Meadowbrook Lane resident reported that sometime between 10:00 pm, Tuesday, Sept. 18 and 9:00 am, Wednesday, Sept. 19, actor(s) unknown pried open his locked shed and stole two bicycles, described as a women's gray and pink Diamondback brand mountain bike and a men's blue and gray Trek ...

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September 4, 2018; Theft; At approximately 12:45 PM, a purse was reported stolen from an office building on Millburn Ave. September 6, 2018; Bicycle Theft; A bicycle that was secured to a bike rack behind 160 Maplewood Ave, had it’s lock cut and was stolen at approximately 12:15 ...

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South Orange Police Blotter as of September 17 Burglary to Auto - A Valley Street resident reported that sometime between 8 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 12 and 10:40 a.m., Thursday, Sept. 14, actor(s) unknown entered her vehicle and rummaged through the interior, though nothing seemed to be missing at ...

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The South Orange Police Blotter as of September 7 Burglary - A Prospect St resident reported that sometime between 9:00 am, Tuesday, Sept. 4 and 12:40 am, Wednesday, Sept. 5, actor(s) unknown entered his apartment and stole several personal electronic items, two laptop computers and a camera.

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August 20, 2018; Bicycle Theft; A bicycle was stolen from Marion Terr out of the unsecured garage sometime between Aug. 16 and Aug. 20. August 20, 2018; Theft of Auto; At approximately 8:44 a.m., officers responded to a residence on S. Pierson Rd on a report of a stolen vehicle. The vehicle was ...

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August 7, 2018; Bicycle Theft; Two bicycles left at the bicycle racks at the library on Baker St were stolen sometime between 8/2 and 8/4. August 8, 2018; Shoplifting; At approximately 10:45 AM, officers responded to Walgreens on a report of a male taking several deodorants and leaving the store ...

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July 30, 2018; Motor Vehicle Theft; Sometime during the overnight hours a vehicle was stolen from a residence on the 200 block of Wyoming Ave. The vehicle was recovered by Millburn PD. July 31, 2018; Shoplifting; The clerk at 7-Eleven on Irvington Ave reported that at 10:30 a.m., a male entered ...

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South Orange Police Blotter as of August 2 Burglary to Auto - A Ridgewood Rd resident reported that sometime between 5:00 and 5:30 am, Monday July 30, actor(s) unknown entered unlocked vehicle, which was parked inside her garage and stole her son's wallet, which contained identification, ...

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July 11 - Motor Vehicle Theft; Sometime during the early morning hours, a vehicle was stolen from a residence on the 400 block of Richmond Ave. The vehicle was recovered by the South Orange Police Department the same morning.

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July 2 - Motor Vehicle Theft; Sometime over the previous two days, a U-Haul truck was stolen from a business on Newark Way. July 4 - Theft from Auto; During the overnight hours an unsecured vehicle parked on Elberta Rd was entered and keys were stolen from it. July 5 - Robberies; At ...

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South Orange Police Blotter as of July 1 Auto Theft - A Seton Pl. resident reported that sometime between 11:00 pm, Wednesday 6-27-18 and 7:00 am, Thursday 6-28-18 actor(s) unknown stole his vehicle (2005 Toyota ), which was parked in the driveway at the time. The actor(s) entered another one ...

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June 15, 2018, Burglary; Sometime during the morning hours, a home on Courter Ave was forcibly entered and cash was stolen from the home. June 18, 2018, Burglary; Sometime during the daytime hours, a home on Burroughs Way was forcibly entered and cash was stolen from the home. June 21, 2018, ...

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South Orange Police Blotter as of June 16 Robbery - An Alpha, NJ resident reported that he was robbed on Sunday, June 3, at approximately 12:30 a.m. while he was walking on South Orange Avenue near Scotland Road. The victim stated that he was approached by three unknown actors who punched him ...

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June 4, 2018, Burglary; Sometime during the daytime hours, a home on the 100 block of Midland Blvd was forcibly entered.  At the time of the report it was unknown what the proceeds were. June 4, 2018; Thefts; During the overnight hours a metal rack was stolen from outside of a business on the ...

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June 1 - Burglary; Between 10:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. a home on Suffolk Ave was entered. Change and electronics were reportedly stolen. May 29 - Shoplifting; At approximately 11 p.m. a male entered the 7-11 on Irvington Ave.  The male then proceeded to grab cash that was on the counter being ...

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May 24 - Robbery; At approximately 11 p.m., a 50 year old male walking on Parker Avenue was approached from behind by two males in the area of Lancaster Avenue. The males knocked the victim to the ground and stole his wallet, phone and bag. The males then fled towards North Terrace. The victim ...

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May 14 - Theft from Auto; During the overnight hours electronics and coins were removed from two unsecured vehicles parked on Lexington Ave. May 14 - Theft from Auto; During the overnight hours a wallet and other items were removed from two unsecured vehicles parked in a driveway on Princeton ...

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South Orange Police Blotter as of May 24 Theft of Bicycle - A South Orange resident reported that sometime between 5:45 a.m. and 1:20 p.m., Tuesday, May 22, actor(s) unknown stole his black & white Gary Fisher mountain bike, which had been locked and secured to the bicycle rack under the ...

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May 7 - Burglary; Sometime during the prior two days, entry was forced to a business on Newark Way.  The keys to a GMC van were then taken from inside the business and the van was stolen.   May 7 - Motor Vehicle Theft; At approximately 9:30 p.m., a Jeep left unattended and running in the ...

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South Orange Police Blotter as of May 14 Auto Theft - A Roland Ave resident reported that sometime between 10:30 pm, Thursday 5-10-18 & 7:30 am, Friday 5-11-18 actor(s) unknown stole his vehicle (2016 Mitsubishi), which was parked in his driveway of his residence at the time. Burglary to ...

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April 30 - Motor Vehicle Thefts; Sometime over the weekend, two commercial vehicles were stolen from a business on Newark Way. May 1 - Shoplifting; At approximately 12:15 a.m., officers responded to the area of the 7-11 on Springfield Ave on a reported shoplifting. Officers checked the area, but ...

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April 23 - Theft from Auto; During the overnight hours, two unsecured vehicles parked in the driveway of a home on Concord Avenue were entered and change was removed. April 23 - Theft from Auto; During the overnight hours, an unsecured vehicle parked on Burnett Avenue was entered and change was ...

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April 16 - Shoplifting; At approximately 3:15 p.m., officers responded to the 7-11 on Irvington Avenue on a reported shoplifter.  An employee reported that prior to officer’s arrival, a male entered the store, picked up several pieces of candy and then left without paying. April 16 - Theft from ...

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