Hoboken Police Blotter: St. Patty’s Parade

3/8/2011 Update:

Hoboken St. Patrick’s Parade moved to Wednesday

… After Howard Stern reads Hoboken411 Police Blotter

Hoboken411 simply did his job reporting on the 2011 Hoboken St. Patrick’s Parade. You have your usual photo galleries of the parade and the revelers, along with a live chat between residents – and an ongoing live police blotter of the days incidents.

Well, today – Howard Stern spent some time reading the Hoboken411 Police Blotter. Rattling off a few key points.

Shortly thereafter – the City of Hoboken announced that the parade will be moved to Wednesday next year – due to the violent nature of the day’s incidents. Funny how their tune changes – just two days after saying well how things went – and we were on a road to improvement.

By The Numbers: Parade Day Violence, so far…

  • 30 Arrests
  • 16 Simple Assaults
  • 6 Aggravated Assaults
  • 4 Thefts
  • 2 Sexual Assaults
  • 1 Robbery

This year it wasn’t just drunken idiots walking around with open containers, peeing and puking in public.

Sources in the HPD report more violence, anger and disrespect for police authority in Hoboken this year. Sources say the sexual assaults reportedly involved multiple males on single females, including a bizarre incident at the Columbian Towers senior citizens building. These are just the sexual assaults that have been reported. One police officer was nearly stabbed in the line of duty by an angry drunk wielding a knife. That guy’s lucky he didn’t wake up in the hospital with a gunshot wound.

Meanwhile, Mayor Dawn Zimmer was seen on Channel 7 Sunday morning spinning bragging that all went well in Hoboken on Parade Day without major incidents. Really Mayor?

See the list below – remember – this is just a partial compilation of what Hoboken411 personally documented. It’s likely around 40% of the actual incidents.

Hoboken crime and fire action: March 5, 2011

An ongoing list of various noteworthy incidents, crimes and fire-calls throughout the day for Saturday, March 5, 2011. This post will be updated and “bumped” periodically.

