SCOTCH PLAINS POLICE DEPARTMENT
POLICE ACTIVITY
2018


DATE           DESCRIPTION


02/03   Joseph M. Alianiello, age 31 of Middletown, N.J. was arrested by Off. Sopko on an Outstanding Warrant out of Scotch Plains.

02/03   Taileen Alvarez, age 30 of East Stroudsburg, PA was arrested and charged with unlawful Possession of Prescription drugs during a motor vehicle stop conducted by Off. Smolinski. Alvarez was transported to headquarters and processed.

02/05   Eugene T. Johnson, age 27 of Hillside, N.J. was arrested on an Outstanding Warrant out of Fanwood, N.J. during a motor vehicle stop conducted by Off. Citarella. Johnson was then transported to headquarters and processed.

02/08   Derric J. Coleman, age 22 of Plainfield, N.J. was arrested by Off. Tripet on an Outstanding Warrant out of Scotch Plains.

02/09   Castor A. Toro, age 52 of Scotch Plains, N.J. was arrested and charged with Driving Under the Influence during a motor vehicle stop conducted by Off. VonLangen. Toro was then transported to headquarters and processed.

02/10   Samani Glover-Drew, age 25 of Plainfield, N.J. was arrested by Off. Luciano on an Outstanding Warrant out of Scotch Plains, N.J.

02/12   Joshua M. Foote, age 25 of Plainfield, N.J. was arrested and charged with Possession of Marijuana during a motor vehicle stop conducted by Off. Smolinski. Foote was then transported to headquarters and processed.

02/12   Eddie W. Swanson, age 23 of Rahway, N.J., was arrested on an Outstanding Warrant out of Clark, N.J. during a motor vehicle stop conducted by Off. Rich Sopko. Swanson was then transported to headquarters and processed.

02/14
  Sean C. Hairston, age 44 of North Brunswick, N.J., was arrested by Off. Smolinski on an outstanding warrant out of Scotch Plains.

02/14
  Damaris Velazquez, age 35 of Perth Amboy, N.J., was arrested on an Outstanding Warrant out of Pohatcong, N.J. during a motor vehicle stop conducted by Off. Florio. Velazquez was then transported to headquarters and processed.

02/15
  A resident on Mohawk Lane reported their vehicle was Burglarized between the hours on 0830 am and 1130 am. Miscellaneous items were taken, and the incident is under investigation.

02/17
  Akissi C. Lewis, age 46 of Chicago IL., was arrested by Off. Tripet on an Outstanding Warrant out of Scotch Plains.

02/18
  Tanisha C. Sharp, Age 39 of Elizabeth, N.J., was arrested and charged with Obstruction of Justice during a disturbance at the Scotchwood Diner. Off. Hernandez and Sgt. Hayeck responded to the diner on a report of a patron who was refusing to leave. Sharp remained uncooperative and was then placed under arrest. Sharp was also found to have an active warrant out of Elizabeth, N.J. and was transported to headquarters and processed.

02/20   A resident on Julia Court reported a Fraud. The victim stated he received a threatening letter in the mail demanding repayment of money he never borrowed.

02/20   The management of the Scotch Plains Exxon located at 1800 Rt. 22 reported a Theft of services. Someone paid the attendant with a suspected counterfeit bill.

02/21   Charrell C. Thompson, age 28 of Rahway, N.J. was arrested on Outstanding Warrants out of Rahway, NJ during a motor vehicle stop conducted by Off. Leyden and was then transported to headquarters and processed.

02/21   A resident of Duncan Drive reported a Fraud. Someone gained access to their Macy’s credit account and made several online purchases.

02/22   Samuel V. Hanciles, age 28 of Scotch Plains, N.J. was arrested by Off. Ostrowski and charged with Trespassing at the Quick-Chek located at 1928 Westfield Avenue. Hanciles was also found to have an active warrant out of Scotch Plains.

02/24   Rasheed Z. Perry, age 25 of Plainfield, N.J. was arrested on Outstanding Warrants out of Plainfield, North Plainfield and New Brunswick, N.J. by Off. Ostrowski and Off. Gitto. Also arrested was Jason Okoro, age 26 of Scotch Plains on an Outstanding Warrant out of Fanwood, N.J. The arrests were the result of a disorderly persons investigation in the 1100 block of Jefferson Avenue and both parties were transported to headquarters and processed.

02/24   Charles Baumann, age 27 of Union, N.J. was arrested on an Outstanding Warrant out of Scotch Plains during a motor vehicle stop conducted by Off. Vonlangen. Baumann was then transported to headquarters and processed.

02/25   Jovan D. Williams, age 31 of North Brunswick, N.J. was arrested on an Outstanding Warrant out of South Bound Brook, N.J. during a motor vehicle stop conducted by Off. Serafin. Williams was then transported to headquarters and processed.

02/25   Samuel V. Hanciles, age 28 of Scotch Plains was arrested by Off. Vonlangen for Trespassing at the Quick-Chek located at 1928 Westfield Avenue.

02/25   Rafael F. Aguirre, age 33 of New Providence, N.J. was arrested and charged with Driving Under the Influence, Possession of Suspected Cocaine and Possession with Intent to Distribute Suspected Cocaine during a motor vehicle stop conducted by Off. Everitt. Aguirre was then transported to headquarters, processed and lodged in the Union County Jail with the assistance of Off. Serafin.

02/26   Gerrell J. Jones, age 21 of Plainfield, N.J. was arrested and charged with Possession of Marijuana during a motor vehicle stop conducted by Off. D. Belford and Off. Smolinski. Jones was then transported to headquarters and processed.

02/26   Samuel Hanciles, age 28 of Scotch Plains, N.J. was arrested and charged Possession of Marijuana, Lewdness and Defiant Trespass. Sgt. Hayeck and Lt. Zito observed Hanciles at the 7-11 store on Park Avenue urinating on the side of the building. Hanciles had been warned numerous times by management that he was not welcome on the property. Hanciles was then transported to headquarters and processed.

02/28   Mardoqueo Ciprian, age 33 of North Plainfield, N.J. was arrested on an Outstanding Warrant out of Scotch Plains by Off. Sopko. Ciprian was then processed and transported to the Union County Jail.