Do not use this website for emergency assistance. If you are in need of assistance, dial 9-1-1

Police Blotter

Police Blotter 3/11/19 - 3/17/19

On 03/11/2019 at 2:18 AM, Secaucus Police responded to the area of 500 Plaza Drive on a report of a motor vehicle accident.  During the investigation, the police arrested a 43 year old male, Teodoro Bernal of Union City, NJ for Driving While Intoxicated [39:4-50].  Mr. Bernal was issued a motor vehicle summons for Driving While Intoxicated along with 6 additional motor vehicle summonses and was released into the custody of a responsible adult. 

 

On 03/12/2019 at 1:00 AM, Secaucus Police received a call from an individual wishing to surrender himself to the police department for an outstanding warrant issued by another jurisdiction.  During the investigation, in the area of 1151 Paterson Plank Road, the police arrested a 20 year old male, Adam Rodriguez of North Bergen, NJ for 1 outstanding warrant issued out of Nutley, NJ with no bail.  Officers from the Nutley Police Department responded to Secaucus Police Headquarters and took custody of Mr. Rodriguez for transport to their authority.

 

On 03/12/2019 at 1:27 PM, Secaucus Police responded to the Home Depot located at 1055 Paterson Plank Road on a report of a shoplifting.  During the investigation, the police arrested a 61 year old male, Luis Rivera-Vallejos of New York, NY for Shoplifting [2C:20-11B(1)] and Hindering Apprehension [2C:29-3B(4)] for providing false information.  Mr. Rivera-Vallejos was issued his complaint summons and was released from custody. 

 

On 03/12/2019 at 4:15 PM, during a motor vehicle stop, Secaucus Police arrested a 19 year old male, Pablo Ortega of Jersey City, NJ for 2 outstanding warrants issued out of Atlantic Highlands, NJ in the amount of $750.00 and 1 outstanding warrant out of Newark, NJ in the amount of $350.00.  Mr. Ortega was able to post bail for the involved warrant.  Newark Police Department did release Mr. Ortega on his own recognizance pending a future court date.  Mr. Ortega was issued 3 motor vehicle summonses and was released from custody. 

 

On 03/13/2019 at 12:57 PM, Secaucus Police responded to Newark Penn Station where the NJ Transit Police Department were holding a male who had an outstanding warrant out of Secaucus, NJ.  Upon arrival at Newark Penn Station, Secaucus Police arrested a 54 year old male, Marvin Billings of Newark, NJ for 1 outstanding warrant out of Secaucus, NJ in the amount of $1000.00.  Mr. Billings was also found to have 3 outstanding warrants out of Newark, NJ in the amount of $850.00.  Newark Police Department did release Mr. Billings on his own recognizance pending a future court date.  Mr. Billings was sentenced to 5 days in the Hudson County Jail by the Secaucus Municipal Court.  Mr. Billings was transported to the Hudson County Jail.

 

On 03/13/2019 at 3:30 PM, Secaucus Police responded to the Linden Police Department to take into custody a 20 year old female, Ahzhane Reeves of Roselle, NJ for 1 outstanding warrant out of Secaucus, NJ in the amount of $500.00.  Ms. Reeves was brought to the Secaucus Municipal Court where she was seen by the Municipal Court Judge and was subsequently released from custody. 

 

On 03/14/2019 at 8:21 AM, during a motor vehicle stop, Secaucus Police arrested a 42 year old male, Roberto Villatoro of Fort Lee, NJ for 1 outstanding warrant out of Union City, NJ in the amount of $500.00.  Mr. Villatoro was able to post bail for the involved warrant, was issued 2 motor vehicle summonses and was released from custody. 

 

On 03/14/2019 at 11:15, the Secaucus Police Department Detective Division was notified by a Probation Officer from the Bergen County Probation of an outstanding warrant issued for an individual residing in Secaucus, NJ.  With this information, the police responded to the Extended Stay Hotel located at 1 Plaza Drive where they arrested a 19 year old male, Nicholas Tantillo of Secaucus, NJ for 1 NCIC warrant issued out of the Bergen County Sheriff’s Office with no bail.  Officers from the Bergen County Sheriff’s Office responded to Secaucus Police Headquarters to take custody of Mr. Villatoro for transport to the Bergen County Jail.

