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Toms River Officer retires with a special send-off:

Patrolman DJ Unger left work for the final time yesterday and was honored by his fellow officers as he left the building. Officer Unger was proud to wear the TRPD uniform and was looking forward to a long and successful career. With only sixteen years on the job he faced the difficult decision to step [...]

By | 2017-02-01T19:03:02+00:00 February 1st, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Community Rallies For Injured Officer

Thank you to Toms River Post 129 American Legion Riders for their generous donation to the Brett Hansen Fund. Officer Hansen is still in very serious condition at a local hospital recovering from injuries he sustained in an off duty motor vehicle crash on January 4th. We appreciate the generosity from our community as well [...]

By | 2017-01-26T15:39:42+00:00 January 26th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Officer Seriously Injured in Crash

To our Supporters: My name is Michael Gallipoli and I was Ptl. Brett Hansen’s background investigator and training officer. I am writing this to let everyone know what kind of person he is. Brett Hansen realized his dream of becoming a full time police officer with the Toms River Police Department in May of 2015. [...]

By | 2017-01-13T21:47:33+00:00 January 13th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Officers Deliver Holiday Presents

Santa, with the help of Chief Little and his elves, stopped by Children’s Specialized Hospital and Community Medical Center in Toms River on Thursday. With candy canes in hand; they delivered Christmas and Hanukah presents to the children and a few jolly laughs to the adults. Every year the officers prepare a month in advance [...]

By | 2016-12-23T20:14:41+00:00 December 23rd, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Part Time Summer Job Posting

The Toms River Police Department is conducting a selection process for the position of Seasonal Beach District - Part Time – Unarmed - Class I Special Police officer. The application deadline is December 30, 2016. Applications can be picked up at Town Hall, 33 Washington Street. Please visit the attached link on the Toms River [...]

By | 2016-12-20T17:56:53+00:00 December 20th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Donation to Ocean of Love

On October 20th Toms River First Responders; consisting of Toms River Police, Fire, EMS, and Dispatchers donated $10,500.00 to Ocean Of Love. This donation is one of the ways we give back to the community that we live in. 100% of the money raised during the 105.7 “The Hawk” billboard Radiothon goes to assist families [...]

By | 2016-10-26T11:59:26+00:00 October 26th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Five new officers sworn in

Congratulations to our newest brothers & sister. These five new officers were hired to replace 8 recently retired officers. From left to right Scott Devecka, Mayor Kelaher, Rebecca Sayegh, James Manolio, Joseph Baldasare, James Colline, Chief Little.

By | 2016-10-12T20:24:03+00:00 October 12th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Officers Raise Money for Special Olympics

Great work by Team Toms River Police this week at the Special Olympics Plane Pull. On September 24th we arrived at Newark Liberty International Airport with one goal in mind; to pull a Boeing 737 across the runway to raise funds for New Jerseys special athletes. Our team finished 5th overall out of 54 teams [...]

By | 2016-09-27T13:36:11+00:00 September 27th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments