October 23-29, 2017 Police Blotter

Posted on November 1, 2017

Cedar Grove Police Blotter

October 23-29, 2017

 
            On October 25, 2017 at 8:27 p.m., Michael Passafiume stopped a vehicle displaying dark window tint. A subsequent investigation led to the arrest of a 26 year old female operator from Newark for driving with a suspended license. She was processed and released with a summons to appear in municipal court.
 
            On October 27, 2017 at 3:15 p.m., Ptl. Jason Rivers stopped a vehicle for an improper use of a horn. The operator, a 37 year old male from Illinois, was arrested after it was determined that his license was suspended. He was processed and released with a summons to appear in municipal court.
 
            On October 28, 2017 patrol officers responded to a Westview Court address for a motor vehicle theft. Home surveillance video captured two suspects enter a vehicle in the driveway at approximately 7:00 a.m. The owner reported that he had left the keys in the car. The actors were able to start the vehicle and drive away. 

           *********All persons charged are presumed innocent until proven guilty. ********

October 30 - November 5, 2017 Police Blotter

Posted on November 7, 2017

Cedar Grove Police Blotter

October 30 – November 5, 2017
     
 
                        On November 1, 2017 at 10:43 a.m., Ptl. Jason Rivers stopped a vehicle for an equipment violation. The driver, a 61 year old male out of Jersey City, was arrested after it was determined that his license was suspended. He was processed and released with a summons to appear in municipal court.  
 
            On November 1, 2017 at 11:02 p.m., Ptl. Anthony Cardona stopped a vehicle for an equipment violation. The driver, a 20 year old female out of Montclair, was arrested after it was determined that her license was suspended. She was processed and released with a summons to appear in municipal court.
 
            On November 2, 2017 at 1:43 p.m., officers responded to a shoplifting at the Nicholas Markets Foodtown. The manager pointed out a group of four individuals in the parking lot that he believed had shoplifted. A subsequent investigation led to the arrest of a 49 year old male out of Newark. He had an outstanding warrant for nonpayment of child support. He was taken into custody and transported to the Union County Jail.
 
            On November 4, 2017 at 11:38 a.m., Ptl. Michael Grasso stopped a vehicle that was reported to have been operated in an erratic manner. A subsequent investigation led to the arrest of the 22 year old female operator from Verona for driving with a suspended license. She was processed and released with a summons to appear in municipal court.
 
            On November 5, 2017 at 9:47 a.m., Ptl. Christopher Heck stopped a vehicle after a random license plate check on his MDT revealed that the operator had a suspended license. The 26 year old female operator from Verona was arrested processed and released with a summons to appear in municipal court.
 

            On November 5, 2017 at 3:43 p.m., Ptl. Raymond Cassella stopped a vehicle displaying an expired temporary registration. A subsequent investigation led to the arrest of the 25 year old male operator from Orange for possession of marijuana and driving with a suspended license. He was processed and released with a summons to appear in municipal court.       

           

*********All persons charged are presumed innocent until proven guilty. ********

November 5-12, 2017 Police Blotter

Posted on November 15, 2017

Cedar Grove Police Blotter

November 5-12, 2017

           
            On November 8, 2017 at 12:41 a.m., Ptl. Joseph Johnson stopped a vehicle after a random license plate check revealed that the owner’s license was suspended. A subsequent investigation led to the arrest of the 27 year old male out of Kearny for possession of marijuana and driving with a suspended license.
                       
            On November 11, 2017 at 12:21 a.m., Ptl. Anthony Cardona stopped a vehicle after observing it swerving along Pompton Avenue. A subsequent investigation led to the arrest of the 50 year old male operator from Hackensack for driving while intoxicated. He was processed and released with a summons to appear in municipal court.
 
            On November 11, 2017 at 3:40 p.m., Officers responded to a Sherman Avenue address for a burglary. Unknown actors forced open the front door to gain access to the residence. Anyone with information should contact the police.
 
            On November 12, 2017 at 1:32 a.m., Ptl. Joseph Ligas stopped a vehicle speeding along Pompton Avenue. A subsequent investigation led to the arrest of the 21 year old female operator from Essex Fells for possession of marijuana. She was processed and released with a summons to appear in municipal court.           