    

On 03/14/2019 at 5:47 PM, during a motor vehicle stop, Secaucus Police arrested an 18 year old male, Pharoahe Thomas of Secaucus, NJ for Possession of CDS believed to be THC oil [2C:35-10A(4)].  Mr. Thomas was served his complaint warrant and was transported to the Hudson County Jail. 

 

On 03/14/2019 at 6:10 PM, Secaucus Police responded to 45 Meadowland Parkway on a report of a suspicious person.  During the investigation, the police arrested a 22 year old male, Matthew Griffin of Old Bridge, NJ for 1 NCIC warrant issued out of the Hunterdon County Prosecutor’s Office with no bail.  Mr. Griffin was also found to have 1 outstanding warrant issued out of West Milford, NJ in the amount of $2,500.00, 1 outstanding warrant issued out of Butler, NJ in the amount of $1,500.00 with a 10% option and 1 outstanding warrant issued out of Kinnelon, NJ in the amount of $1,500.00 with a 10% option.  Mr. Griffin was subsequently transported to the Hudson County Jail. 

 

On 03/14/2019 at 8:59 PM, Secaucus Police responded to the Walmart parking lot on a report of a child left unattended a motor vehicle.  During the investigation, the police arrested a 45 year old male, Juan Maldonado of Elizabeth, NJ for Endangering the Welfare of a Child [2C:24-4A(2)].  Mr. Maldonado was issued his complaint summons and was released from custody.  The child involved was unharmed. 

 

On 03/15/2019 at 10:17 AM, during a motor vehicle stop, Secaucus Police arrested a 27 year old male, Maurice Facey of Brooklyn, NY for Possession of CDS believed to be Marijuana [2C:35-10A(4)] and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia [2C:36-2].  Mr. Facey was served his complaint summons and was released from custody. 

 

On 03/15/2019 at 4:06 PM, the Secaucus Police Department was notified by the US Marshall’s Office NY/NJ Fugitive Task Force that they will be attempting to apprehend a male who was currently located in Secaucus, NJ for an outstanding NCIC warrant issued out of Brooklyn, NY.  During the investigation, the police arrested a 21 year old male, Taliby Kaba of Brooklyn, NY for 1 NCIC warrant issued out of Brooklyn, NY with no bail.  Mr. Kaba was additionally charged with being a Fugitive From Justice [2A:160-10].  Mr. Kaba was served his complaint warrant and was transported to the Hudson County Jail. 

 

On 03/15/2019 at 8:06 PM, Secaucus Police responded to the Meadowlands Plaza Hotel located at 40 Wood Avenue on a report of a suspicious person.  During the investigation, the police arrested a 42 year old male, Sennca Nesbit of Jersey City, NJ for an NCIC warrant out of the Hudson County Sheriff’s Office with no bail.  Mr. Nesbit was also found to have 1 outstanding warrant out of Newark, NJ in the amount of $1,000.00 and 1 outstanding warrant out of Jersey City, NJ in the amount of $100.00.  Mr. Nesbit was additionally charged with Possession of CDS Paraphernalia [2C:36-2] and Hindering Apprehension [2C:29-3B(4)] for providing false information.  Mr. Nesbit was served his complaint warrant and was transported to the Hudson County Jail. 

 

On 03/16/2019 at 8:29 PM, during a motor vehicle stop, Secaucus Police arrested a 34 year old male, Francisco Acevedo of Union City, NJ for Possession of CDS believed to be Marijuana [2C:35-10A(4)] and Possession of CDS Paraphernalia [2C:36-2].  Mr. Acevedo was served his complaint summons, was issued 2 motor vehicle summonses and was released from custody. 

