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SHREWSBURY POLICE BLOTTER

AUTHORITIES_SBURY-2016-v3Crime and arrest reports, unedited, as provided by the Shrewsbury Police Department for the period of July 16 to July 22, 2016.

Crimes

Report of Theft in the area of Saks Off Fifth, Broad Street on 7/20/16. Victim reports merchandise taken by unknown subject(s). Damages totaling $1,589.99. Ptl. Daniel DeCristofaro investigating.

Arrests

Cliff Carpenella Jr, male age 27 of Margate, FL was arrested on 7/20/16 for Contempt of Court in the area of Sycamore Avenue by Ptl. Daniel DeCristofaro.

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RED BANK: NO BODY CAMERAS, FOR NOW

rbpd 041416Body cameras are being tested by RBPD’s traffic unit, but Chief Darren McConnell said he’s holding off on adopting general usage. (Photo by John T. Ward. Click to enlarge)

By JOHN T. WARD

AUTHORITIES_RB-2016-v3Eight months after his department won a grant to purchase body cameras, Red Bank police Chief Darren McConnell says he’s holding off, waiting for improvements in the technology.

Routine use of the cameras is inevitable, McConnell tells redbankgreen. But he’s not a strong believer that they’re necessary, and at present, they’re beyond his budget, even with the free money.

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SHREWSBURY POLICE BLOTTER

AUTHORITIES_SBURY-2016-v3Crime and arrest reports, unedited, as provided by the Shrewsbury Police Department for the period of July 2 to July 15, 2016.

Crimes

Report of Shoplifting in the area of Blue Mercury, Broad Street on 7/4/16. Victim reports known subject removed merchandise. Damages totaling $2,230.00. Sgt. Tracy Polk investigating.

Report of Theft by Deception in the area of Marshalls, Broad Street on 7/6/16. Victim reports merchandise taken by unknown subject(s). Damages totaling $336.98. Ptl. Daniel DeCristofaro investigating.

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SEA BRIGHT: CLUB LIFEGUARDS ADD TO SKILLS

SB LIFEGUARDS 071316 2Two lifeguards bring in a rescued “victim,” in the form of a weighted mannequin, during a certification drill conducted by Sea Bright lifeguard Captain Mike Hudson, seen at left. Below, Hudson offering final instructions to the class at Surfrider Beach Club. (Photos by John T. Ward. Click to enlarge)

By JOHN T. WARD

SB LIFEGUARDS 071316 1Eleven months after a teenager drowned nearby, nearly two dozen lifeguards from Sea Bright’s private beach clubs completed a training program Tuesday aimed at preventing ocean fatalities.

Guards from all seven of the town’s waterfront clubs spent three nights a week for the past three weeks in a first-ever advanced certification program that concluded with simulated emergencies on the beach at Surfrider Beach Club.

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LITTLE SILVER: RECENT CRIMES AND ARRESTS

AUTHORITIES_LS-2016-v2Crime and arrest reports, unedited, for the month of June, 2016, as provided by the Little Silver Police Department.

June 2– Brenda Andara, 22, of Tinton Falls, NJ, was arrested at the Little Silver Police Department for an active outstanding Contempt of Court warrant out of the Middletown Township Municipal Court in the amount of $106.00. Special Officer Scott Lorenson made the arrest.

June 3– A resident from Lippincott Rd. reported Credit Card Fraud after discovering than an unknown subject(s) made fraudulent purchases on their account. P.O. Brian Conover and Det. Greg Oliva investigated.

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RED BANK CRIME & ARREST REPORTS

The crime and arrest reports below were provided by the Red Bank Police Department for the period of June 16 to July 6, 2016. This information is unedited.

AUTHORITIES_RB-2016-v2CRIMES

Theft of a prescription pad from a doctor’s Office located On Maple Ave. The victim reported that the prescription pad was taken by a subject who had visited the office On June 28, 2016. Ptl. Ashon Lovick.

Theft from a vehicle. The victim reported that on June 28, 2016, a subject had entered his vehicle that was parked on E. Bergen Pl. The victim’s checkbook was taken from the vehicle. Ptl. David Smith.

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SHREWSBURY POLICE BLOTTER

AUTHORITIES_SBURY-2016-v3Crime and arrest reports, unedited, as provided by the Shrewsbury Police Department for the period of June 11 to June 24, 2016.

Arrests

Christina Papal, female age 23 of Neptune was arrested on 6/25/16 for Possession of Controlled Dangerous Substance and Contempt of Court in the area of Broad Street by Sgt. Adam Cerminaro.

Robin A. Watson, female age 47 of Neptune City was arrested on 6/27/16 for Contempt of Court in the area of Broad Street by Special Law Enforcement Officer Kyle Ludwig.

