Scotch Plains Crime
Crime, law and justice, and police blotter near Scotch Plains, NJ or anywhere in the US.
Recent Crime News
Wednesday Feb 26 | via The Jersey Journal
SCOTCH PLAINS - On Feb. 17, the manager of a Route 22 business reported being a victim of a theft after someone left without paying for approximately $35 in gas, police said. Comment?
Sunday Feb 23 | via The Jersey Journal
SCOTCH PLAINS - On Feb. 14, the manager of a Route 22 business reported being a victim of a burglary after someone entered his business sometime overnight, police said. Comment?
Friday Feb 21 | via The Jersey Journal
SCOTCH PLAINS - On Feb. 12, a resident of Carri Farm Court reported being a victim of a theft after she had a party and someone removed several items from her house, police said. Comment?
Thursday Feb 20 | via The Alternative Press
Police have filed charges against 28-year-old Robert Dietz following the shooting at 1988 Church Ave. in Scotch Plains on Tuesday morning, Feb. 18. charged with third-degree aggravated assault, fourth-degree pointing a loaded firearm at another person, and fourth-degree possession of a high-capacity magazine. Comment?
Wednesday Feb 19 | via The Jersey Journal
Scotch Plains police and Union County Sheriff's officers work the scene outside a shooting in a Scotch Plains home Tuesday. Comment?
Wednesday Feb 19 | via Courier News
The son of a township man who was injured Tuesday in a shooting has been charged in connection with the incident after authorities found 92 guns at their Church Avenue home. Comment?
Tuesday Feb 18 | via Courier News
Authorities have confirmed that a shooting inside a Church Avenue home Tuesday morning was accidental. Comment?
Tuesday Feb 18 | via Daily Record
Police are investigating a report of a shooting inside a home on the 1900 block of Church Avenue. Comment?
Monday Feb 17 | via The Alternative Press
Off. Redling stopped Gallagher for a motor vehicle violation on Tussel Lane and while speaking with her he smelled a strong odor of alcohol. Comment?
Friday Feb 14 | via The Alternative Press
She stated that sometime overnight an unknown suspect removed a metal shelving unit that was on the property. Comment?