 

On 03/16/2019 at 10:51 PM, Secaucus Police responded to the Harmon Cove Tower 1 parking deck on a report of disorderly conduct.  During the investigation, the police arrested an 18 year old male, Manav Parikh of Secaucus, NJ for Possession of CDS believed to be Marijuana [2C:35-10A(4)].  Mr. Parikh was served his complaint summons and he was released from custody. 

 

On 03/17/2019 at 1:21 AM, Secaucus Police responded to a motor vehicle accident in the area of 1203 Paterson Plank Road.  During the investigation, the police arrested a 40 year old male, Christopher Ditore of Secaucus, NJ for Driving While Intoxicated [39:4-50].  Mr. Ditore was served his motor vehicle summons for Driving While Intoxicated, was issued an additional motor vehicle summons and was released into the custody of a responsible adult.

These charges are merely accusations and the defendants are presumed innocent until proven guilty.

 

Police Blotter 03/04/2019 - 03/10/2019

Police Blotter 2/25/19 - 3/3/19

Police Blotter 02/18/19 - 02/21/19

Police Blotter 02/11/19 - 02/17/19

A charge is not a conviction. All persons are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Charges can be amended or dismissed.

 

On February 19th at 12:49 am during a Motor Vehicle Stop, a 31yo male, Steven Ozuna of Secaucus was arrested for DUI. Mr. Ozuna was issued 5 MV summonses (DUI, DUI within 1000 foot of a school, Reckless Driving, Careless Driving, Driving with Suspended License) and released to a responsible adult.

On February 19th at 2:07 pm during a MV stop a 19yo male, Joseph Exilus of Queens, NY was arrested for 2 counts of Possession of CDS [2C:35-10A(4)] (Marijuana & Hash Oil), 1 count Possession of Drug Paraphernalia [2C:36-2]. Mr. Exilus was processed issued 2 MV summonses (Handicap Parking, Operating MV while in Possession of CDS) and released.

On February 20th at 7:55 pm Secaucus Police were dispatched to Passaic County Jail to take custody of a 29yo male, Timothy Simon of Paterson. Secaucus Detective Division were investigating reported robberies at the local hotels. Mr. Simon was charged with two counts of Robbery [2C:15-1A(1)] and Impersonating a Police Officer [2C:28-8B]. Mr. Simon was processed and transported to Hudson County Jail.

On February 21st at 8:49 am Secaucus Police were dispatched to Mahwah to take custody of a 24yo female, Casey Schweiger of Browns Mills for 3 outstanding warrants from Secaucus, South Plainfield and Pemberton Township totaling $3033.00. Ms. Schweiger was unable to post bail and was transported to Hudson County Jail.

On February 21st at 4:12 pm Secaucus Police were dispatched to Atlantic County Correctional Facility to take custody of a 22yo male, Tahmeen Street of Newark for an outstanding warrant in the amount of $200.00 from Secaucus. Bail could not be posted, and Mr. Street was transported to Hudson County Jail.

On February 21st at 10:08 pm Secaucus Police were dispatched to Middlesex County Jail to take custody of a 36yo male, Luis Rodriguez of Queens, NY for an outstanding warrant in the amount of $200.00 from Secaucus. Mr. Rodriguez was transported directly to Hudson County Jail.

On February 22nd at 2:31 am, Rutherford Police transported a 22yo male, Patrick Flores of Rutherford to headquarters for an outstanding warrant in the amount of $1500.00 from Secaucus. Mr. Flores posted bail and was released.

On February 22nd at 12:46pm during a Motor Vehicle stop, a 31yo male Ryan Khan of Baltimore, Maryland was arrested for 2 outstanding warrants totaling $450.00 from Rahway and Linden. Mr. Khan posted bail was issued 1 MV summons (Improper Turn) and released without incident.

