Chief Mitchell Little is proud to announce that he will be conducting our second annual Toms River Police Youth Camp. The camp will be held from July 11 to July 15th from 8:30 am to 3:00 pm. This event is a way for us to give back to the community and give the children of [...]
Three-Day, Route 166 Traffic Shift Expected By Catherine Galioto DOT Seal Motorists on Route 166-Main Street in Toms River should expect traffic delays for approximately three days starting March 28, for work that will help the state roads department eventually widen Route 166. The state Department of Transportation announced a traffic shift for the area [...]
Chief Little announced today that Toms River will be participating in the March 2016 Street Smart NJ pedestrian safety education campaign aimed at reducing pedestrian-motor vehicle crashes in New Jersey. The Street Smart NJ campaign is a collaborative effort between public, private and non-profit organizations. Local police will be enforcing pedestrian laws in Toms River [...]
A special thank you goes out to the young ladies from Girl Scout Troop 79, of the Jersey Shore Council for stopping by. These future leaders were here learning about policing and community service.
The police department has partnered with the Greenbriar Woodlands Community to form a neighborhood Watch group. The residents will take an active role in their own community. They will participate in crime prevention, safety issues relating to elderly residents, and fraud crimes against seniors. They will be the eyes and ears of the police department [...]
A week long investigation into the burglaries of numerous Rt. 37 businesses has led to the arrest of Michael Guerino, 52, of the Silver Ridge section of Berkeley Township. Between February 7th and 14th, Guerino was found to have burglarized 6 businesses along the Route 37 corridor. Guerino was found to have broken out the [...]
An arrest has been made in connection with last evenings robbery of the TD Bank located at 10 Mule Road. Within hours of posting surveillance images on social media and with online news outlets the tips started pouring in. In all, 145,000 people viewed the Toms River Police Department Facebook page, prompting a flood of [...]