RUMSON MAN SENTENCED FOR MARKET CRIMES

A Rumson commodities trader who owned and managed a Red Bank firm was sentenced to three years in federal prison last month for market manipulation, the Federal Bureau of Investigation announced Friday.

Michael Coscia, owner of Panther Energy Trading, was convicted in Chicago last November in the first-ever federal prosecution for “spoofing” under the 2010 Dodd-Frank financial reform law, the FBI said.

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FAIR HAVEN: POLICE REPORTS

AUTHORITIES_FH-2016-v3Crime and arrest reports, unedited, as provided by the Fair Haven Police Department for the month of July, 2016.

7/03- Leon J. Mill, Long Branch, 53 was placed under arrest for DWI following a motor vehicle stop. Mr. Mill was also issued summonses for Reckless Driving and Failure to Maintain Lane. Subject was later released pending a Fair Haven Court date of 07/14. Ptl. Dwayne Reevey was the arresting Officer.

07/04- Hance Road resident reported the theft of a Kayak off his property. Ptl. Eric Patton took the investigation report.

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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 23 to July 29, 2016.

Crimes

Report of Forgery in the area of Broad Street on 7/27/16. Victim reports known subjects cashed checks without consent. Damages totaling $3001.12. Ptl. Tyler Fox investigating.

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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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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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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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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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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: 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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RUMSON: POLICE BLOTTER

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

AUTHORITIES_RUMSON3Arrests and Crime Reports

5/5/16 – Ptl. Daniel Campanella and Ptl. Richard Torres arrested David Garcia, 41, of Parlin for Contempt of Court.

5/11/16 – Captain Jeff Nixon and Sgt. Peter Koenig arrested Jonathan Diamond, 40, of Rumson for Terroristic Threats, Unlawful Possession of a Weapon, and Disorderly Conduct.

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SHREWSBURY CRIME REPORTS

AUTHORITIES_SBURY-2016-v3Crime and arrest reports, unedited, as provided by the Shrewsbury Police Department for the period of May 21 to May 26, 2016.

Crime Reports

Report of Theft by Deception in the area of Garden Road on 5/21/16. Victim reports unknown subject(s) used credit cards to obtain purchases at various locations. Damages totaling $103.13. Ptl. Tyler Fox investigating.

Arrests

Kymar V. Barnes, male age 26 of Eatontown was arrested on 5/22/16 for Contempt of Court in the area Broad Street by Ptl. Daniel DeCristofaro.

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SHREWSBURY CRIME REPORTS

AUTHORITIES_SBURY-2016-v3Crime and arrest reports, unedited, as provided by the Shrewsbury Police Department for the period of May 14 to May 20, 2016.

Crime Reports

 Report of Theft in the area of World Jeep, Shrewsbury Avenue on 5/14/16. Victim reports unknown subject(s) removed vehicle parts from premise. Damages totaling $3,250.20. Ptl. Mary Ellen Rumola investigating.

Report of Theft in the area of Panera Bread, Broad Street on 5/17/16. Victim reports unknown subject removed wallet, cash and credit cards from purse. Det. Sgt. James Ramsey investigating.

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RED BANK: POLICE BLOTTER

AUTHORITIES_RB-2016-v2Crime and arrest reports, unedited, as provided by the Red Bank Police Department for the period of May 5 to May 19, 2016.

Crime Reports

Theft: Theft of items from a trailer. On 5-10-16 the victim reported that a male subject was located on his property in the area of S. Pearl St, removing items (copper wiring in the amount of $7,800.00). The accused was arrested at the scene. Ptl. Shane Dengel.

Theft: Theft of a wallet. The victim reported that on May 7, 2016 her wallet was taken by a subject after leaving an establishment located on Broad St. The victim believes that the subject in question picked up her wallet while she was sitting on a curb. The wallet contained approximately $500.00 in currency. Lt. Robert Kennedy.

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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 May 6 to May 13, 2016.

Crime Reports

Report of Theft in the area of Saks Off Fifth, Broad Street on 5/6/16. Victim reports unknown subject removed merchandise. Damages totaling $399.99. Ptl. Daniel DeCristofaro investigating.

