Crime, law and justice, and police blotter near Hoboken, NJ or anywhere in the US.
Recent Crime News
Yesterday | via NJ.com
Felix Dilone, 26, of Hoboken appeared in Central Judicial Processing in Jersey City via video link from the Hudson County jail in Kearny on March 2, 2015 on a bike theft charge. Jonathan Lin JERSEY CITY -- A Hoboken man who police say has stolen multiple bikes in separate incidents over the past year made a court appearance in Jersey City yesterday. Comment?
Thursday Feb 26 | via Patch.com
Hoboken Police today arrested a man in connection with reports of shots fired in the city on Friday, Feb. 13, authorities said. Jonathan Rodriguez, of Hoboken, was arrested and charged with aggravated assault, possession of a weapon and possession of a weapon for unlawful purpose, Hoboken Police said. Comment?
Friday Feb 20 | via NJ.com
HOBOKEN --An early morning fight on Friday left a man bleeding and unconscious on the sidewalk and a woman with three missing teeth, according to Hoboken police reports. Two men were arrested Friday morning after allegedly assaulting two people near 215 Washington Street. Comment?
Wednesday Feb 18 | via NJ.com
A bill that would subject security guards hired by private companies to the same strict regulations adhered to by security officer firms -- named in honor of the Jersey City police officer killed in the line of duty last year -- has been introduced by two Hudson County legislators. The "Melvin Santiago's Law" bill, sponsored by Assemblymen Charles Mainor, D-Jersey City, and Carmelo Garcia, D-Hoboken, would require that privately hired security officers register with the Superintendent of State Police and complete an education and training course. Comment?
Tuesday Feb 17 | via The Jersey Journal
HOBOKEN --A Jersey City man had heroin, crack cocaine and a switchblade when he was arrested on Friday night, police said. Luis Santiago, 22, was initially arrested for trespassing on Hoboken Housing Authority property, according to police reports. Comment?
Thursday Feb 12 | via The Jersey Journal
TRENTON - In light of how an ambulance could not access a parking deck after a 2013 fatal carjacking at The Mall at Short Hills, state legislators today moved forward a bill requiring certain parking garages to have an on-site emergency vehicle to access all levels of the facilities. But representatives of builders' groups raised concerns about the legislation, saying it creates logistical issues and could present undue burdens for some properties. Comment?
Tuesday Feb 10 | via The Jersey Journal
HOBOKEN --As a huge crowd left a Hoboken nightclub, a few fights broke out among patrons and a Manville man assaulted one of the club's bouncers, police said. Angelo Bell, 22, allegedly struck a bouncer at Reign on River Street, causing him to break his ankle. Comment?
Monday Feb 9 | via Patch.com
Victor Rivera was charged with burglary, theft, possession of a weapon for unlawful purposes, unlawful possession of a weapon, possession of burglary tools, and certain persons not have weapons. Shortly after 5 p.m. Saturday, Police Officer Michael Aviles and Special Police Officer Matthew Rossi were stopped near the corner of 6th Street and Willow Avenue when they saw Rivera, police said. Comment?
Thursday Feb 5 | via The Jersey Journal
HOBOKEN --A Jersey City woman was arrested on Wednesday after she allegedly stole sneakers, a scooter and several other items left outside various Hoboken apartments. Elsie Roldan, 30, went into the Clock Tower Apartments and took several items left outside various tenants' homes, said Sgt. Comment?
Wednesday Feb 4 | via Patch.com
The Hoboken Police Department has issued a nixle alert informing residents that they have enhanced park patrols, increased night and weekend presence and have expanded customer service hours. Since becoming Chief of Police on December 1, 2014, Chief Kenneth Ferrante has implemented a series of changes in the Hoboken Police Department to improve operations and service to the community. Comment?
Copyright © 2015 Topix LLC