Police Blotter: March, 2019

June 24, 2019; Theft from Motor Vehicle; Between 8:30-9:30 am, an unsecured vehicle parked on North Terr was entered and a wallet was stolen.


June 27, 2019; Package Theft; On 6/27 a package theft that occurred on 44th St on 6/12 was reported.


June 28, 2019; Theft from Motor Vehicle; During the overnight hours an unsecured vehicle parked on Hudson Ave was entered and a wallet stolen.


June 30, 2019; Shoplifting; At approximately 8 pm, officers responded to the Dollar Tree on Springfield Ave on a report of a male concealing merchandise inside a duffel bag.  Upon their arrival, they located the male, Timothy Jenkins, age 53 of Newark.  He was taken into custody and charged with shoplifting.


July 1, 2019; Theft from Motor vehicle; Overnight an unsecured vehicle parked on South Pierson Rd was entered and documents were stolen.


July 1, 2019; Theft from Motor vehicle; Overnight an unsecured vehicle parked on Richmond Ave was entered and change was stolen.


July 1, 2019; Bicycle Thefts; At approximately 3:30 pm several juveniles were stopped after being observed stealing a bicycle from North Terr.


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