February 11, 2019– February 17, 2019

On February 12, 2019 at 9:34 p.m., Ptl. Joseph Johnson stopped a vehicle for an equipment violation. It was then determined that the 31 year old driver from Union had an outstanding traffic warrant. He was arrested and later released with a summons to appear in court.

On February 13, 2019 at 10:19 a.m., Ptl. Raymond Cassella stopped a vehicle with an obstructed windshield. It was then determined that the operator, a 32 year old male from Newark, was driving with a suspended license. He was also found to have an outstanding traffic warrant. He was arrested, processed, and released with a summons to appear in court.

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On February 14, 2019 at 8:43 p.m., officers responded to a burglary in progress to a parked vehicle on Beech Street. A neighbor observed and confronted an individual who was inside the vehicle. The subject then fled into a waiting vehicle that left the area prior to police arrival. The incident remains under investigation.

On February 14, 2019 at 10:06 p.m., Sgt. Jose Rodriguez investigated a reported of a man staggering around a vehicle on Pompton Avenue. It was determined that the subject was intoxicated and had been operating the vehicle. The 78 year old male from Cedar Grove was arrested for driving a vehicle while intoxicated. He was processed and released with a summons to appear in municipal court.

On February 15, 2019 at 12:59 a.m., Ptl. Michael Passafiume stopped a vehicle for an equipment violation. It was then determined that the driver, a 42 year old male from Maryland, was operating a vehicle with a suspended license. He was arrested processed and released with a summons to appear in court.

On February 15, 2019 at 1:05 p.m., Ptl. Jason Rivers stopped a vehicle displaying a fraudulent inspection decal. A subsequent investigation resulted in the arrest of a 20 year old female passenger from New York for possession of marijuana. She was processed and released with a summons to appear in court.

On February 15, 2019 at 8:43 p.m., Ptl. Joseph Ligas stopped a vehicle for an equipment violation. It was then determined that the driver, a 35 year old male from Woodland Park, was operating a vehicle with a suspended license. He was arrested, processed, and released with a summons to appear in court.

On February 16, 2019 at 8:43 p.m., Ptl. Joseph Johnson stopped a vehicle for an equipment violation. It was then determined that the driver, an 18 year old male from Montclair, was operating a vehicle with a suspended license. He was arrested processed and released with a summons to appear in court.

On February 17, 2019 at 1:00 a.m., officers and detectives responded to the Pilgrim Diner for a report of a theft of cash from a basement office. The incident remains under investigation.

On February 17, 2019 at 1:36 p.m., officers responded to a Chestnut Court address to investigate a report of an attempted burglary. The resident discovered that someone had pried open a sliding door to a walk out basement. The actor was unable to enter the residence due to a second more secure door. The incident is under investigation by detectives.