On February 22nd Secaucus Police, FBI, NJ State Police and Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office, in an joint operation of targeting victims of sexual exploitation arrested the following: a 37yo female, Arleiny Santana-Lopez of Jersey City for Prostitution [2C:34-1B(8)] processed and transported to Hudson County Jail; 24yo female, Jade Thigpen of Newark for Prostitution [2C:34-1B(8)], and 1 outstanding warrant in the amount of $350.00 from Newark, processed and transported to Hudson County Jail; a 31yo female, Ciara Cheeseboro from East Orange for Prostitution [2C:34-1B(8)] and an outstanding warrant in the amount of $300.00 from Newark, processed, bail posted and released. In addition, a 36yo male, Victor Valentin-Then of Jersey City charged with Promoting Prostitution [2C:34-1B(2)] who was issued a summons and released; 26yo male, Kempes Smith of East Orange, arrested for 2 outstanding warrants totaling $650.00 from East Orange and Jersey City and custody turned over to Jersey City PD; 22yo male, Donald Hooper of Newark was arrested for Resisting/Hindering arrest [2C:29-3B(4)] and 1 outstanding NCIC warrant from Essex County, he processed and transported to Hudson County Jail.

On February 23rd at 11:20 am during a Motor vehicle stop, a 22yo male, Jake Gutierrez of Union City was arrested for an outstanding warrant in the amount of $124.00 from Union City. Mr. Gutierrez posted bail and was released.

On February 23rd at 10:56am Secaucus Police were dispatched to Paterson PD to take custody of a 23yo male, Frank Gentile of Dumont on an outstanding warrant in the amount of $1000.00 from Secaucus. Mr. Gentile was transported to Hudson County Jail.

On February 23rd at 4:27 a 41yo male, Nicholas Romano of Brick was arrested for an outstanding NCIC warrant for Terroristic Threats. Point Pleasant PD arrived at headquarters to take custody.

On February 24th at 12:07 am during an investigation of a suspicious vehicle, a 26yo male Alan Geslicki of Jersey City was arrested for an outstanding warrant in the amount of $74.00 from Hoboken. Mr. Geslicki posted bail and released.

On February 25th at 12:31am during a Motor Vehicle stop a 26yo male, Rodyn Sanchez of Little Ferry was arrested for Possession of Marijuana [2C:35-10A(4)], Possession of Drug Paraphernalia [2C:36-2]. Mr. Sanchez was processed issued 1 MV summons (Failure to use Turn Signal) and released.

On February 25th at 3:47am NJ State Police relinquished custody of a 30yo male, Anthony Beckwith of Jersey City for an outstanding warrant from Secaucus. Mr. Beckwith had 3 outstanding warrants in the amount of $1500.00 from Secaucus, Kearny and West Orange. Bail was posted and Mr. Beckwith was released without incident.

On February 25th at 10:37 am during a Motor Vehicle stop a 43yo male, Amado Mendoza of Elizabeth was arrested for 3 outstanding warrants totaling $306.00 from Jersey City. Mr. Mendoza posted bail, was issued 1 MV summons (Driving with Suspended License) and released.

Police Blotter

Police Blotter 3/11/19 - 3/17/19

On 03/11/2019 at 2:18 AM, Secaucus Police responded to the area of 500 Plaza Drive on a report of a motor vehicle accident.  During the investigation, the police arrested a 43 year old male, Teodoro Bernal of Union City, NJ for Driving While Intoxicated [39:4-50].  Mr. Bernal was issued a motor vehicle summons for Driving While Intoxicated along with 6 additional motor vehicle summonses and was released into the custody of a responsible adult. 

 

On 03/12/2019 at 1:00 AM, Secaucus Police received a call from an individual wishing to surrender himself to the police department for an outstanding warrant issued by another jurisdiction.  During the investigation, in the area of 1151 Paterson Plank Road, the police arrested a 20 year old male, Adam Rodriguez of North Bergen, NJ for 1 outstanding warrant issued out of Nutley, NJ with no bail.  Officers from the Nutley Police Department responded to Secaucus Police Headquarters and took custody of Mr. Rodriguez for transport to their authority.

