Police Blotter: Two Men Arrested on Outstanding Warrants and Vehicle Stolen in West Orange

March 20, 2017

WEST ORANGE, NJ — A white 1998 Ford Wagon was reported stolen on March 1 from the front of a residence on Ashland Avenue, where the victim stated that he had locked the vehicle after parking it the night before. Sometime overnight, some unknown actor(s) removed the vehicle, which was reportedly empty of any valuable possessions and was valued at $2000.

A motor vehicle stop conducted on ...

Police Blotter: Armed Robberies, Drug Arrests, Vehicle Thefts and More in West Orange

WEST ORANGE, NJ — The following police incidents occurred during the month of February, according to police, including two armed robberies, five drug arrests, one burglary to a residence, two vehicle thefts and one simple assault:


1. When a patrol unit responded to a report of an armed robbery in progress at 42 Whittingham Place, a 20-year-old male victim stated ...

West Orange Man Found Guilty of Bias Intimidation

NEWARK, NJ – A West Orange man has been guilty of four counts of fourth-degree bias intimidation following a trial before Judge Marysol Rosero of the Superior Court, according to Acting Essex County Prosecutor Carolyn Murray.

According to Assistant Prosecutor Tony Gutierrez, Exampliar Exantus, 47, hurled racial epithets and denigrating comments about the ethnicity and sexual orientation ...

Man Jumps from Moving NJ Transit Bus on Main Street in West Orange



e Township of West Orange confirmed that the pedestrian in question was not a pedestrian, but a man who jumped from the NJ Transit bus while it was still moving. 

WEST ORANGE, NJ — A passenger on an NJ Transit bus in the area of 80 Main Street in West Orange jumped from the moving vehicle on Wednesday morning, according to the Township of West ...

Nearly 30 Summonses Issued During Pedestrian Safety Detail in West Orange

WEST ORANGE, NJ — While conducting a two-hour Pedestrian Safety Detail in front of the Edison Museum on Main Street in West Orange on Thursday, the West Orange Police Department reported that 29 summonses were issued for Failure to Stop for Pedestrians in the crosswalk.

Almost half of the violators were township residents, according to police.

“We would like to remind all ...

West Orange Police Search for Missing Dementia Patient

WEST ORANGE, NJ — West Orange police reported a missing person Saturday morning, according to the Breaking News Network (BNN), which monitors emergency radio activity.

In the area of 25 Park Avenue, the police department was searching for a 6-foot-2-inch black male dementia patient. According to BNN, the man’s direction was unknown.

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