April 21, 2017
At approximately 3:50 a.m., Patrolwoman Jessica Diaz and Patrolman Angelo Marino conducted a traffic stop in the area of Galloping Hill Road on a 1997 Nissan for a moving and equipment violation. As a result of the stop and investigation, suspected marijuana was found to be in possession of the passenger – Gordon E. Collymore, age 27 of East Orange – and an outstanding warrant for the other passenger. Mr. Collymore was placed under arrest and charged with Possession of CDS. The other passenger, Cogel C. George, age 24 of Irvington, was placed under arrest for contempt of court out of Weehawken Municipal Court with bail set at $102. Mr. Collymore was released on a summons pending a Roselle Park Municipal Court first appearance date. Mr. George was released on his own recognizance by the Weehawken Police Department on the warrant. Motor vehicle summonses were issued to the driver of the vehicle for the stop.
May 1, 2017
At approximately 9:16 p.m., Roselle Park police officers responded to the rear of the Roselle Park High School at the Green Acres complex on a report of a suspicious male who was yelling loudly and acting disorderly. Officers made contact with John A. Provino, age 42 from Roselle Park. As a result of the stop and investigation, suspected heroin and marijuana were found to be in possession of Mr. Provino. He was placed under arrest and charged with two (2) counts of Possession of CDS and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Mr. Provino was released on a summons pending a Roselle Park Municipal Court first appearance date.