Police and Fire South Orange

Solar Panels Damaged at Oheb Shalom

Below is the police blotter from the South Orange Police Department from May 1 through May 8, 2014. Find more information at Southorange.org/Police.
5/8/2014
Theft from SHU
A Seton Hall University student stated that sometime around 5:45 pm on May 7 she was studying in the library and had left her pocketbook unattended for a minute. When she returned, she discovered it had been stolen. Her pocketbook is black in color and contained several personal items including her driver’s license and numerous credit cards.
Criminal mischief
The director of Temple Oheb Shalom located on Scotland Rd. stated that sometime recently an unknown actor(s) had gained access to the temple’s roof and damaged six solar panels. It appears the damage was done by using a rock.
5/5/2014
Theft 
A Page Terr. resident stated that sometime between Sunday 4-27-14 and Wednesday 5-1-14 an unknown actor(s) had removed a copper drain pipe from the side of his residence.
Burglary to garage
A Hartford Ct. resident stated that sometime between 3:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 1, and 4:30 p.m. on Friday, May 2, an unknown actor(s) had entered his unlocked garage and removed a black trek bicycle with red metallic pedals.

 

Theft from vehicles
Sometime during the overnight hours of Thursday 5-1-14 two vehicles (2010 VW and a 2009 Nissan) were entered while parked in driveways on Charlton Ave. A wallet was stolen from one vehicle and a GPS unit and a book bag was removed from the other vehicle.

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