M’TOWN: ALLEGED COP-WHACKER BUSTED

The crime reports below were provided by the Middletown Township Police Department. The information appears here unedited.

pujols• On April 22, 2011 Detective Daniel Sullivan received information from Detective Jason Lopez of the Keansburg Police Department that he had arrested two juveniles for committing car burglaries in the Keansburg area and had recovered items that had been stolen in similar type burglaries in Middletown. Detective Lopez also identified the suspects in the Middletown incidents.

Detective Sullivan and Detective Lopez conducted a joint investigation which resulted in the arrests of three subjects for the Middletown burglaries. Middletown police arrested Raymond Pujols [above, right], age 19, and Jonathan Pujols [above, left], age 18, both from Raritan Avenue in Keansburg and a seventeen year old juvenile from Main Street in Keansburg.

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THEFTS REPORTED AT RED BANK EATERIES

call-in-the-authoritiesThe crime reports below were provided by the Red Bank Police Department for the week of April 22 to April 29, 2011. The information appears here unedited.

Theft occurring on 4-23-11 at West Front Street-restaurant. Victim reported that her cell phone a Blackberry Torch was stolen while at this establishment. Sgt. Errico Vescio.

Theft reported on 4-23-11 but occurring on 4-16-11 at Monmouth St. restaurant. Victim reported that her jacket was stolen from back of chair. Jacket contained a cell phone and a camera. Sgt Robert Kennedy.

Criminal Mischief occurring on 4-24-11 at Bridge Ave. Victim reported that parked vehicle was damaged and a windowpane was broken on a building near by. Ptl. Ashon Lovick.

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RED BANK POLICE BLOTTER

rbpd-patch- rightThe crime reports below were provided by the Red Bank Police Department for the week of April 15 to April 22, 2011. The information appears here unedited.

Theft occurring on 4-15-11 at White Street business. Owner reported that unknown person(s) stole cash and three pairs of sneakers from store after business hours. Ptl. Gary Watson.

Criminal Mischief occurring on 4-17-11 at East Sunset Ave. Victim reported that unknown person(s) flattened two tires on parked vehicle. Ptl. Jorge Torres.

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MIDDLETOWN POLICE BLOTTER

mtown-cruiserThe crime reports below were provided by the Middletown Police Department and are unedited.

On April 20, 2011 at approximately 2:00 pm the Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office Narcotics Task Force Bayshore Unit and the Middletown Township Police Department executed a search warrant at the basement apartment of # 813 Main Street in Belford. The warrant execution was a result of an ongoing investigation into the sale of illegal narcotics from the apartment.

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COPS: THIEVES TOOK KITCHEN APPLIANCES

rbpd6 doorThe crime reports below were provided by the Red Bank Police Department for the week of April 8 to April 15, 2011. The information appears here unedited.

Theft occurring on 4-8-11 at Newman Springs Rd. Victim reported that unknown person(s) removed several items from her residence while she was gone which included kitchen appliances, couch, dishes and other kitchen items. Ptl. Ashon Lovick.

Burglary occurring at Bank Street residence on 4-9-11. Victim reported that upon returning home found two unknown males inside residence that abruptly fled. Stolen was cash from bedroom. Ptl. Michael Zadlock.

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WINDSHIELD SMASHED ON RIVER STREET

rbpd4 windowThe crime reports below were provided by the Red Bank Police Department for the week of April 1 to April 8 2011. The information appears here unedited.

Criminal Mischief occurring on 4-1-11 at River St-parking lot. Victim reported that unknown person(s) damaged parked vehicle by breaking rear windshield and scratching paint. Ptl. James DePonte.

Auto Theft reported on 4-4-11 but occurring approximately two weeks prior at West Bergen Place. Vehicle stolen from street is described as a 2000 black in color Volvo S80, NJ Reg. ZXN37S. Lt. Michael Clay.

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BUSY WEEK FOR MIDDLETOWN COPS

mtown-cruiserRecent police activity as reported by the Middletown Police Department. These reports are unedited.

