Softball games are always a fun time! Playing against the One Hit Wonders of Townsquare Media was so absolutely awesome! Thank you to everyone from 94.3 The Point and 105.7 The Hawk for organizing the game and helping us raise money for the Toms River Police Foundation.
It was a great day to introduce the CarFit program to the Lake Ridge Community. CarFit is an educational program that offers older adults the opportunity to check how well their personal vehicles "fit" them. The CarFit program also provides information and materials on community-specific [...]
Lexie met Det. Petrick last week while he was on duty at the movie theater. Lexie wants to be a police officer and walked up to Det. Petrick and thanked him for keeping everyone safe. They became fast [...]
Today is Miracle Treat Day at Dairy Queen on Fischer Blvd. benefitting Children’s Specialized Hospital. Our officers are happy to support such a great cause!
The 2018 National Law Enforcement Exploring Conference was held July 16th-21st, at Purdue University in West Lafayette Indiana. The event is a bi-annual conference in which over 2,200 explorers from around the country get to compete in various events, and network with each other. The Toms River Police Explorer post #137 attended with 8 explorers [...]
We have some exciting things going on here at the Toms River Police Department. This month we honored our retirees, Officer Frank Bopp, Officer Mark DeGrandis and Officer David Lazaro. We welcomed our newest officer, Officer Henry Farnkoph III. And we honored Sergeant Daniel Sysol and Officer Christopher Raia (Ret.) with Life Saving Awards, Officer [...]
We are proud to partner with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Ocean County for our Bigs in Blue program. Click here for more information
Officer Gambardella stopped today to cool off with some delicious lemonade at this adorable lemonade stand on Lakehurst Road. If you’re in the area of Lakehurst Road and need a cold drink, stop and see Cassidy! Thank you Cassidy!
Today we had our youth camp graduation for Class #4. It was an amazing week for all of the children as well as the instructors. To see the growth in just one week is awesome! We’d like to send a special thank you to everyone who was involved in putting this amazing experience together! [...]
Operation Brain Freeze is underway and will continue until September 2nd! Bicycle safety saves lives and prevents injury. We love to reward the children of our community for obeying the law. This summer our officers will be “ticketing“ children who obey bicycle safety laws and are wearing their bike helmets. Every “ticket” is for an [...]