June 22, 2017
At approximately 2:13 p.m., Patrolman Gregory Polakoski was working court security when Omar Wright, 33, from Newark, walked into the courtroom for a prior scheduled court appearance. While speaking to Mr. Wright, Patrolman Polakoski reportedly detected an overwhelming odor of burnt marijuana emanating from the gentleman. Following an investigation, Mr. Wright was found to be in possession of two (2) controlled dangerous substances, specifically suspected marijuana and cocaine. Mr. Wright was also found to have an outstanding Newark Municipal Court warrant in the amount of $300. He was placed under arrest and charged with Possession of Cocaine and Possession of Marijuana. Mr. Wright posted bail and was released on a summons pending a Union County Superior Court date.
June 23, 2017
At approximately 10:41 p.m., Roselle Park Police Department (RPPD) Officer William Hannon observed a 2003 gray Honda Accord traveling on East Westfield Avenue operating with an equipment violation. Subsequent to a motor vehicle stop, a narcotic investigation resulted in the discovery of possession of suspected cocaine and drug paraphernalia. The driver, Carlos Vasquez, age 45 of the Bronx New York, was placed under arrest and charged with Possession of CDS, Under the influence of CDS in public, and Possession Of Drug Paraphernalia. Mr. Vasquez was issued a summons and released with a future Union County Superior Court date of July 7th.
The passenger Julio Vasquez, age 45 also of the Bronx, was placed under arrest as well and charged with Possession of CDS (Cocaine), Possession Of CDS (Marijuana), and Possession Of Drug Paraphernalia. Mr. Vasquez was issued a summons and released with a future Union County Superior Court date of July 7th.
Motor vehicle summonses were also issued.
June 24, 2017
At 12:03 a.m., Patrolman Kyle Snyder responded to the Roselle Park Train Station on a report of a male panhandling. Upon arrival, Patrolman Snyder located a male fitting the description in the area. The male was identified as Kyle Adams, age 29 of Bridgewater. Mr. Adams was arrested on outstanding warrants from Newark and Bridgewater Municipal Courts. He was also reportedly found to be in possession of a hypodermic needle. Mr. Adams was charged with Possession Of A Hypodermic Needle Syringe. He was issued a court date for Newark and Bridgewater warrants and issued on a summons with a pending Roselle Park Municipal Court date set for Thursday July 6, 2017.
June 25, 2017
At 9:18 p.m., Detective Sergeant Dominick Frino observed a green Ford Explorer approaching the intersection of East Westfield Avenue (eastbound) and Galloping Hill Road committing a moving violation. A motor vehicle stop was conducted and an investigation subsequent to the stop resulted in the discovery of possession of suspected marijuana and drug paraphernalia. The driver, Kymeshia Jones, age 37 of Newark, was placed under arrest and charged with Possession of CDS, Possession Of Drug Paraphernalia, and Failure To Turn Over CDS. Ms. Jones was released on a summons pending a Roselle Park Municipal Court first appearance date on July 6, 2017.
June 26, 2017
At approximately 9:22 p.m., Patrolman Dean Khallaf was alerted by the affixed LPR (License Plate Reader) on the patrol unit that a black Mazda traveling westbound on East Westfield Avenue had a suspended registration. A motor vehicle stop was conducted on West Westfield Avenue where an investigation revealed that the driver, Andres Camacho-Lopez, age 26 from Elizabeth, was found to be in possession of a suspected prescription legend drug without a valid prescription. He was placed under arrest and charged with Possession Of Prescription Medication Without Having A Valid Prescription. Mr. Camacho-Lopez was also issued motor vehicle summonses for suspended registration and CDS in a motor vehicle. The vehicle was impounded for suspended registration. Mr. Camacho-Lopez was released on a summons with a future Union County Superior Court date of July 10, 2017.