• On March 31, 2011 Detective Daniel Sullivan was contacted by Detective Jeff Miller of the Hazlet Police Department in reference to a prescription fraud investigation he had conducted. Det. Miller informed Det. Sullivan that Joan Heary, age 48, from Edgewood Road in Matawan, NJ, had presented fraudulent prescription blanks at numerous pharmacies throughout the area to include the Walgreens and Rite Aid pharmacies in Middletown.

Detective Sullivan conducted a follow up investigation which revealed Heary had presented fraudulent prescriptions for Roxicodone and Oxycontin at the two pharmacies on four different dates.

Det. Sullivan arrested and charged Heary with Forgery and Obtaining a Controlled Dangerous Substance by Fraud. She was processed and released on a summons pending a court date.

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MIDDLETOWN MAN DIES IN PARKWAY CRASH

State police have charged an Ocean County man with drunken driving after an accident that killed a Middletown man on the Garden State Parkway Saturday night, NJ.com reported Sunday.

Kevin Donnelly, 43, died in the crash, which occurred when a car driven by Eric Pereira, 20, of Jackson struck the rear of Donnelly’s minivan around 11p in the southbound local lanes near mile marker 120, the Press reports.

NJ.com, citing State Police, says Donnelly, a father of five boys and a copy editor on the sports desk at the Staten Island Advance, was pronounced dead at the scene.

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RED BANK MINOR ARRESTED FOR SEX ASSAULT

kaboom-rbpd-070310The crime reports below were provided by the Red Bank Police Department for the week of March 25 to April 1, 2011. The information appears here unedited.

Lost or Stolen Property occurring at Riverside Ave.-Restaurant on 3-25-11. Victim reported that she placed her Apple IPad 2 in a carrying case on the back of the chair. She left and inadvertently forgot to take her Ipad. However, she returned immediately thereafter and the Ipad had been taken by unknown person(s). Ptl. Michael Zadlock.

Attempted Burglary occurring on 3-28-11 at John Street. Victim reported that unknown person(s) entered parked vehicle and rummaged through contents. Nothing reported missing. Ptl. Robert Campanella.

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MIDDLETOWN COP ARRESTS BELT-SWINGER

authorities2bBy DUSTIN RACIOPPI

Yet another busy week for Middletown police, the department reports, with seven arrests the last five days.

In today’s weekly roundup from Detective Lieutenant Steve Dollinger, there’s a man wielding a belt with a combination lock tied to the end, a report of a car v. barrier on the Garden State Parkway and a couple of arrests on warrants.

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QUIET WEEK ON THE STREETS OF RED BANK

rbpd-patrolcarThe crime reports below were provided by the Red Bank Police Department for the week of March 18 to March 25, 2011. The information appears here unedited.

Theft occurring on 3-20-11 at Riverview Plaza. Victim reported that a Blackberry cell phone was stolen from room. Ptl. Dawn Shields.

Theft reported on 3-23-11 at Spring St. residence. Victim reported that unknown person(s) stole checks from her residence. Ptl. Jorge Torres.

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BUSY WEEK FOR MIDDLETOWN POLICE

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Capping a busy week in Middletown, police reported an array of arrests for offenses including hard-drug sales, car break-ins and a slew of St. Patty’s Day disorderlies.

On Tuesday, police, along with the Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office Narcotics Task Force, wrapped up a three-month investigation and arrested a Passaic Street man for numerous drug offenses, said Detective Lieutenant Steve Dollinger.

Authorities executed a search warrant of the residenceGlenn Muscarella and found more than 220 bags of heroin, cocaine, steroids, syringes and scales used to measure the weight of the drugs for distribution, Dollinger said in a release.

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DRUG BUST NEAR SCHOOL NABS TWO

rbpd-patch- rightThe crime reports below were provided by the Red Bank Police Department for the week of March 4 to March 11, 2011. The information appears here unedited.

Criminal Mischief occurring at Broad Street on 3-4-11. Victim reported that unknown person painted graffiti on business sign. Ptl. Jorge Torres.

Attempted Shoplifting occurring at E. Newman Springs Road on 3-4-11. Victim reported that unknown male subject attempted to steal a bottle of liquor without paying for same. Actor fled but without the bottle of liquor. Ptl. Michael Campanella.

