Search Underway for Missing Newark Woman

Police in Newark requests the public’s assistance in locating Ms. Nedra Pereira, 37, of Newark, who was reported missing today.

Ms. Pereira was last seen in the area of the Stephen Crane Village Housing Complex on Saturday, December 29th, 2018.

Police say she is described as 5’6” tall and 210 lbs. with a medium brown complexion, black hair and brown eyes.

While detectives are actively searching for Ms. Pereira, we seek the public’s help in quickly locating her and returning her to her family.

Director Ambrose urges anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Nedra Pereira to call the Department’s 24-hour CrimeStoppers Tip Line at: 1-877-NWK-TIPS (1-877-695-8477) or 1-877-NWK-GUNS (1-877-695-4867).