Maplewood Police Depart


JAugust 5, 2018






July 30, 2018; Motor Vehicle Theft; Sometime during the overnight hours a vehicle was stolen from a residence on the 200 block of Wyoming Ave.  The vehicle was recovered by Millburn PD.


July 31, 2018; Shoplifting; The clerk at 7-11 on Irvington Ave reported that at 10:30 AM, a male entered the store, took a coffee and then left without paying for it.


August 1, 2018; Burglary; An employee of the Civic House on Dunnell Rd reported that someone had entered the building and taken a cell phone during the overnight hours.  Jamal Mitchell, age 29 of East Orange was subsequently charged with criminal trespass and theft and transported to the county jail.


August 3, 2018; Burglary; During the daytime hours, entry was forced to a home on the 80 block of Jacoby St.  Electronics were reported missing at the time of the report.


August 4, 2018; Theft from Auto; During the overnight hours an unsecured vehicle parked  in the driveway of a home on the 100 block of Oakland Rd was entered and a wallet and speakers were removed.


The Maplewood Police Department works hard to protect the residents and their property.  We are asking that you assist us in this effort by making sure all vehicles and homes are properly secured at all times.  All charges are merely accusations. Each suspect is presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.  Thank You