Burglary occurring on 3-6-11 at Tower Hill Drive. Victim reported that unknown subject stole an IBM laptop, three silver men’s bracelets and one man’s watch from residence. Ptl. Dawn Shields

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RED BANK POLICE BLOTTER

The crime reports below were provided by the Red Bank Police Department for the week of February 25 to March 4, 2011. The information appears here unedited.

authorities2bCriminal Mischief occurring at Shrewsbury Ave. between 2-18-11 and 2-26-11. Victim reported that unknown person(s) broke rear window in garage. Ptl. Thomas Doremus.

Criminal Mischief occurring W. Front St.-Bluffs between 2-26-11 and 2-17-11. Report of three exterior lanterns lining the wall had been damaged by unknown person(s). Ptl. David Smith.

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RED BANK CRIME & ARREST REPORTS

authorities3The crime reports below were provided by the Red Bank Police Department for the week of February 18 to February 25, 2011. The information appears here unedited.

Theft reported on 2-18-11 at Central Ave. Victim reported that vehicle was towed and upon his retrieving same, all of the stereo equipment including wiring had been removed from the vehicle. Ptl. Dawn Shields.

Criminal Mischief occurring on 2-19-11 at Newman Springs Rd.-Salvation Army. Report of the glass and frame on their sign being damaged by unknown person(s). Ptl. Paul Perez.

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A WEEK OF BURGLARY AND THIEVERY

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The crime reports below were provided by the Red Bank Police Department for the week of February 11 to February 18, 2011. The information appears here unedited.

Criminal Mischief occurring on 2-11-11 at Reckless Place. Victim reported that unknown person(s) keyed his parked vehicle on the driver’s side. Ptl. George Travostino.

Theft occurring on 2-11-11 at South St. parking lot. Victim reported that unknown person(s) stole purse from vehicle, which contained wallet with cash and debit card. Lt. Daniel Bannon.

Theft occurring on 2-13-11 at Broad St. restaurant. Victim reported that unknown person(s) removed camera from on top of counter. Ptl. Thomas Doremus.

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YOUR WEEKLY RED BANK CRIME REPORT

call-in-the-authoritiesThe crime reports below were provided by the Red Bank Police Department for the week of February 4 to February 11, 2011. The information appears here unedited.

Theft occurring at Broad St. restaurant on 2-5-11. Victim reported that a credit card was stolen while at the establishment. Ptl. Michael Campanella.

Theft occurring on 2-7-11 at Broad St. business. Owner reported that unknown person(s) removed ten boxes of porcelain tile from basement of business. Lt. Joshua Berbrick.

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RED BANK POLICE ACTIVITY REPORT

rbpd-patrol-webThe crime reports below were provided by the Red Bank Police Department for the period of January 21 to February 04, 2011. The information appears here unedited.

Criminal Mischief occurring on 1-22-11 at W. Front St. Victim reported that unknown person(s) damaged light pole on property. Ptl. Paul Perez.

Theft occurring on 1-24-11 at West St. residence. Victim reported that unknown person(s) entered his room and stole a gold rope bracelet. Lt. Eliot Ramos.

Criminal Mischief occurring on 1-27-11 at Broad St. Victim reported that unknown person(s) spray-painted graffiti on to inside wall of residence. Ptl. Gary Watson

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SUPREME COURT TRIMS RUMSON DWI PENALTY

authorities3A woman who was sentenced in Rumson municipal court to six months in prison for a DWI conviction won a curtailment of the sentence from the New Jersey Supreme Court Wednesday.

Through a  series of appeals culminating at the state’s highest court, defendant Eileen Ciancaglini argued that the municipal court judge who heard the case was wrong to consider a prior conviction for refusing to take a breathalyzer test in imposing the sentence in 2008, and the Supreme Court agreed.

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TWO CARS REPORTED STOLEN

call-in-the-authoritiesThe crime reports below were provided by the Red Bank Police Department for the period of January 7 to January 14, 2011. The information appears here unedited.

