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
The Toms River Police Department has established a Safe Exchange Zone for our residents in the parking lot of the police department located at 255 Oak Ave, Toms River, NJ. The two parking spots are located along the building and clearly marked off with green striping and posted signs. The purpose of the Safe [...]
"Malloween" at the Ocean County Mall was so fun. We were definitely impressed, the costumes were amazing and it was awesome to see all the smiling faces! Thank you to everyone who stopped by our table for some Halloween treats.
This week Andy Chase from 105.7 The Hawk has been living on a billboard at the Target / Lowes shopping center on Hooper Ave to raise money for Ocean of Love to assist families in Ocean County who have children with cancer. Andy pledged to stay on the [...]
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. Today they had Cookies with a Cop and learned about Officer Mike and spent some time with Sergeant Bachonski.
Last night Chief Little attended the RAFT "Fabric of Our Community Quilt" unveiling at Mancini Hall in the Ocean County Library. RAFT stands for Reaching Across Faith Traditions; their mission is to create a vibrant community that fosters respect, appreciation and friendship through shared knowledge of faiths. Patches represent all of the cultures in our [...]
Kean University honored several area Police Traffic Officers with certificates acknowledging their experience and expertise in the field of Traffic Safety. The brief ceremony was at the Ocean County Police Traffic Officers Meeting in Toms River NJ. Traffic Safety Officer Adam Koeppen received the Traffic Safety Specialist Level – I Leadership designation. The Traffic [...]
We cannot thank the entire Toms River Regional Schools community enough for their support of our Police Department and the Toms River PBA 137 Vest Fund! Seeing all of the awesome photos of the children and staff who dressed in blue in support of us was beyond heartwarming! Thank you to all of the [...]