Seaside Park police have released their weekly blotter, including a sampling of the calls to which officers responded over the past week. So far, the department has responded to 239 calls for service.
The blotter appears below:
First Aid – Police and Tri-Boro First Aid Squad responded to help a victim experiencing abdominal pain. Officers and EMS arrived and began to assess the patient at the scene. They were later transported to Community Medical Center for further treatment.
Arrest – Police were called to the area of O St. and Lake Ave. for a report of an unconscious male. Officers arrived and located the subject at the playground. After speaking with the subject and investigating the situation it was determined that the subject was in possession of heroin. The male was placed under arrest and transported to police headquarters. The subject was processed and charged with possessing fourteen doses of heroin.
Alarm – Police responded to the area of 11th and Barnegat for a burglar alarm activation. Officers arrived and checked the perimeter of the residence. No signs of forced entry were observed. An authorized person was found to be inside the residence, and it was determined the alarm was set off in error.
Overdose – Police were dispatched to the area of Farragut and the Boulevard for a female who was overdosing. Officers arrived and began to assess the victim who was unresponsive. Police administered Narcan and began first aid as EMS arrived. The subject slowly became alert and was transported to Community Medical Center for further treatment.
Gas Leak – Police and the Seaside Park Volunteer Fire Company were dispatched to the area of D St. and Central for a gas leak. The leak occurred from some work being done at a residence. Police and fire secured the scene and waited until NJNG could arrive and fix the problem. The gas company arrived and were able to repair the issue.
Motor Vehicle Violation – While on patrol, officers initiated a motor vehicle stop in the area of Farragut and Central for a vehicle traveling 52 in a 25 m.p.h. zone. After further investigation, it was determined that the vehicle was not registered, nor did it have insurance, and the driver did not possess a license. The vehicle was impounded, and the driver was issued multiple summonses for their violations.
Fight – Police responded to the area of 5th Avenue beach for a report of a fight involving multiple people. The fight had broken up before police arrived. The subjects fled in a black Ford Mustang. One involved party who had a visible injury to his head was located. The subject was unwilling to provide police with any information regarding the other subjects, and he also refused any medical treatment. The subject was advised of complaint procedures if he wished to press charges at a later time.
Carbon Monoxide Alarm – Police and the Seaside Park Volunteer Fire Company responded to the area of O St. and N. Bayview Avenue for a report of a carbon monoxide alarm activation. Officers arrived and brought the occupants out in the fresh air. The fire company arrived and checked the interior of the residence with their sensors to ensure there was no danger. After further investigation it was determined that the alarm was set off in error and needed to be replaced.
Missing Person – Police responded to a residence in the area of L St. and Central Avenue for a report of a missing female. Officers responded and spoke to the caller and gathered all the information needed to generate a report. The description of the missing person was disseminated to patrols and neighboring jurisdictions. Officers began searching and the female subject was located in Seaside Heights and was reunited with her family.