Posted on: April 20, 2018

Attempted Robbery

A Newark resident reported that on Thursday, 4-19-18 at approximately 11:10 am, an unknown actor assaulted him & attempted to rob him as he was doing maintenance work to a house on Finlay Place. The actor asked the victim if he had any money on him &

then grabbed him, struck him in the back of the head and pushed him to the ground.  The actor then tried to steal the victim's cell phone, but after a brief struggle fled the scene without it and headed east into Newark.  Officers respon...

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Posted on: April 20, 2018

Adult Arrests - CDS

Rayaana Molette, a 22 year old Maplewood resident along with Rashea Findley, a 28 year old East Orange resident & Wemusa Jalah, a 39 year old Newark resident were arrested on Thursday, 4-19-18 at approximately 8:45 am for possession of CDS (Marijuana).

Officers stopped a green Toyota for a motor vehicle violation at the intersection of So. Orange Ave & Fielding Ct.  After further investigation during the traffic stop, officers determined that the vehicle's three occupants (Molette, Findley ...

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Posted on: April 17, 2018

Theft

An East Orange resident reported that on Tuesday, 4-17-18 at approximately 9:20 am, actor(s) unknown stole some tools from a construction site on Valley Street. The stolen tools, valued at over $500.00 were a Makita brand drill set & electrical saw.

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Posted on: April 9, 2018

Burglary to Auto

An Irvington resident reported that on Thursday 4-5-18 between 7:00 & 8:15 pm, actor(s) unknown entered his unlocked vehicle while it was parked on Second St. & stole his black briefcase, which contained his Apple MacBook Pro laptop inside.

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Posted on: April 9, 2018

Adult Arrest

Sean Carr, a 30 year old West Orange resident was arrested on Saturday, 4-7-18 at approximately 10:30 am for attempted auto theft. Officers responded to the Cleanway Car Wash on Irvington Ave. where employees had a subject detained (Carr) who

had just tried to steal a vehicle from the car wash.  Officers arrested Carr and transported him to headquarters where he became combative with officers during the booking process.  Officers were able to bring Carr under control & du...

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