The have responded to a variety of break-ins and thefts throughout Manalapan so far this month.
- On May 11, the owners of a house on Appomattox Dr. came home at around 9:20 p.m. to find their kitchen window broken. They told police that it had appeared as if someone attempted to enter their residence. Upon investigation, police officers determined that no entry was made beyond the kitchen window. The case is currently being investigated by Detective Reggie Grant and Ptl. Anthony Cascella.
- Sometime between May 5 and May 7, the garage of a Wintergreen Dr. home was entered and a purple Dyson Animal Ball vacuum cleaner was stolen. A 66-year-old Manalapan man, the owner of the the home, reported the theft. The vacuum was valued at $600. Ptl. Brian Cruse is investigating the incident.
- A trailer was reportedly stolen from the rear of an Iron Ore Road property. Police learned that the trailer was taken sometime between noon on May 2 and 2 p.m. on May 5. The owner of the trailer is a 55-year-old Manalapan man. The trailer is valued at $500, according to police. This theft is still under investigation.
- Percocet medication was reportedly stolen from the Knox Lane Group Home on May 8. During an inspection, the manager discovered that one of the resident's prescribed Percocet medication was missing, police reported. This case is pending further investigation.
- A Stone Bridge Court homeowner reported the theft of a portion of his BMW X5's front bumper. The victim told police that the section of the bumper was removed during the overnight hours between 9 p.m. on May 7 and 6 a.m. on May 8. The value of the bumper cover is beneath $500, police said. Ptl. Dennis O'Brien responded to the scene.