Month: December 2018

Distraction Theft at ACME

On December 8, 2018, at about 1401 hours, a female subject approached a shopper at the ACME located at 100 Suburban Plaza, Newark.  The female engaged the victim in conversation, while a male subject stood behind them.  A short time later, the male suspect…

Shoplifter Saturday – Weekly Shoplifting Arrests in Newark

As part of the Newark Police Holiday Shoplifting Initiative, the following subjects were arrested, or are wanted, for shoplifting and related crimes during the past week: The following subject is WANTED by Newark Police for the listed crimes(s).  Visit our tips page for methods of providing…

Fire at Super 8 on East Main Street

On December 7, 2018, at about 2232 hours, a fire was reported in a guest room at the Super 8 located at 268 East Main Street.  Arriving officers found a fire in a second floor guest room and were able to evacuate the occupant…