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Coronavirus Information

The World Health Organization has declared the Coronavirus (COVID-19) a pandemic. Wash your hands frequently and use hand sanitizer if soap and water is not available. Cover your mouth tightly in your elbow with a sneeze or cough. Avoid touching your face and wear a face mask if you are sick to avoid the spread [...]

By | 2020-03-13T13:42:06+00:00 March 13th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Coronavirus Information


Please take advantage of the car seat safety checks on the 2nd and 4th Thursday of each month at Pleasant Plains Firehouse between 1:00 and 5:00 PM.    

By | 2020-03-06T16:05:08+00:00 March 6th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on BE SURE!

Coffee with a Cop

Thank You to everyone who came to say hello at Coffee with a Cop this morning, we loved chatting with all of you! A special Thank You to our hosts Greg, Kenn and Jocelyn from Starbucks and Stop & Shop, you were all awesome! Hope to see everyone next month!

By | 2020-03-04T21:09:47+00:00 March 4th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Coffee with a Cop

Meet Our New Class I Officers

  Please join us in welcoming our new Class I Special Police Officers. These officers are empowered to issue summonses for motor vehicle violations, local ordinance violations, petty disorderly persons violations and disorderly persons violations. They attend an 80 hour police academy that includes classes on criminal law, report writing, motor vehicle law, use of [...]

By | 2020-03-04T21:42:17+00:00 March 2nd, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Meet Our New Class I Officers

Vape Training

Fantastic training this morning on vaping! RWJ Barnabas Institute for Prevention and Recovery has partnered with the Ocean County Prosecutor’s Office in their “Escape the Vape Taskforce”. It is a county-wide coordinated response meant to take a collaborative approach in addressing the youth vaping epidemic in Ocean County. Special Thank You to Abby and Clare [...]

By | 2020-02-25T17:08:58+00:00 February 25th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Vape Training

Polar Bear Plunge 2020

On Saturday February 22nd the Toms River PBA team participated in the Polar Bear Plunge in Seaside Heights to support Special Olympics of New Jersey. Every year they are “Freezing for a Reason” and we couldn’t be more proud!

By | 2020-02-25T17:09:52+00:00 February 23rd, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Polar Bear Plunge 2020

Dodgeball Fun!

What a night! We’d like to extend a huge Thank You to everyone who came out to make the Toms River PBA’s 2nd Annual Dodgeball Tournament an awesome success! Thank You to all of our generous sponsors. We hope everyone had as much fun as we did! Congratulations to the winning teams! The Dirty Dodgers [...]

By | 2020-02-25T17:05:49+00:00 February 22nd, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Dodgeball Fun!

Donovan Catholic – Students Against Destructive Decisions

Officer Pascal Gambardella from the Toms River Police Department visited the SADD Club (Students Against Destructive Decisions) and spoke about the hazards of drinking & driving. Students were involved in demonstrations wearing impairment goggles. Donovan Catholic CARES.

By | 2020-03-03T20:02:51+00:00 February 20th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Donovan Catholic – Students Against Destructive Decisions

They’ve been baaaaa’d!

We can’t take the cuteness! On Thursday morning Officers Eric Nelson, Walt Herman, and Ron Bayer rounded up 2 sheep on Vermont Ave and placed both into the rear of his patrol vehicle. We'd like to give an extra shout out to Animal Control Officer Matthew Iovine for helping capture these adorable escapees and safely [...]

By | 2020-02-25T17:01:02+00:00 February 14th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on They’ve been baaaaa’d!

Cookies with a Cop

Another awesome Cookies with a Cop at Hooper Ave Elementary today with Officer John and Sgt Bachonski. We couldn’t be more proud of the outstanding youth in our community!  

By | 2020-02-25T16:50:43+00:00 February 11th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Cookies with a Cop