Police Blotter

 

On 05/30/2019 a 27 year old male from Rockaway Township was arrested for possession of a controlled dangerous substance (heroin) and possessing drugs in a motor vehicle. He was released with a future court date.

On 06/05/2019 a 34 year old male from Manhattan was arrested for shoplifting merchandise from the Apple store. He was released after processing with a pending court date.

On 06/05/2019 a 28 year old female from Sparta was arrested for shoplifting merchandise from the Target store. She was released with a pending court date.

On 06/07/2019 a 69 year old male was arrested and charged with criminal sexual contact following an incident in the Rockaway Town Square Mall. He was remanded to the Morris County Correction Facility awaiting a hearing in front of a Superior Court judge.

On 06/08/2019 a 25 year old female from Mine Hill was arrested and charged with possession of a controlled dangerous substance (marijuana under 50 grams), possession of prescription medications without a prescription, and possession of controlled dangerous substances in a motor vehicle. She was released with a future court date.

On 06/13/2019 a 24 year old male from Newton was charged with disorderly conduct, resisting arrest, possession of a controlled dangerous substance, and possession of syringes following an incident in which officers responded to a report of a male harassing customers at the Starbucks located inside the Rockaway Mall. The actor was processed on those charges and remanded to the Morris County Correctional Facility pending a detention hearing.

On 06/25/2019 a 49 year old female from Denville was charged with shoplifting merchandise from Shoprite. She was later remanded to the Morris County Correctional Facility awaiting a detention hearing.

On 06/25/2019 a 43 year old female from Whippany was arrested on an outstanding contempt of court warrant from another jurisdiction. She was released after posting bail.

On/ 07/01/2019 a 28 year old male from Spotswood NJ was arrested for possession of a controlled dangerous substance (marijuana under 50 grams) and possession of drug paraphernalia. He was released with a future court date.

On 07/02/2019 two 42 year old females from Staten Island and a 20 year old female from Farmingdale NY were arrested and charged with possession of stolen property. All three were later released with a future court date.

On 07/03/2019 a 75 year old male from Rockaway was charged with making false reports to law enforcement following an incident on Lake End Road. He was later released with a future court date.

On 07/04/2019 a 21 year old male from Rockaway was charged with possession of a controlled dangerous substance (marijuana under 50 grams). He was released with a future court date.

On 07/04/2019 two 19 year old males from Rockaway were arrested twice in a matter of hours. The first arrest was for possession of a controlled dangerous substance (marijuana over 50 grams). Following their release on summonses they were arrested a second time for criminal trespassing after entering a tow yard to retrieve items from their vehicle which was impounded from the first incident. They were released a second time with future court dates for both charges.

On 07/04/2019 a 51 year old male from Port Jervis NY was charged with driving while intoxicated and other motor vehicle offenses following a motor vehicle accident on Green Pond Road. As a result of the injuries sustained in the crash he was flown via medivac to Morristown Medical Center. He was admitted to the hospital and will appear in court at a future date.

All persons charged with a crime or offense are presumed innocent unless found guilty in a court of law.