UNION BEACH — Police arrested 25 people here throughout December, according to the blotter posted to the department’s Facebook page.
Of the 25 people, eight were arrested on outstanding warrants. Police alleged charges for 15 specific crimes and filed 28 individual charges.
- Five people were charged with driving while intoxicated.
- Two people were charged with heroin possession.
- Two people were charged with possession of hypodermic syringes.
- Three people were charged with simple assault.
- Two people were charged with aggravated assault.
- One person was charged with providing false information to a police officer.
Of the 25 people arrested the youngest was 21 years old, and the oldest was 48. The average age was 34 years old.
Police arrested 16 men and nine women. Eight of the people arrested are from Union Beach, seven are from elsewhere in Monmouth County, eight are from elsewhere in New Jersey and one man is from Pennsylvania. One man had no hometown listed.