Monthly Archives: September 2017


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

End of Watch Officer Brett Hansen

It is with profound sadness and deep regret, that the Toms River Police Department announces the passing of Patrolman Brett Hansen badge # 412, at the age of 28. He passed unexpectedly after a brave and valiant battle recovering from extensive injuries sustained in an off-duty motor vehicle accident in January. Tragically, Brett was involved [...]

By | 2017-11-21T17:00:17+00:00 September 29th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on End of Watch Officer Brett Hansen

Semper 5k Run

Last weekend our officers participated in the Semper 5k Run in Seaside Heights. The race is held every year to honor and support the MARSOC Foundation, a project created to assist with Marines injured in combat or to the families of deceased Marines. This year’s race was held a year after explosions went off just [...]

By | 2017-09-24T17:05:07+00:00 September 24th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Semper 5k Run

“IronTeam” Endurance Competition

On September 20th, 2017 Toms River Police officers traveled to Laurel, Maryland to participate in the Prince George’s County Police Special Operations Division 8th Annual “IronTeam” Endurance Competition. A team of four Toms River Police officers competed against 30 other agencies which included law enforcement, fire fighters, military service members and government agencies. The Toms [...]

By | 2017-11-21T17:07:29+00:00 September 21st, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on “IronTeam” Endurance Competition

September 11th Recognition

September 11th is a day that we will never forget. In honor of this day, it was truly awesome to receive a visit from some of the residents at Brandywine Living. They came with beautiful baskets made up for our officers and staff. Each basket had a note attached that read, "In honor of 9/11, Brandywine [...]

By | 2017-11-21T18:28:36+00:00 September 11th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on September 11th Recognition

Sergeant Sundack Gives 9/11 Presentation

Sgt. Sundack giving a 9-11 Educational Presentation at High School East this morning as an assembly for the entire freshman class. The lecture includes the history of the World Trade Center and the events of 9-11 with photos and videos. These students were not born yet on 9-11-01. Principal Pat Thomas requests the presentation every [...]

By | 2017-11-21T17:11:33+00:00 September 11th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Sergeant Sundack Gives 9/11 Presentation

Beat The Chief – Push-up Contest

  We had such a blast today! It was awesome to see all the people jumping in on the fun! Whether you did 1 or 100 push-ups, we hope you had as much fun as we did! The clear winner today, with an impressive 120 solid push-ups, was Charles Coraggio! For entire gallery click here:

By | 2017-11-21T17:16:55+00:00 September 9th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Beat The Chief – Push-up Contest

Vest A Cop

Thank you to all who attended PBA 137's 27th Annual Vest-A-Cop.  This was our most successful event ever!  We had a great night of fun at Pizza Hut as our officers served the community dinner.  Following tradition, the parking lot was filled with entertainment for the entire family.  From music, to bounce houses, to classic [...]

By | 2017-11-21T15:51:00+00:00 September 8th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Vest A Cop