Welcome Back 2018-2019 School Year!

          Toms River Schools start today. Thanks to cooperative efforts of Chief Little, Superintendent Healy, Mayor Kelaher, and other key players, we now have enhanced security at our facilities throughout Toms River Township. Drive Safe around our schools & help keep our children safe!

By | 2018-09-20T19:04:53+00:00 September 5th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Welcome Back 2018-2019 School Year!


Officer Dugan and Officer Polhemus made a surprise visit to Ryan's 4th birthday party today, the theme was “Police”. Happy birthday Ryan, thank you for having us. Officers Dugan and Polhemus had a great time!

By | 2018-09-20T19:07:18+00:00 September 1st, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Surprise!

Department Promotions

At our Township Council Meeting we were pleased to celebrate five promotions within our police department. We’d like to congratulate Sergeant Scott Duncan, Sergeant James Skripko, Sergeant Kyle Martucci, Lieutenant Peter Sundack, and Deputy Chief Michael Brosnan. Congratulations gentleman! Sergeant  Scott Duncan  #303 Sergeant  Scott Duncan was raised in Brick Township and currently resides in [...]

By | 2018-09-07T20:03:39+00:00 August 29th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Department Promotions

Thank You Toms River Elks!

  We’d like to thank the Toms River Elks Lodge 1875 who raised and donated $10,000 to the Toms River Police Department for a new Police Dog and protective vest. We are truly grateful for their generosity! Meet our newest K-9 Officer Rooney!

By | 2018-08-23T23:27:05+00:00 August 18th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Thank You Toms River Elks!

Water Gun Battle

Each year the Toms River Youth Camp challenges us to a Water Gun Battle. When it's over the looming question is, "Who won?" Getting to have fun with all these great kids, even if we lost the battle, we all won! Music by: bensound.com   https://www.facebook.com/tomsriverpolice/videos/1812299005525082/

By | 2018-08-23T23:23:11+00:00 August 14th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Water Gun Battle

Welcome Officer Christine Gesky

The Toms River Police Department is proud to announce the addition of Officer Christine Gesky to the ranks of the department after successfully graduating the Ocean County Police Academy today. Officer Gesky also served honorably in the United States Air Force for 10 years. She achieved the rank Staff Sergeant and was a Load Master [...]

By | 2018-08-23T23:17:06+00:00 August 13th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Welcome Officer Christine Gesky

One Hit Wonders

  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.

By | 2018-08-23T23:14:43+00:00 August 9th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on One Hit Wonders

CarFit at Lake Ridge

                    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 [...]

By | 2018-08-23T23:18:49+00:00 August 8th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on CarFit at Lake Ridge

Meet Lexie!

                                  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 [...]

By | 2018-08-20T19:32:37+00:00 August 6th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Meet Lexie!

Miracle Treat Day

  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!

By | 2018-08-17T00:35:39+00:00 August 2nd, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Miracle Treat Day