Maplewood Police Depart


May 14, 2018





May 7, 2018; Burglary; Sometime during the prior two days, entry was forced to a business on Newark Way.  The keys to a GMC Van were then taken from inside the business and the van was stolen.


May 7, 2018; Motor Vehicle Theft; At approximately 9:30 PM, a Jeep left unattended and running in the parking lot of 7-11 on Irvington Ave was stolen.  The vehicle was later recovered in Newark.


May 11, 2018; Theft from Auto; During the overnight hours cash was stolen from an unsecured vehicle parked on the 400 block of Elmwood Ave.


May 11, 2018, Theft from Auto; During the overnight hours an unsecured vehicle on Sherman Pl was entered and change was reportedly stolen.


May 13, 2018, Shoplifting; At approximately 8 PM a male entered the Wawa on Springfield Ave, concealed several cans of Red Bull and then left the store without paying for them.


May 13, 2018; Motor Vehicle Theft; Sometime between 9 PM the evening before and 2:30 AM, an unsecured vehicle with a purse and keys left in it was stolen from Claremont Dr.


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