From Maplewood Police:
February 26, 2017; Shoplifting; At approximately 3:30 Pm, a male entered
the CVS on Valley St, picked up several bars of soap and left the store
without paying. He then fled on a bicycle toward South Orange.
February 25, 2017; Shoplifting, At approximately 8 AM, officers
responded to the Walgreens on Springfield Ave on a reported
shoplifting. Christopher Black, age 47 of Irvington was taken into
custody and charged with shoplifting following the investigation on
February 21, 2017; Theft
from Auto; During the overnight hours two unsecured vehicles parked on
Park Ave were entered. Change was removed from one of them and a pair
of sunglasses were removed from the other vehicle.
February 22, 2017; Theft from Auto; Between 9 PM and 10:30 PM a
unsecured vehicle on Fernwood Rd and an unsecured vehicle on the 200
block of Elmwood Ave were entered. A purse and credit cards were stolen
from one vehicle and a cell phone and change were stolen from the other
February 23, 2017; Motor Vehicle Theft, During the overnight hours, a
Jeep Liberty was stolen from Newark Way. The vehicle was later
recovered in Newark.
February 25,2017; Motor Vehicle Theft; Sometime between 7 AM and 3 PM a vehicle was stolen from the DPW parking lot.
February 26, 2017; Burglary; Sometime over the previous week a vacant
home on Boyden Parkway was entered and copper pipes were stolen.