Tuesday, Jan. 1—Burglary to a North Mountain Avenue residence. Electronics and jewelry were taken. Access was gained by breaking a window.
Wednesday, Jan. 2—Burglary to New Jin Lin Chinese, 350 Bloomfield Ave. Access was gained by smashing the front entryway door. An unknown amount of money was taken from the cash drawer.
Friday, Jan. 5—Burglary to Fin Raw Bar & Kitchen, 183 Glenridge Ave. A cash drawer was taken. There was no sign of forced entry.
Friday, Jan. 5—Theft of a 2017 black Toyota Rav4 from a residential driveway on North Willow Street.
Monday, Jan. 7—Two bicycles were stolen from a garage on Sutherland Road.
Thursday, Jan. 3—A 22-year-old man from Clifton was arrested on Park Street and charged with DWI.
Saturday, Jan. 5—A 36-year-old man from Maryland was arrested on Valley Road and charged with DWI.
Thursday, Jan. 3—Two male juveniles were observed throwing rocks at a cargo van, shattering a side window. The juveniles fled the area on foot.
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