Santa was pretty busy yesterday in Toms River! He visited Silverton EMT Megan who suffered a near fatal cardiac arrest in September! Santa then visited Children's Specialized Hospital and gave out toys to all the children; a tradition that was started by Michelle Yannacone and Chris Anderson years ago. [...]
We'd like to give a shout-out to the Citta Elementary students who showed "Citta Style" through various acts of respect, kindness and compassion. On Tuesday Sergeant Bachonski hosted the event and the students had "Cookies with a Cop" as they learned more about their Class III officer, Officer Mike.
We'd like to extend a warm Thank You to the students from Intermediate East and their IMPACT Club for the thoughtful holiday wishes! We sincerely appreciate every card. We wish all of our residents a healthy and happy holiday season. As always, stay safe!
A shattered window in a car is often a crime of opportunity when a wallet, purse, phone, laptop, shopping bag, etc. are left in plain view. Criminals will try door handles until they find one that opens, make sure it’s not yours! And please do not leave your car unlocked with the keys inside. Stay [...]
On December 2nd 2018 the Toms River Police Foundation held the 20th Annual Jingle Bells Run in Downtown Toms River. There were almost 700 runners who joined in the fun! Proceeds fund scholarships for local high school students. Special Law Enforcement Scholarship in memory of TRPD Det. Mark Catalano #187. Special donation to Hope [...]
Every day police officers put their uniform on and come to work to protect their communities at times seeing people in their darkest moments. Every once in a while its nice to have the chance to get to know the people in our community and interact [...]
Every day police officers put their uniform on and come to work to protect their communities at times seeing people in their darkest moments. Every once in a while its nice to have the chance to get to know the people in our community and interact on a [...]
The New Jersey State PBA held its annual Valor Awards Dinner. Toms River PBA members Frank Bopp and Mark DeGrandis were awarded with the Gold Medal of Valor, the highest honor that the NJSPBA can give. Additionally, the Toms River PBA Local 137 was named the 2018 [...]
We’d like to extend a sincere thank you to T.O. Collection, who provided 80 pair of personalized leather gloves for our officers. With the cold weather quickly approaching, these gloves will come in very handy! Thank you to Yehuda, Gedilia, Abe and Chaim for this awesome delivery!
Today we honored our veterans for their service and sacrifice in the annual Ocean County Veterans Day Parade. Thank you to everyone who came out to show their support of our service men and women! For more photos please click here