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RED BANK: COUPLE CHARGED IN SANDY FRAUD

Susan-Avellini 042016 James-Avellini 042016A Red Bank couple was charged with criminal fraud in connection with federal relief funds for victims of Hurricane Sandy in 2012, the New Jersey Attorney General’s office announced Wednesday.

James Avellini, 67, and Susan Horty-Avellini, 65, seen at right, were among seven defendants charged with filing fraudulent applications for relief monies, the state alleged.

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LINCROFT: BURNHAM COPS TO ‘ARROGANCE’

HOT-TOPIC_01Former Brookdale Community College president Peter Burnham, who went to prison for defrauding the Lincroft institution, is out and talking about what led him there, NJ.com Tuesday.

“There’s a fine line between confidence and arrogance, and I crossed that line,” 71-year-old Burnham told an audience at the annual meeting of the American Association of Community Colleges in Chicago last week, NJ.com reported, citing and earlier account by the Chronicle of Higher Education.

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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 March 24 to March 31, 2016.

Crime Reports

A report of Theft was reported by a female at Police Headquarters on 03/24/2016. Reporting party reported that she believes her prescription narcotics were taken and replaced with over the counter Tylenol. Ptl. Derek Myers took report.

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RUMSON: POLICE BLOTTER

AUTHORITIES_RUMSON-2016-v3Crime and arrest reports, unedited, as provided by the Rumson Police Department for February and March, 2016.

2/5/16 Robert Boyer arrested Timothy Smith, 41, of Middletown for COC [Contempt of Court]. Mr. Smith was released after posting $391 bail.

2/13/16 S/O Michael Berger arrested a 16 year old juvenile out of Fair Haven for underage possession of alcohol, after patrols responded to the area of Elm Lane for reports of a large party. The juvenile was released to a parent.

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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 February 25 to February 29, 2016. This report was received out of sequence; the previously published report covering March 1 to March 5, 2016 can be found here.

Crime Reports

A report of Harassment was reported by a male at police headquarters on 2/25/2016. Reporting party advised he was being harassed through social media by a past client. Ptl. Ralph Latham investigated.

A report of Credit Card Fraud was reported by a male in the area of Staples Plaza on 02/27/2016. Caller reported his credit card was being attempted to use at Staples. Ptl. Joseph Barnicle investigating.

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SHREWSBURY POLICE BLOTTER

Crime and arrest reports, unedited, as provided by the Shrewsbury Police Department for the period of March 1 to March 5, 2016.

AUTHORITIES_SBURY-2016-v3Crime Reports

A report of Property Damage was reported by a male at police headquarters on 03/03/2016. Reporting party advised his vehicle was damaged while driving on Broad St. Ptl. Daniel DeCristofaro took the report.

A report of a Disorderly Person was reported by a female in the area of Broad St. on 03/03/2016. Reporting party advised they witnessed a male subject throw a piece of furniture at another party in the area. Ptl. Ralph Latham investigated.

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SHREWSBURY POLICE BLOTTER

Crime and arrest reports, unedited, as provided by the Shrewsbury Police Department for the period of February 15 to February 24, 2016.

AUTHORITIES_SBURY-2016-v3Crime Reports

A report of Theft was reported by a female in the area of Shrewsbury Plaza on 2/15/2016. Reporting party advised a female was attempting theft of prescriptions. Ptl. Tyler Fox investigated.

A report of Criminal Mischief was reported by a female in the area of Shrewsbury Plaza on 02/17/2016. Caller reported her vehicle was vandalized while parked in the lot. Ptl. Mary Ellen Rumola & Det. Sgt Ramsey investigating.
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SHREWSBURY POLICE BLOTTER

Crime and arrest reports, unedited, as provided by the Shrewsbury Police Department for the period of February 1 to February 14, 2016.

AUTHORITIES_SBURY-2016-v3Crime Reports

A report of Theft by Deception was reported by a female in the area of Shrewsbury Plaza on 02/05/2016. Ptl. Matthew Clark investigating.

A report of Property Damage was reported by multiple individuals in the area of Chase Bank, Shrewsbury Ave. on 02/05/2016. Ptl. Derek Myers & Sgt Tracy Polk handled reporting.

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