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RUMSON: POLICE BLOTTER

Crime and arrest reports, unedited, as provided by the Rumson Police Department for the month of June, 2016.

AUTHORITIES_RUMSON-2016-v3Arrests and Crime Reports

6/5/16 – Lt. Christopher York arrested Samuel Chandler, 18, of Rumson for Underage Possession of Alcohol.

6/5/16 – Peter Koenig arrested Ian Vernon, 18, of Rumson for Maintaining a Nuisance, Serving Alcoholic Beverages to a Minor, and Disorderly Conduct.

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SHREWSBURY POLICE BLOTTER

AUTHORITIES_SBURY-2016-v3Crime and arrest reports, unedited, as provided by the Shrewsbury Police Department for the period of June 11 to June 24, 2016.

Crimes

Report of Credit Card Fraud in the area of Saks Off Fifth, Broad Street on 6/12/16. Victim reports unknown subject(s) attempted to make purchases with a fraudulent card. Ptl. Ralph Latham investigating.

Arrests

Dennis L. Messias, male age 38 of Hollis, NY was arrested on 6/13/16 for Identity Theft in the area of Broad Street by Ptl. Daniel DeCristofaro.

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RED BANK: TWO SLASHED AT PARTY

AUTHORITIES_RB-2016-v3Two men were slashed by a knife-wielding assailant at a party in Red Bank early Friday morning, police said.

One of the victims, a 46-year-old male, suffered a facial laceration and was transported by MONOC ambulance to Jersey Shore Medical Center in Neptune following the 1:30 a.m. incident, police Chief Darren McConnell tells redbankgreen.

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FAIR HAVEN MAN CHARGED IN BREAK-IN SPREE

AUTHORITIES_MTOWN-2016-v3Middletown police arrested a 38-year-old Fair Haven man last Friday on charges he went on a recent burglary spree in the township, smashing his way into at least eight retail businesses and restaurants since mid-March, they allege.

In each case, David Aochoa, 38, of Third Street, is alleged to have gained entry by throwing a red brick through a glass door, according to a series of MTPD complaints.

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RED BANK: CRIMES AND ARRESTS

AUTHORITIES_RB-2016-v2Crime and arrest reports, unedited, as provided by the Red Bank Police Department for the period of June 6 to June 16, 2016.

Crime Reports

Theft: Theft from motor vehicle. On June 7, 2016 the victim reported approximately $15.00 in change missing from inside of her vehicle while it was parked in the area of Riverview Plaza. The vehicle is described as a 2012 Toyota Camry. Ptl. Tanner Shea

Theft: Theft of a wallet. On June 8, 2016, the victim reported frequenting a business located on Maple Ave. while there, a subject(s) removed the victim’s wallet which contained approximately $20.00 in currency and assorted documents. Ptl. Matthew Ehrenreich

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SHREWSBURY: CRIMES AND ARRESTS

AUTHORITIES_SBURY-2016-v3Crime and arrest reports, unedited, as provided by the Shrewsbury Police Department for the period of June 3 to June 10, 2016.

Crime Reports

Report of Theft in the area of Victoria’s Secret, Broad Street on 6/3/16. Victim reports merchandise taken without consent. Det. Sgt. James Ramsey investigating.

Report of Theft by Deception in the area of Meridian Way on 6/3/16. Victim reports unknown subject(s) posed as family member to receive funds. Damages totaling $2000.00. Ptl. Daniel DeCristofaro investigating.

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SHREWSBURY: CRIMES AND ARRESTS

AUTHORITIES_SBURY-2016-v3Crime and arrest reports, unedited, as provided by the Shrewsbury Police Department for the period of May 22 to June 2, 2016.

Crime Reports

Report of Criminal Mischief in the area of Broad Street on 5/27/16. Victim reports unknown subject(s) vandalized vehicle. Ptl. Ralph Latham investigating.

Report of Theft by Deception in the area of White Road on 5/29/16. Victim reports unknown subject(s) utilized credit card numbers to make fraudulent purchases. Damages totaling $433.82. Ptl. Matthew Clark investigating.

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RED BANK: CRIMES AND ARRESTS

AUTHORITIES_RB-2016-v2Crime and arrest reports, unedited, as provided by the Red Bank Police Department for the period of May 19 to June 6, 2016.

Crime Reports

Theft of a pocketbook occurring on 5-21-16. The item was stolen in the area of Shrewsbury Ave, and West Bergen Pl. the victim reported that the bag contained a small purse that contained numerous credit cards and $50.00 in currency.

Theft of three cushions from a front porch. The victim reported that the cushions were taken between May 20, and May 21.The homeowner resides on North Bridge Ave, The cushions were described as being red and gold in color and valued at approximately $144.00.

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