Alerts from South Plainfield Police Department

July 17, 2018

The South Plainfield Police Department is accepting applications for Per-Diem Police Dispatcher.  The following are the minimum requirements for applicants: Must be at least 18 years of age Must have a High School diploma or GED Must be certified in 9-1-1, EMD and CPR Must pass a ...

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On Friday, April 20th, 2018, a South Plainfield resident responded to South Plainfield Police Department to report a fraudulent incident which occurred at Plainfield Animal Hospital, located at 2201 Park Ave, South Plainfield, NJ.  According to the victim, on April 4th, 2018, she and her husband ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - The South Plainfield Police Department and the DEA are coordinating the National Take Back Initiative, whereby unused, unwanted and expired medications can be surrendered by the public for safe destruction.  The event is scheduled for Saturday April 28, 2018 between the hours ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - The South Plainfield Police arrested two men on handgun violations earlier this month while performing a routine traffic stop. On Wednesday, January 10th, 2018, Officer Christopher Blath observed a motor vehicle violation of a 2016 Kia Sportage with North Carolina license ...

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On Wednesday, January 17, 2018, the South Plainfield Police Department arrested a 29 year old Plainfield resident for scamming people into cashing stolen checks. On January 2, 2018, Kyle Williams entered the Wells Fargo Bank on Plainfield Ave within the borough and convinced a customer to cash a ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Three men have been arrested in connection to the recent residential burglary, which occurred on Amboy Avenue on January 2nd, 2018. The arrest of Anthony Laeyt, 33, of Manville, NJ, Albert Tomaszfski, 30, of Manville, NJ, and Kenneth Lewis, 26, of Plainfield, NJ, was ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - On Wednesday, December 20th, 2017, the South Plainfield Police Department with assistance from the Middlesex County Prosecutors Office executed a court ordered search warrant at the 1900 Block of Maple Avenue. The search warrant was issued after an ongoing investigation ...

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South Plainfield Police responded to a residential burglary which occurred on Wednesday, December 6th, 2017, shortly before 1:00 PM to a home on Woodland Ave.  Access was gained to the home and electronic items and jewelry were stolen. A witness saw two black men 20's-30's dressed in all black, ...

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The South Plainfield Police Department and the DEA are coordinating the National Take Back Initiative, whereby unused, unwanted and expired medications can be surrendered by the public for safe destruction.  The event is scheduled for Saturday October 28, 2017 between the hours of 10am and 2 pm.

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - A defendant who was arrested during a burglary in progress in South Plainfield was arrested again by the North Plainfield Police Department during another burglary in progress.  The defendant, Douglas Baudriz-Diaz, was arrested on May 22nd, 2017, at 1:30 AM, for committing ...

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On Tuesday, May 09, 2017, at 430 AM, South Plainfield Police Department patrol units were notified by a passing motorist that they observed a group of men attempting to steal mail out of a US Post Office mailbox on the corner of Park Avenue and Caffery Terrace. Patrol units arrived on scene and ...

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The South Plainfield Police Department would like to remind residents to lock their motor vehicles at all times.  There has been several thefts from motor vehicles in the areas between Plainfield Ave and Kenyon Ave recently.  The actor(s) have entered unlocked vehicles during overnight hours to ...

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On April 1st, 2017 at about 1:13 a.m., an armed robbery occurred at the 7-11 located at 2300 Park Avenue in South Plainfield. The suspect is described as a black male who was wearing a blue mask or cloth over his face about 6’00” in his 20’s. The suspect jumped over the counter pointed a black ...

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On Friday, January 13, 2017 at about 12:30 pm, South Plainfield Police responded to a residence on May Avenue for a reported residential burglary in progress. Upon arrival, officers located a male on the property of the residence,. Investigation revealed Dawud Ward, 23, of 1135 Hillside Avenue ...

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The South Plainfield Police responded to a pedestrian struck by a motor vehicle on Wednesday evening, November 30, 2016, at approximately 6:11 p.m.  Vonzo Daniels of Plainfield was struck and severely injured by a vehicle travelling south bound on Plainfield Avenue at the intersection of Wood ...

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Robbery - Quick Check 100 Sampton Avenue On 11/10/16 at about 1210AM, Officers were called to the Quick Check on Sampton Avenue. It was determined that a suspect approached the register and demanded cash from the employee. The suspect threatened use of a weapon but no weapon was displayed.

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PRESS RELEASE - ARMED ROBBERY On Sunday October 30th at 9:10pm, a robbery occurred at the Sky Zone located at 600 Hadley Road in South Plainfield. The suspect approached a Sky Zone Employee in the parking lot and displayed a handgun. The suspect demanded the victim to hand over the business ...

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Plainfield Police provided us with information regarding recent home burglaries. Burglars are posing as PSE&G workers and Solar Company representatives. They are knocking on doors and if the residents are not home they are committing burglaries. If the resident is home they are posing as ...

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