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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.

 

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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 12/31/2018 at 9:35 AM, Secaucus Police responded to the Home Depot on a report of a shoplifting.  During the investigation, the police arrested a 54 year old male, Erik Sarazua-Alburez of Secaucus, NJ for Theft by Deception [2C:20-4].  Mr. Sarazua-Alburez was served his complaint summons and was released from custody.

 

On 01/01/2019 at 10:48 AM, Secaucus Police observed a suspicious male in the area of Buffalo Wild Wings.  During the investigation, the police arrested a 22 year old male, Christian Potter of North Bergen, NJ for Possession of CDS believed to be Marijuana [2C:35-10A(4)] and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia [2C:36-2].  Mr. Potter was served his complaint warrant and was subsequently transported to the Hudson County Jail.

 

On 01/02/2019 at 8:48 PM, during a motor vehicle stop, Secaucus Police arrested a 36 year old male, Manuel Estrella of Seatac, Washington for 1 outstanding warrant out of Newark, NJ in the amount of $250.00.  Mr. Estrella was able to post bail for the involved warrant, was issued 2 motor vehicle summonses and was released from custody.

 

On 01/03/2019 at 1:07 PM, a 22 year old male, Shane Ultimo of Hackettstown, NJ was arrested at police headquarters for having an outstanding warrant out of Hackettstown, NJ in the amount of $200.00.  Mr. Ultimo posted bail for the involved warrant and was released from custody. 

 

On 01/03/2019 at 1:55 PM, during a motor vehicle stop, Secaucus Police arrested a 29 year old male, Juan Mata of the Bronx, NY for Possession of CDS believed to be Marijuana [2C:35-10A(4)], Possession of Drug Paraphernalia [2C:36-2] and Failure to hand over CDS to a Law Enforcement Officer [2C:35-10C].  Mr. Mata was issued 2 motor vehicle summonses, served his complaint summons and was released from custody. 

 

On 01/03/2019 at 3:30 PM, Secaucus Police responded to Gucci located at 50 Hartz Way on a report of an employee theft.  During the investigation, the police arrested a 39 year old male, David Vega of Newark, NJ for an NCIC warrant out of Essex County, NJ with no bail.  Officer’s from the Essex County Sheriff’s Office responded to Police Headquarters and took custody of Mr. Vega. 

 

On 01/03/2019 at 4:58 PM, while on patrol, Secaucus Police observed a pedestrian crossing the street in the area of Paterson Plank Road and Humboldt Street outside of the crosswalk area.  During the investigation, the police arrested a 50 year old female, Eva Dandrea of Bayonne, NJ for Possession of CDS believed to be Heroin [2C:35-10A(1)], Possession of Drug Paraphernalia [2C:36-2] and Being Under the Influence of a CDS believed to be Heroin [2C:35-10B].  Ms. Dandrea was served her complaint summons and was released to EMS for transport to the hospital.  

 

On 01/03/2019 at 6:16 PM, during a motor vehicle stop, Secaucus Police arrested a 26 year old male, Jordan Ford of Newark, NJ for the following outstanding warrants; 1 NCIC warrant out of Baltimore County Police Department with no bail, 2 warrants out of East Hanover, NJ in the amount of $1,750.00, 2 warrants out of Maplewood, NJ in the amount of $1,250.00 and 1 warrant out of Elizabeth, NJ in the amount of $250.00.  Mr. Ford was further charged with being a Fugitive of Justice [2A:160-10].  The police also arrested a 27 year old male, Ibn Mason of Orange, NJ for 1 outstanding warrant out of Newark, NJ in the amount of $250.00.  Newark Police Department did release Mr. Mason on his own recognizance and he was released from custody.  Mr. Ford was served his complaint warrant and was subsequently transported to the Hudson County Jail. 

 

On 01/03/2019 at 7:36 PM, Officer’s from the Jersey City Police Department responded to Police Headquarters to transfer custody of a 36 year old male, Steven White of North Bergen, NJ for an outstanding warrant out of Secaucus, NJ in the amount of $500.00.  Mr. White was unable to post bail and was subsequently transported to the Hudson County Jail.

 

On 01/04/2019 at 5:02 PM, during a motor vehicle stop, Secaucus Police arrested a 43 year old male, Sillmond Hale of East Orange, NJ for an NCIC warrant issued by the Essex County Sheriff’s Office with no bail and 1 warrant out of Newark, NJ in the amount of $500.00.  Mr. Hale was further issued 2 motor vehicle summonses.  Officer’s from the Essex County Sheriff’s Office responded to police headquarters and took custody of Mr. Hale.        

 

On 01/05/2019 at 4:17 AM, Secaucus Police responded to the area of 161 Front Street on a report of a suspicious person.  During the investigation, the police arrested a 39 year old male, Cody Mullins of Secaucus, NJ for Possession of CDS believed to be Marijuana [2C:35-10A(4)].  Mr. Mullins was served his complaint summons and was released from custody. 

 

On 01/06/2019 at 2:10 PM, Secaucus Police responded to the parking garage located at 400 Park Plaza Drive on a report of suspicious individuals in the area.  During the investigation, the police arrested a 29 year old male, Gregory Trotter of Bethpage, NY and a 27 year old male, Robert Milione of Forest Hills, NY for Possession of an Imitation Firearm [2C:39-4E].  Mr. Milione was further charge with Possession of a Firearm Silencer [2C:39-3C].  Both individuals were served their complaint summonses and were released from custody. 

 

On 01/06/2019 at 5:37 PM, during a motor vehicle stop, the police arrested a 52 year old female, Mmany Atkins of Newark, NJ for an outstanding warrant out of Newark, NJ in the amount of $200.00.  Ms. Atkins was able to post bail for the involved warrant and was subsequently released from custody.      

 

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

 

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.

 

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