Seaside Park police provided a sampling of their activity over the past week. The total number of calls for service up to this point in the week is 248.
Here is what has been reported:
Alarm – Police were dispatched to a burglar alarm activation in the area of Stockton and Ocean avenues. Officers arrived and checked the perimeter of the building and located and open door. Officers checked the building and located no signs of forced entry, and nothing appeared to be disturbed. The building was secured after being searched.
Verbal Dispute – Police responded to the area of Stockton and the Boulevard for a verbal argument between a male and female. Officers arrived and located the couple arguing on the corner. Officers separated the parties and spoke to those involved. Police were able to mediate the situation and they went their separate ways for the night.
DWI – Police responded to a single vehicle crash at I St. and Bayview Avenue. The driver was traveling at a high rate of speed traveling north heading towards I St. and did not turn and struck the curb and her vehicle ended up in the grass and brush. After speaking with the driver and further investigation it was determined the driver was intoxicated. The driver who was injured was sent to the hospital for treatment but was charged with driving while intoxicated and several other motor vehicle violations as well.
Community Policing – While on patrol in the area of Lafayette and Ocean Ave. a female subject had flagged officers down and requested their assistance. She advised police that she was not feeling well and needed someone to talk to. She was transported by police to the hospital to get the help that she needed.
Disturbance – Police responded to the area of Lafayette and Central for a report of a female yelling by the caller’s residence. Police arrived and located the subject. Officers spoke to the subject and was able to calm her down and escorted her safely back home.
Theft – Police responded to the area of G St. and Central for a theft report. Officers spoke to the caller and gathered the information needed to generate a report. A patio set was taken from their property, and they provided police with some surveillance footage. Officers checked for other cameras in the area that may have captured the incident. This matter is still under investigation.
Carbon Monoxide Alarm – Police and the Seaside Heights Volunteer Fire Company responded to the area of Lake and O St. for a carbon monoxide alarm. Officers and the fire department checked the residence and located no leaks of any kind with their equipment. The fire department deemed it was a faulty detector and advised the homeowner to replace it.
First Aid – Police were flagged down in the area of L St. beach for an unconscious female in their beach chair. Officers, lifeguards and EMS were on scene assessing the patient, but she was unresponsive. Oxygen was administered and the victim was taken off the beach and was placed into an ambulance and taken to Community Medical Center for treatment.