Yearly Archives: 2017

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Happy New Year!

Have a happy, healthy and safe New Year! Please get home safe, do not drink and drive. We'd like to remind everyone that not only are fireworks dangerous and illegal to set off, especially in a residential neighborhood, but something you may not have thought of is they can also be a trigger for combat [...]

By | 2018-03-06T19:40:54+00:00 December 31st, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Happy New Year!

Code Blue

CODE BLUE ALERT: A Code Blue alert is declared whenever temperatures drop below the freezing point and weather conditions pose a danger to the homeless population. The Code Blue Alert allows authorities to take homeless people to local shelters or other agencies, known as Warming Centers. These shelters make additional beds and space available until [...]

By | 2018-03-06T19:40:22+00:00 December 29th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Code Blue

Shore 2 Help

   This week the Toms River Police Department sent care package to the Beaumont Texas Police Department. To personalize the donations, the boxes were filled with PBA blankets donated by the Toms River Police Foundation, and along with over $3000 in gift cards that we were able to purchase through the generous donations of our employees, the [...]

By | 2018-03-06T19:37:41+00:00 December 22nd, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Shore 2 Help

2017 Jingle Bells 5K Run

    On behalf of the Toms River Police Foundation, Jingle Bells Run, we want to thank all the runners who came out to enjoy our 19th annual 5K run. Special thank you to our officers and staff who helped keep everyone safe.  We had one of our best runs ever; it is because of the support [...]

By | 2018-03-06T19:38:30+00:00 December 8th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on 2017 Jingle Bells 5K Run

A Busy November

              November was a bitter-sweet month for the Toms River Police Department.  We are sad to see Sergeant Timothy Sysol retire.  Sgt. Sysol’s incredible work ethic, professionalism and fantastic sensor of humor will be greatly missed on a daily basis, but he is forever part of our TRPD family!  [...]

By | 2018-03-06T19:51:05+00:00 November 22nd, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on A Busy November

Girl Scouts of the Jersey Shore – Dancing with the Stars

We are very grateful to all those who supported Detective Grosse in his Girl Scouts of the Jersey Shore - Dancing With the Stars debut! The judges were outstanding and spot on with their critiques. To keep judging fair, Chief Little stepped away from the judges table, replaced by a substitute, during Tom's dance. It [...]

By | 2017-11-20T19:19:48+00:00 November 20th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Girl Scouts of the Jersey Shore – Dancing with the Stars

A surprise for Annie!

Last night, members of the TRPD Midnight Shift surprised our favorite Dunkin' Donuts employee with a gift. Annie recently lost her house and all of her possessions in a house fire. After learning this, both Midnight Shift squads along with the TRPBA and the TRFOP raised some funds to help. She is well known throughout [...]

By | 2017-11-21T16:29:10+00:00 November 2nd, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on A surprise for Annie!

JBJ Soul Kitchen Chili Cook-Off

Congratulations to the  Toms River PBA 137 for their 3rd straight win in the Annual JBJ Soul Kitchen Chili Cook-Off!  Nice work to our chefs! Thank you JBJ Soul Kitchen for organizing this great event!  For more information on this event click here:  http://www.app.com/story/entertainment/music/2017/11/13/bon-jovi-soul-kitchen-chili-cook-off-toms-river-p-d-wins-third-in-a-row/857511001/

By | 2017-11-21T16:28:02+00:00 October 28th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on JBJ Soul Kitchen Chili Cook-Off

Ocean of Love – Billboard Radiothon

We were honored to take place in one of our favorite events of the year.  Partnered with all emergency services in Toms River we were able to collectively donate over $10,000! http://1057thehawk.com/watch-amazing-response-from-toms-river-emergency-services/

By | 2017-11-21T16:57:17+00:00 October 26th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Ocean of Love – Billboard Radiothon

Special Olympics Plane Pull

We are so proud of our guys for pulling it together today for our Brother Brett Hansen and winning the Plane Pull at Newark Airport to raise money for Special Olympics. Out of 52 teams, they were the only team to do it in under 7 seconds! Way to go guys!  Check out the video [...]

By | 2017-12-08T19:51:45+00:00 September 30th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Special Olympics Plane Pull