 

On 03/12/2019 at 1:27 PM, Secaucus Police responded to the Home Depot located at 1055 Paterson Plank Road on a report of a shoplifting.  During the investigation, the police arrested a 61 year old male, Luis Rivera-Vallejos of New York, NY for Shoplifting [2C:20-11B(1)] and Hindering Apprehension [2C:29-3B(4)] for providing false information.  Mr. Rivera-Vallejos was issued his complaint summons and was released from custody. 

 

On 03/12/2019 at 4:15 PM, during a motor vehicle stop, Secaucus Police arrested a 19 year old male, Pablo Ortega of Jersey City, NJ for 2 outstanding warrants issued out of Atlantic Highlands, NJ in the amount of $750.00 and 1 outstanding warrant out of Newark, NJ in the amount of $350.00.  Mr. Ortega was able to post bail for the involved warrant.  Newark Police Department did release Mr. Ortega on his own recognizance pending a future court date.  Mr. Ortega was issued 3 motor vehicle summonses and was released from custody. 

 

On 03/13/2019 at 12:57 PM, Secaucus Police responded to Newark Penn Station where the NJ Transit Police Department were holding a male who had an outstanding warrant out of Secaucus, NJ.  Upon arrival at Newark Penn Station, Secaucus Police arrested a 54 year old male, Marvin Billings of Newark, NJ for 1 outstanding warrant out of Secaucus, NJ in the amount of $1000.00.  Mr. Billings was also found to have 3 outstanding warrants out of Newark, NJ in the amount of $850.00.  Newark Police Department did release Mr. Billings on his own recognizance pending a future court date.  Mr. Billings was sentenced to 5 days in the Hudson County Jail by the Secaucus Municipal Court.  Mr. Billings was transported to the Hudson County Jail.

 

On 03/13/2019 at 3:30 PM, Secaucus Police responded to the Linden Police Department to take into custody a 20 year old female, Ahzhane Reeves of Roselle, NJ for 1 outstanding warrant out of Secaucus, NJ in the amount of $500.00.  Ms. Reeves was brought to the Secaucus Municipal Court where she was seen by the Municipal Court Judge and was subsequently released from custody. 

 

On 03/14/2019 at 8:21 AM, during a motor vehicle stop, Secaucus Police arrested a 42 year old male, Roberto Villatoro of Fort Lee, NJ for 1 outstanding warrant out of Union City, NJ in the amount of $500.00.  Mr. Villatoro was able to post bail for the involved warrant, was issued 2 motor vehicle summonses and was released from custody. 

 

On 03/14/2019 at 11:15, the Secaucus Police Department Detective Division was notified by a Probation Officer from the Bergen County Probation of an outstanding warrant issued for an individual residing in Secaucus, NJ.  With this information, the police responded to the Extended Stay Hotel located at 1 Plaza Drive where they arrested a 19 year old male, Nicholas Tantillo of Secaucus, NJ for 1 NCIC warrant issued out of the Bergen County Sheriff’s Office with no bail.  Officers from the Bergen County Sheriff’s Office responded to Secaucus Police Headquarters to take custody of Mr. Villatoro for transport to the Bergen County Jail.

    

On 03/14/2019 at 5:47 PM, during a motor vehicle stop, Secaucus Police arrested an 18 year old male, Pharoahe Thomas of Secaucus, NJ for Possession of CDS believed to be THC oil [2C:35-10A(4)].  Mr. Thomas was served his complaint warrant and was transported to the Hudson County Jail. 

 

On 03/14/2019 at 6:10 PM, Secaucus Police responded to 45 Meadowland Parkway on a report of a suspicious person.  During the investigation, the police arrested a 22 year old male, Matthew Griffin of Old Bridge, NJ for 1 NCIC warrant issued out of the Hunterdon County Prosecutor’s Office with no bail.  Mr. Griffin was also found to have 1 outstanding warrant issued out of West Milford, NJ in the amount of $2,500.00, 1 outstanding warrant issued out of Butler, NJ in the amount of $1,500.00 with a 10% option and 1 outstanding warrant issued out of Kinnelon, NJ in the amount of $1,500.00 with a 10% option.  Mr. Griffin was subsequently transported to the Hudson County Jail. 

