Two Elizabeth Men Arrested For Sexual Assault

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Published: November 22, 2016
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Two Elizabeth Men Arrested For Sexual Assault  | read this item

Yesterday, Roselle Park Police Department (RPPD) detectives Richard Cocca and Edward Nortrup conducted a follow-up sexual assault investigation with the assistance of the Union County Prosecutors Office – Special Victims Unit, which resulted in the identification and arrest of two individuals. Pierre Louis, age 22, and Jergens Alcino, age 23, both from Elizabeth were arrested […]

Vehicle Burglary Suspect On West Clay Avenue Arrested

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Published: November 21, 2016
Vehicle Burglary Suspect On West Clay Avenue Arrested  | read this item

A little over two weeks ago, on Saturday, November 5th, at around 9 o’clock in the morning, Roselle Park police officers responded to the 300 block of West Clay Avenue on a report of a motor vehicle theft in progress. Officers arrived in the area as they observed a male exit a 1995 Buick who […]

Police Activity Report (November 12 – 19, 2016)

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Published: November 21, 2016
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Police Activity Report (November 12 - 19, 2016)  | read this item

November 12, 2016 At approximately 11 p.m., Patrolman William Hannon conducted a motor vehicle stop on a 2009 Mercedes-Benz along West Westfield Avenue for an equipment violation. The driver of the vehicle, Justin Merriweather, age 31 from Linden, was found to be in possession suspected marijuana. He was placed under arrest and charged with possession […]

RP PBA Donate Turkeys To Casano Center Pantry

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Published: November 15, 2016
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RP PBA Donate Turkeys To Casano Center Pantry  | read this item

This Veterans Day, the Roselle Park Police Benevolent Association (PBA) – Local 27 – contributed to this year’s Thanksgiving basket donations by donating turkeys and canned goods to the Casano Center food pantry. RP PBA members Captain Daniel McCaffery, Detective Richard Cocca, Patrolman Richard Gaylord, Patrolman James Kompany, Patrolman Alexander Lanza, Patrolman Kyle Snyder, and […]

Police Activity Report (October 26, 2016)

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Published: November 1, 2016
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Police Activity Report (October 26, 2016)  | read this item

On October 26th, 2016 at approximately 1:16 a.m., Patrolman William Hannon conducted a motor vehicle stop on a 2008 Nissan on Faitoute Avenue for a moving violation. The driver of the vehicle, Keith Morrison, was found to be in possession of suspected marijuana and drug paraphernalia. He was placed under arrest and charged with Possession […]

Elderly Residents Scammed Out Of $1,900

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Published: October 31, 2016
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Word Scam on the background of one hundred dollar bills  | read this item

On Wednesday, October 26th, two elderly Roselle Park residents reported that at approximately 1 p.m. two males wearing construction-type clothing and driving a white pickup truck greeted them at their residence on East Westfield Avenue. The 89-year-old tenant was allegedly told by one of the individuals that the landlord sent them to collect $1,900 for […]

Two Arrested For Shoplifting In Separate Incidents

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Published: October 31, 2016
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Two Arrested For Shoplifting In Separate Incidents  | read this item

On Monday, October 24th, at approximately 7:30 p.m., Roselle Park police officers responded to the World of Liquors located at 137 Chestnut Street for a report of shoplifting. Reportedly taken from the store was a one-liter bottle of vodka valued at approximately $20. The individual who committed the shoplifting was described as a male with […]

Apparent Decapitated Birds Found At Intersection

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Published: October 28, 2016
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Apparent Decapitated Birds Found At Intersection  | read this item

A decapitated chicken as well as a decapitated pigeon were found on a manhole at the intersection of Sherman Avenue and Madison Avenue this evening.

Owners Of Suspected Stolen Bicycles Asked To Contact RPPD

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Published: October 12, 2016
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Owners Of Suspected Stolen Bicycles Asked To Contact RPPD  | read this item

The Roselle Park Police Department (RPPD) is reaching out to the community to have owners of stolen or missing bicycles contact headquarters. As a result of several ongoing investigations, Roselle Park Police Officers have recovered several bicycles that are believed to be stolen. The police ask residents looking for their bicycles to bring with them […]

RPPD Respond To Report Of Suspicious Male Near Sherman School

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Published: October 10, 2016
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RPPD Respond To Report Of Suspicious Male Near Sherman School  | read this item

This morning at around 11:30 in the morning, Roselle Park police officers responded to the area of the 300 block of Sheridan Avenue on a report of a suspicious male in one of the neighboring yards near Sherman School. The man appeared to be taking photographs of children with a cellphone during afternoon recess. The […]

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