*********All persons charged are presumed innocent until proven guilty. ********

November 13-19, 2017 Police Blotter

Posted on November 21, 2017

Cedar Grove Police Blotter

November 13-19, 2017

 
            On November 13, 2017 at 1:13 a.m., Ptl. Anthony Cardona stopped a vehicle for a moving violation. A subsequent investigation led to the arrest of the 18 year old female operator from Belleville for possession of marijuana. She was processed and released with a summons to appear in municipal court.
 
            On November 13, 2017 at 5:32 a.m., officers responded to a Sweetwood Drive address for a disturbance. A 27 year old male from Cedar Grove was subsequently placed under arrest for aggravated assault on a law enforcement officer. He was processed and released with a summons to appear in municipal court.
 
            On November 16, 2017 at 1:11 a.m., Ptl. Joseph Ligas stopped a vehicle for an equipment violation. A subsequent investigation led to the arrest of the 27 year old driver from South Carolina for possession of marijuana and driving with a suspended license. He was processed and released with a summons to appear in municipal court.
 
            On November 16, 2017 at 8:10 p.m., Ptl. Joseph Johnson stopped a vehicle for failing to signal a lane change. The driver, a 34 year old male from Newark, was arrested after it was determined that his driving privileges were suspended. He was processed and released with a summons to appear in municipal court.
 
            On November 17, 2017 at 11:48 p.m., Ptl. Dominick Buscio stopped and vehicle that was delaying traffic on Pompton Avenue. A subsequent investigation led to the arrest of two of the occupants. The 20 year old driver from Bayonne and an18 year old passenger from Weehawken were placed under arrest for possession of marijuana. The passenger was also charged with possession of a fraudulent driver’s license. Both were processed and released with a summons to appear in municipal court.
           
            On November 18, 2017 at 11:32 a.m., Ptl. Christopher Heck stopped a vehicle after a random license plate check on his MDT revealed that the operator had a suspended driver’s license. The 40 year old female from Union was arrested processed and released with a summons to appear in municipal court.
 
            On November 19, 2017 at 6:04 p.m., Ptl. Raymond Cassella was flagged down by a motorist looking for directions. The vehicle operator, a 25 year old male from Irvington, was subsequently arrested for possession of marijuana and driving with a suspended license. He was processed and released with a summons to appear in municipal court.

                      *********All persons charged are presumed innocent until proven guilty. ********

November 20-26, 2017 Police Blotter

Posted on November 27, 2017

Cedar Grove Police Blotter

November 20-26, 2017

 
                        On November 20, 2017 at 8:10 a.m., Ptl. Joseph Russomanno investigated a motor vehicle crash on Stevens Avenue. The investigation revealed that one of the involved drivers, a 38 year old female from Irvington, was driving with a suspended license. She was arrested processed and released with a summons to appear in municipal court.
 
            On November 21, 2017 at 1:08 a.m., Ptl. Anthony Cardona stopped a vehicle for a moving violation. A subsequent investigation led to the arrest of the 26 year old female operator from Essex Fells for driving while intoxicated. She was arrested processed and released with a summons to appear in municipal court.
 
            On November 22, 2017 at 3:29 p.m., Ptl. Dominick Buscio stopped a vehicle for an equipment violation. A subsequent investigation led to the arrest of the 40 year old male operator from Irvington for driving with a suspended license.
 
            On November 23, 2017 at 1:34 a.m., Ptl. Dominick Buscio stopped a vehicle for failing to maintain a lane. A subsequent investigation led to the arrest of the 36 year old male operator from Hawthorne for driving while intoxicated. He was processed and released with a summons to appear in municipal court.
 
            On November 23, 2017 at 10:46 p.m., Ptl. Christopher Lynch stopped a vehicle after receiving a SPEN radio broadcast about a possible intoxicated driver. A subsequent investigation led to the arrest of the 43 year old male operator from Paterson for driving while intoxicated. He was processed and released with a summons to appear in municipal court.
 
            On November 24, 2017 at 11:14 p.m., Ptl. Joseph Johnson stopped a vehicle for delaying traffic on Pompton Avenue. A subsequent investigation led to the arrest of the 23 year old male passenger from Newark for possession of marijuana. He was processed and released with a summons to appear in municipal court.           
           

*********All persons charged are presumed innocent until proven guilty. ********