  • Miscellaneous Incidents
    12:59am: 124 Garden St. – “noise complaint…”
    12:47am: 3rd & Wash – “party passed out drunk near McDonalds…”
    (Hoboken411 took a brief break – cool with that?)
    11:08pm: Two idiots arrested at 3rd and Willow – will they learn? Nah.
    11:03pm: 1st and River – Car strikes “Hoboken Rapid Deployment Vehicle” near Lana Lounge
    11:01pm: Hoboken411 enjoys Truglio’s Hamburgers! Best on planet earth
    11:00pm: “Intoxicated Person” at 11th and Washington – what a coincidence!
    10:40pm: Fight 513 1st Street – knife involved – multiple cops responding
    10:28pm: Still alarm of fire “Odor of smoke” 320 Jackson St.
    10:20pm: 102 Bloomfield – “Very intoxicated Female” – Attractive
    10:07pm: 3rd & Bloomfield – passed out drunk
    10:03pm: Spa Diner – reports of a fight
    9:22pm: Another drunk with head injury – 95 Hudson St. – What’s up with downtown?
    9:18pm: Drunk with head injury – 93 Garden Street
    9:13pm: Assault – 6th & Clinton – Actor running southbound from 5th & Clinton
    9:02pm: 1st & Grand – Female laceration to the face “bleeding heavily” EMS en route
    9:00pm: Female passed out in cab at 505 Madison St.
    8:45pm: Double Drunk Feature: Man down 5th & River – Woman down 2nd & Park
    8:39pm: The 10th & Park fight – they’re looking for a man with gun…
    8:38pm: Fight – 10th and Park – you think they had anything to drink?
    8:31pm: Drunk passed out on ground…
    8:20pm: Spa Diner “unruly drunk”
    8:15pm: Man tried stealing liquor at Farside Bar
    8:00pm: female rape victim at HUMC Hospital.
    7:56pm: 415 Washington – street fight
    7:53pm: 702 Washington – folks tossing crap out windows
    7:39pm: Female passes out in Port-o-John – Hudson St. & Hudson Pl.
    7:35pm: Drunk Arrested at 3rd & Adams
    7:29pm: Fire investigation at 1023 Washington St. Reports of smoke on roof
    7:28pm: Three Arrested at 3rd & Jefferson 2 males – 1 female
    7:18pm: fight at 5th and Wash – EMS requested
    7:00pm: fight at 9th and Wash
    6:58pm: mayhem – fight in front of teak – and assault at 2nd and river
    6:55pm: 1315 Washington fight at Sushi House
    6:50pm: 11th and Grand “man down”
    6:45pm: man assaulted 10th & Willow
    6:37pm: 118 Washington – “fight going good…”
    6:36pm: 4th & Garden – drunk tries breaking into Ambulance “he’s in bad shape”
    6:28pm: 6th & Garden – unconscious drunk…
    6:16pm: 704 Grand St. “intoxicated male” EMS en route
    6:12pm: 55 Newark St. “Debris flying out the window”
    5:55pm: 413 Washington – ticket for open container
    5:49pm: 1st & Bloomfield – overly intoxicated male – EMS dispatched
    5:27pm: 422 Washington Street – 4 disorderly summonses issued
    5:18pm: 8th and Clinton – “Female with severe burn to the arm”
    5:14pm: “Man waving gun” at 14th Street Ferry Terminal (idiot with cap gun)
    5:06pm: 11th and Clinton – two arrests
    4:55pm: Officer requesting backup near 1st & River post office – fight (and arrest)
    4:46pm: Robbery at TEAK bar
    4:45pm: Two fire alarms – 333 River and 505 Madison St.
    4:44pm: 6th & Willow – Street fight
    4:41pm: 1024 Clinton – one injured male – and another “tearing up the lobby…”
    4:40pm: (UNCONFIRMED) but “DOA” reported at HUMC Hospital – supposedly a young girl
    4:35pm: Observer & Park – Street fight (probably over something stupid)
    4:33pm: NJ Transit Bus terminal downtown – incapacitated male
    4:22pm: two fire calls – 91 Grand and 405 Washington
    4:16pm: 460 5th Street – injured party – assault in apt 6E
    4:15pm: Sinatra Park – “Man Down”
    4:14pm: Hudson St. & Hudson Place – drunk male belligerent with Police
    4:13pm: 800 Madison – drunk female passed out – EMS requested
    4:06pm: 66 Madison – pedestrian hit by car – EMS on scene
    3:57pm: 63 5th Street – ticket for open container
    3:56pm: 106 6th Street – ticket for open container
    3:54pm: 300 Grand – ticket for open container
    3:45pm: 204 Washington St. – unconscious drunk needs ambulance for survival
    3:42pm: 3rd & Grand – ticket for open container
    3:41pm: 1st & Washington – intoxicated person – EMS en route
    3:38pm: 153 8th Street – fight
    3:36pm: 254 6th Street – fight
    3:35pm: 1st & Bloomfield – Open Container behind city hall
    3:28pm: 1001 Clinton – fire alarms activated
    3:24pm: two car accidents – 2nd & Marshall and 1st & Grand
    3:17pm: 5th and Grand – male assaulted two females then threw brick through window
    3:06pm: 3rd & Jackson – intoxicated male
    2:44pm: 10th and Bloom – open container summons
    2:16pm: 12th & Wash – injured party – EMS dispatched
    2:13pm: 606 Grand Street – ticket for open container
    2:13pm: 212 Adams – four tickets issued
    2:12pm: 102 1th Street – two tickets for disorderly
    2:10pm: 203 Court Street – ticket for public urination
    2:10pm: 219 Grand – person passed out in hallway
    1:59pm: 4 tickets issued unruly house 1014 Wash
    1:58pm: 2nd & Wash – ticket for open container
    1:49pm: Smoke reported at 805/807 Wash – turned out to be unruly house
    1:48pm: ticket for open container at 2nd and Jackson
    1:31pm: idiots throwing bottles from 333 River towards the W Hotel entrance – tickets issued
    1:22pm: 704 Washington – bottle thrown out of window
    1:17pm: 106 Washington – one ticket issued – open container
    12:57pm: Two tickets issued – 800 Jefferson
    12:41pm: “Large group walking westbound on 6th St. damaging parked cars…”
    12:35pm: Girl exposes breasts – 8th & Clinton
    12:30pm: 801 Madison – idiot pulls fire alarm
    12:26pm: 250 3rd Street – ticket for open container
    12:10pm: 1036 Garden – $2000 ticket for open container
    11:44am: Illegally parked cars 12th & Clinton – “making it difficult for buses to turn”
    11:38am: Hoboken Batman helping HPD with Traffic
    11:25am: Councilman Peter Cunningham – Car illegally parked – blocking intersection 10th and Garden
  • Unruly House Parties
    6:47pm – 323 Willow – unruly house party
    6:27pm – 827 Willow – balcony issues (“cake boss” family member)
    6:05pm – 227 Adams – apt. 9 – “out of control party” AGAIN
    5:52pm – 227 Adams St. – disorderly house
    5:36pm – 235 Hudson Street – hundreds of idiots causing a scene HPD responding for the 4th time
    5:21pm – 800 Washington – unauthorized rooftop party
    3:31pm – 116 Willow – large party (and assault)
    2:46pm – 716 Grand – HFD en route – hazard
    2:44pm – 114 Clinton – overcrowding
    1:27pm – 726 Wash – large group drinking
    1:03pm – 1st & Hudson rooftop
    12:57pm – 1210 Hudson – unauthorized rooftop – Applied housing
    12:53pm – 77 River Street – Apt. 3 & 4 & Lobby “large unruly crowd”
    12:50pm – 1015 Washington “throwing cups and things out the window…”
    12:35pm – 1026 Bloomfield – ditto
    12:34pm – 9th & wash – unruly balcony party…
    12:24pm – 9th & monroe – “overflowing balcony”
    12:19pm – 7th & Garden “Roof top party about to be busted up…”
    12:15pm – 409 Washington – House party – ticket issued
    12:10pm – 301 Grand – overcrowding
    12:00pm – 701 Garden – unruly house party
    11:46am – 408 Washington “Large party, rooftops, windows, fire escapes…”
    11:36am – 4th and Monroe – Party on Roof
    11:28am – Tickets issued – 517 Bloomfield St…
    11:20am – 1035 Bloomfield – loud backyard party
    11:20am – 120 Washington Street – unauthorized rooftop party
    11:07am – 104 14th Street – loud party
    11:04am – 61 Court Street – loud rooftop party
    11:00am – 513 Bloomfield Street – drunks!

More updates to come…

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108 Comments on "Hoboken Police Blotter: St. Patty’s Parade"

4 years 11 months ago

Bush league

4 years 11 months ago

Bush league DOA? Wow

4 years 11 months ago

Bush league drunks passing out/being disorderly, not in reference to the serious crimes.[quote comment=”203931″]Bush league DOA? Wow[/quote]