Circa 1960, members of (then) Dover Township PBA #137 awarding World War II Hero, and Toms River resident, Leonard “Bud” Lomell a “Lifetime Silver Card”. Bud Lomell was a highly decorated US Army Ranger best known for disabling all five German guns that were hidden in an orchard at Pointe de Hoc on the coast [...]
Thank you News 12 New Jersey for sharing our message of peace. Click here for the story.
It was a wonderful two weeks of meal deliveries to our senior community. The Toms River Police Foundation received a grant from the Toms River Family Heath Support Coalition to purchase meals and distribute them to our seniors who are struggling during these unprecedented times. We partnered with the Toms River Twp. Senior Center and [...]
Thank you to all of our TRPD EMS/CSOs especially during these extremely challenging and difficult times. We are so proud to have you as part of our TRPD family. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rc2k0ZhQ_xk&fbclid=IwAR0tIBAmRwx3WtuUKvTVCJW6Dh0f5_JT_u57ASiH93BMUo9bk0RZYXNmnj8&app=desktop
Jimmy Capone (owner of Capones Restaurant) organized a community outreach effort to provide pizza, tacos, chicken fingers, pastries and coffee to residents affected by yesterday’s storm and workers cleaning up the area. The following restaurants donated items: • Capones Restaurant in TR • Conca D’oro in Forked River • Gringo’s Taco Shack in Ortley Beach [...]
Dispatchers are the lifeline to our officers and those in need. Although we don’t say it enough, we truly appreciate and respect each and every one of our dispatchers. We know that without them we could not operate to the capacity we do! So to our Toms River Dispatchers and telecommunicators around the globe, we [...]
Special Thank You to Toms River Township, New Jersey and all involved today in distributing food to our community today! We are all in this together. Stay safe, stay smart, stay healthy!
To our community: It is extremely important that you continue to stay home and follow all necessary distancing guidelines as they are set with the safety and health of everyone in mind. We understand many of those guidelines are an inconvenience and appreciate very much that there has been so much understanding from all of [...]
We are committed to sharing all of the acts of kindness that we have seen in the town, especially in the last few weeks. We thank you for your generosity for all of the delicious donations to our police department! We truly live in the greatest town! Please continue to help those in need right [...]
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 [...]