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Montclair Township Police Department
647 Bloomfield Avenue
Montclair, NJ 07042

David P. Sabagh, Police Chief

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Mission Statement of the Montclair Police Department

It is the mission of the Montclair Police Department to provide professional police service to the community by adhering to the values of respect, accountability and integrity.

MPD Promotes 9 to Higher Ranks PDF Print E-mail

Thursday, February 4, 2016

Nine Montclair Police officers were promoted to higher ranks yesterday during a swearing in ceremony conducted by Municipal Clerk Linda Wanat in township Council Chambers:

Acting Captain Tracy Frazzano and Lieutenants Stephen J. Graybush and and Emil Dul were promoted to the rank of captain.

Acting Lieutenant Thomas D. Flynn and Seargeants Stephanie I. Egnezzo and William M. Kagan were promoted to the rank of lieutenant.

Acting Sergeant Christopher Locklear, Offier Dean M. Berardi and Detective Terence S. Turner were promoted to the rank of sergeant.

Watch the swearing-in ceremony on TV34.

Nine Montclair Police officers promoted to higher ranks

Bottom L-R: Sgt. Dean Berardi, Capt. Tracy Frazzano, Capt. Emil Dul, Capt. Stephen Graybush, Sgt. Terence Turner
Top L-R: Lt. Stephanie Egnezzo, Lt. William Kagan, Lt. Thomas Flynn, Sgt. Christopher Locklear

Police Blotter for 02-02-16 PDF Print E-mail

Montclair Police Department
Blotter 02-02-2016


1-26-2016 (Warren Place) Ms Deborah Friedman, 47 yoa from Montclair, was arrested for Criminal Trespass. Ms Friedman was also found to have an open warrant out of the City of Newark ($1,000). A $1,500/10% bail was set for Ms. Friedman.

1-27-2016 (South Park Street) Mr. Paul Randall, 18 yoa from Montclair, and a male juvenile, were arrested for Simple Assault. Mr. Randall was summons and released.

1-27-2016 (Orange Rd) Mr. Timere Payne, 18 yoa from Montclair, was arrested for: Possession of Controlled Dangerous Substance (CDS); Possession of CDS with Intent to distribute; Distribution of CDS within 1,000 feet of a school, Distribution of CDS within 500 feet of public housing. Bail was set at ($30,000/10%)

1-29-2016 (Brookdale Park) Mr. Vincent Bailey, 68 yoa from Montclair, was arrested for Disorderly Conduct. Mr. Bailey was summonsed and released.

1-29-2016 (Pine St & Claremont Ave) Mr. William T Higgs, 27 yoa from Montclair, was arrested on an outstanding warrant out of Montclair. ($450)

1-30-2016 (Pine St) Mr. Anthony Webber, 52 yoa from Montclair, was arrested on an open warrant out of Montclair. Bail was set at ($2,500/10%)


1-26-2016 (Glenridge Ave) Theft from a food delivery vehicle -- approximately $50 worth of food was taken from the unlocked vehicle.

1-27-2016 (Pine St) Theft from a motor vehicle parked in a parking lot. A dell laptop computer was taken in this incident

1-29-2016 (Park St) A tote bag containing personal effects was stolen

1-29-2016 (Park St) A wallet was stolen from inside an office building

Motor Vehicle Theft

1-29-2016 (Highland Ave) a gray Audi A6 was stolen from a resident’s driveway.


1-29-2016 (Fairfield St) Vandalism to a motor vehicle. A vehicle’s driver side window was smashed in. Nothing was reported stolen from the vehicle.

1-31-2016 (Bloomfield Ave) Vandalism to a business. The store’s front glass window and glass door was shattered. Nothing was reported stolen from the business.

James Milano
Detective Sergeant
Montclair Police Department

MPD CSU Officers Pay a Visit to Precious Jewels Preschool PDF Print E-mail

Officer Anjannette Johnson, and Sergeant Tyrone Williams of the Montclair Police Department Community Service Unit (CSU) visited Precious Jewels preschool on January 19. They engaged the children in conversations about safety, stranger danger, and respect (obeying their parents and teachers). They also talked with the preschoolers about emergencies and using 911. The children were able to interact one-on-one with the officers, fostering positive police/youth relations.

Officer Johnson talking with preschoolers

Officer Johnson with Precious Jewels preschoolers

Three MPD Probationary Officers Sworn In Last Week PDF Print E-mail

Officers Matthew J. Dobrowolski, Christian S. Dorsey and Tahron E. Green were sworn in last week as Montclair Police Department probationary officers by Municipal Deputy Clerk Juliet Lee in township Council Chambers.

Officers Dobrowolski, Dorsey and Green with Police Chief Sabagh

L-R: Officers Dobrowolski and Dorsey, Chief Sabagh, Officer Green

Police Blotter for 01-26-16 PDF Print E-mail

Montclair Police Department
Blotter 01-26-2016


01-25-2016 (Nishuane Road) Ms. Michelle Jean-Louis, 29yoa from Montclair, was arrested on open warrants out of Glen Ridge ($750) and NJSP ($2500)


01-21-2016 (Westview Road) Theft from a motor vehicle parked in a residential driveway. A GPS was taken in this incident.

01-19-2016 (North Fullerton Avenue) Theft of a bicycle from an unlocked garage.

01-22-2016 (North Fullerton) Theft of a bicycle from a residential garage


01-19-2016 (Portland Place) A tree in the backyard of a residence fell, taking down power lines and crushing the roof of a 2011 BMW. Nobody was injured in this incident.

01-20-2016 (Orange Road) A 2003 Cadillac, reported stolen out of Newark, was discovered parked in the street. The vehicle was unoccupied.

01-22-2016 (Bloomfield Avenue) A vehicle traveling on Bloomfield Avenue near the Glen Ridge border had an item thrown at it, shattering the windshield. A group of juveniles were then observed running into Glenfield Park.

01-24-2016 (Claridge Court) Two vehicles were vandalized while parked in a driveway. Both vehicles had deep scratches on the sides and trunk.

01-25-2016 (South Fullerton) Vandalism to a vehicle. Eggs were thrown at a vehicle parked in the driveway of a residence.

D/Lt. David O’Dowd

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