April 16, 2018 – April 22, 2018

On April 19, 2018 at 12:44 p.m., Ptl. Jason Rivers stopped a vehicle for speeding along Pompton Avenue. A subsequent investigation revealed that the driver, a 61 year old male from West Orange, had a suspended license and an outstanding traffic warrant. He was arrested processed and released with a summons after posting the required bail.

On April 20, 2018 at 11:36 p.m., Ptl. Raymond Cassella responded to the CVS at 387 Pompton Avenue on a report of a male who was panhandling. Ptl. Cassella located the subject, a 54 year old male from West Orange. He was subsequently arrested for an outstanding criminal warrant from the Cedar Grove Municipal Court. He was later released on his own recognizance.

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On April 20, 2018 at 10:02 p.m., officers responded to a Crestmont Road address for an activated burglar alarm. Responding officers discovered that unknown actor(s) had forced entry into the residence through a rear door. The detective bureau responded and is investigating the burglary.

On April 21, 2018 at 3:03 a.m., Ptl. Justin Westra stopped a vehicle travelling at an extremely slow rate of speed along Pompton Avenue. A subsequent investigation led to the arrest of the 29 year old male operator from Montclair for driving while intoxicated. He was processed and released with a summons to appear in municipal court.

On April 21, 2018 at 11:21 a.m., Ptl. Raymond Cassella stopped a vehicle with an inoperable brake lamp. A subsequent investigation led to the arrest of the 28 year old male driver from Belleville for operating a vehicle with a suspended license. He was processed and released with a summons to appear in municipal court.

On April 21, 2018 at 11:49 p.m., Ptl. Joseph Ligas stopped a vehicle with tinted windows. A subsequent investigation led to the arrest of the 23 year old female driver from Millville for operating a vehicle with a suspended license. She was processed and released with a summons to appear in municipal court.

On April 21, 2018 at 2:11 p.m., Ptl. Raymond Cassella stopped a vehicle after observing smoke coming from the right front tire as it was being operated along East Bradford Avenue. A subsequent investigation led to the arrest of the 51 year old male driver from West Orange for driving while intoxicated. The investigation revealed that the driver had been involved in a hit and run motor vehicle crash in Montclair. He was arrested, processed and released with a summons to appear in municipal court.

On April 21, 2018 at 8:12 p.m., Ptl. Dominick Buscio investigated a report of a suspicious vehicle on Sweetwood Road. A subsequent investigation led to the arrest of the 26 year old male driver from Bloomfield for possession of oxycodone without a prescription. He was processed and released with a summons to appear in municipal court.