Boonton Police Department

Police Blotter 4-3-2012

Police Blotter 4-3-2012
On March 27 at 6:03 PM Hannan Zafar age 23 of Boonton posted bail on an outstanding contempt of court warrant. He was processed and released.

On March 28 at 12:46 AM Patrolman Karl Mangino observed a vehicle on Myrtle Ave with no license plates stopped at the traffic light at Vreeland Ave and Myrtle Ave. A motor vehicle stop was conducted and the driver identified as Rafael L Durham age 27 of Irvington was identified as the driver. In speaking with the driver the Officer observed that he appeared intoxicated and detected a strong odor of alcoholic beverage. He was placed under arrest and transported to police headquarters for processing where he was additionally charged with unregistered vehicle, no insurance, driving without a license and reckless driving he was processed and released pending a court date.

On March 29, at 6:12 PM Police observed a male in the middle of the roadway on Boonton Ave who was yelling at passing vehicles and refused to move to the side of the roadway when asked to do so. When officer continued to ask the individual to get out of the roadway he began yelling obscenities at the officers. Police charged Michael C Tidey age 27 of Boonton with disorderly conduct. He was processed and released pending a court date.

A charge is merely an accusation, and the defendants are presumed innocent unless proven guilty