Criminal Mischief occurring Monmouth Street business between 12-25-10 and 1-6-11. Owner reported that unknown person(s) cracked two windowpanes on front of business. Ptl. David Hicks

Burglary occurring at Shrewsbury Ave. business on 1-8-11. Police responded to burglary alarm. Once at the scene it was discovered that a pry bar was stuck in the top section of the rear door. Entry was not gained. Ptl. James DePonte.

Auto Theft occurring on 1-10-11 at Leighton Ave. Victim reported that unknown subject(s) stole vehicle with keys in the ignition and engine running. Ptl. Michael Zadlock.

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ROUTINE END TO THE YEAR IN CRIME

rbpd6 doorThe crime reports below were provided by the Red Bank Police Department for the period of December 17 to December 31, 2010. The information appears here unedited.

Theft occurring on 12-17-10 at Drummond Ave. Victim reported that unknown person(s) removed cash from console of parked vehicle. Ptl. Gary Watson.

Shoplifting occurring on 12-22-10 at East Newman Springs Rd. Owner reported that unknown male subject shoplifted a bottle of liquor and left without paying for same. Ptl. Nicholas Maletto.

Theft occurring on Maple Ave. on 12-23-10. Victim reported that unknown person(s) removed his cell phone from locker. Sgt. Robert Gannon.

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APARTMENT DRENCHED IN CRANBERRY JUICE

rbpd1 double patch rightThis edition of the blotter covers two weeks. Reports are provided by the Red Bank Police Department and appear here unedited.

NOVEMBER 26 TO DECEMBER 3:

Criminal Mischief occurring at Spring St. on 11-27-10. Victim reported that unknown person(s) ransacked apartment and entire unit was damaged by cranberry juice being poured on furniture and clothes. Ptl. Mike Campanella.

Theft occurring at W. Front St.-Antique Center on 11-28-10. Victim reported that unknown person(s) stole two mink coats, tan in color from booth. Ptl. Paul Perez

Criminal Mischief occurring between 11-24-10 and 11-29-10 at River St.-School. Employee reported that unknown person(s) broke a window on the building. No entry gained. Ptl. Patrick Kennedy.

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VANDALS HIT RIVERSIDE GARDENS PARK

rbpd-patrolcarThe crime reports below were provided by the Red Bank Police Department for the period of November 19 to November 26, 2010. The information appears here unedited.

Attempted Burglary at 52 Evergreen Terrace on 11-19-10. Report of unknown subject(s) attempted to break into the building. Found pry marks on lock and mail slot of door. Sgt. Robert Kennedy.

Burglary occurring between 11-18-10 and 11-19-10 at 58 McLaren St. residence. Victim reported that unknown subject gained entry into residence by smashing glass in rear door of home. Unknown if anything was stolen. Ptl. Robert Campanella.

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FROM THE POLICE BLOTTER…

rbpd4 windowThe crime reports below were provided by the Red Bank Police Department for the week of October 08 to October 15, 2010. The information appears here unedited.

Criminal Mischief occurring on 10-9-10 at Chestnut Street. Victim reported that unknown person(s) keyed the passenger side of vehicle while it was parked. Ptl. John Camarca.

Theft occurring on 10-10-10 at Leighton Ave. Victim reported that unknown person(s) stole a brown leather wallet from parked vehicle, which contained credit cards and I.D. Ptl. Matthew Ehrenreich.

Theft occurring on 10-11-10 at South St. Victim reported that unknown person(s) stole bicycle described as girls tan and black Huffy beach cruiser from front porch. Ptl. James DePonte.

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BLOTTER: BUSY ON BANK STREET

authorities3The crime reports below were provided by the Red Bank Police Department for the week of September 24 to October 01, 2010. The information appears here unedited.

Theft occurring between 9-23-10 and 9-24-10 at Gold Street. Report of a parked vehicle having the windshield shattered by unknown person(s). Ptl. Dawn Shields.

Burglary occurring between 9-26-10 and 9-27-10 at Broad Street. Victim reported that unknown subjects broke into the business and stole a Playstation 3 and video games. Lt. Michael Clay.

Theft occurring on 9-28-10 at East Bergen Place-residence. Owner of property reported that unknown person(s) entered house through basement and stole a cherry flat top desk. Ptl. Michael Campanella.

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