 

On 03/14/2019 at 8:59 PM, Secaucus Police responded to the Walmart parking lot on a report of a child left unattended a motor vehicle.  During the investigation, the police arrested a 45 year old male, Juan Maldonado of Elizabeth, NJ for Endangering the Welfare of a Child [2C:24-4A(2)].  Mr. Maldonado was issued his complaint summons and was released from custody.  The child involved was unharmed. 

 

On 03/15/2019 at 10:17 AM, during a motor vehicle stop, Secaucus Police arrested a 27 year old male, Maurice Facey of Brooklyn, NY for Possession of CDS believed to be Marijuana [2C:35-10A(4)] and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia [2C:36-2].  Mr. Facey was served his complaint summons and was released from custody. 

 

On 03/15/2019 at 4:06 PM, the Secaucus Police Department was notified by the US Marshall’s Office NY/NJ Fugitive Task Force that they will be attempting to apprehend a male who was currently located in Secaucus, NJ for an outstanding NCIC warrant issued out of Brooklyn, NY.  During the investigation, the police arrested a 21 year old male, Taliby Kaba of Brooklyn, NY for 1 NCIC warrant issued out of Brooklyn, NY with no bail.  Mr. Kaba was additionally charged with being a Fugitive From Justice [2A:160-10].  Mr. Kaba was served his complaint warrant and was transported to the Hudson County Jail. 

 

On 03/15/2019 at 8:06 PM, Secaucus Police responded to the Meadowlands Plaza Hotel located at 40 Wood Avenue on a report of a suspicious person.  During the investigation, the police arrested a 42 year old male, Sennca Nesbit of Jersey City, NJ for an NCIC warrant out of the Hudson County Sheriff’s Office with no bail.  Mr. Nesbit was also found to have 1 outstanding warrant out of Newark, NJ in the amount of $1,000.00 and 1 outstanding warrant out of Jersey City, NJ in the amount of $100.00.  Mr. Nesbit was additionally charged with Possession of CDS Paraphernalia [2C:36-2] and Hindering Apprehension [2C:29-3B(4)] for providing false information.  Mr. Nesbit was served his complaint warrant and was transported to the Hudson County Jail. 

 

On 03/16/2019 at 8:29 PM, during a motor vehicle stop, Secaucus Police arrested a 34 year old male, Francisco Acevedo of Union City, NJ for Possession of CDS believed to be Marijuana [2C:35-10A(4)] and Possession of CDS Paraphernalia [2C:36-2].  Mr. Acevedo was served his complaint summons, was issued 2 motor vehicle summonses and was released from custody. 

 

On 03/16/2019 at 10:51 PM, Secaucus Police responded to the Harmon Cove Tower 1 parking deck on a report of disorderly conduct.  During the investigation, the police arrested an 18 year old male, Manav Parikh of Secaucus, NJ for Possession of CDS believed to be Marijuana [2C:35-10A(4)].  Mr. Parikh was served his complaint summons and he was released from custody. 

 

On 03/17/2019 at 1:21 AM, Secaucus Police responded to a motor vehicle accident in the area of 1203 Paterson Plank Road.  During the investigation, the police arrested a 40 year old male, Christopher Ditore of Secaucus, NJ for Driving While Intoxicated [39:4-50].  Mr. Ditore was served his motor vehicle summons for Driving While Intoxicated, was issued an additional motor vehicle summons and was released into the custody of a responsible adult.

These charges are merely accusations and the defendants are presumed innocent until proven guilty.

 

Police Blotter 03/04/2019 - 03/10/2019

Police Blotter 2/25/19 - 3/3/19

Contact Us

Emergency: 9-1-1

Non-Emergency: 201-330-2060

1203 Paterson Plank, Rd

Secaucus, NJ 07094