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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

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