When we all come together, miracles can happen.

On Saturday, March 16, 2019 at 5:45 PM police were dispatched to Vermont Avenue for an infant not breathing. Dispatch advised that a Hatzolah member was on scene stating that it was a 4 month old baby boy who did not have a pulse, was not breathing and C.P.R. was in progress. Toms River Police [...]

By | 2019-04-29T13:14:43+00:00 April 26th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on When we all come together, miracles can happen.

2019 Bring Your Child To Work Day

2019 Bring Your Child To Work Day was a great success! Children from 6 months to 17 years old enjoyed a day of tours, demonstrations, simulations and fun! We think the parents liked it too!

By | 2019-04-29T13:16:46+00:00 April 25th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on 2019 Bring Your Child To Work Day

Big of the Year

              Congratulations to Officer PJ Gambardella for receiving the “Big of the Year” award for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Ocean County! We are so proud of Officer Gambardella and all that he has put forth for the Bigs in Blue program in the Toms River! Without the support [...]

By | 2019-04-19T15:36:36+00:00 April 16th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Big of the Year

Unsung Heroes of 255 Oak Ave

Have you ever thought about who answers when you dial 9-1-1? With this being National Telecommunicators Week we wanted to recognize our amazing communications staff here at the Toms River Police Department. A dispatcher’s job is to stay calm, keep the person on the other end of the phone calm, and gather as much information [...]

By | 2019-04-15T04:51:35+00:00 April 15th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Unsung Heroes of 255 Oak Ave

Toms River VFW Post 6063’s VFW Public Servant Award

Congratulations Sergeant Bachonski on being awarded Toms River VFW Post 6063's VFW Public Servant Award! With Sgt Bachonski as he accepted this honor was (L to R) Chief Mitchell Little, VFW Commander John Dorrity, VFW Vice Commander John Stanton and VFW Vice Commander John Elley as well as fellow co-workers and supervisors.

By | 2019-04-19T15:25:00+00:00 April 8th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Toms River VFW Post 6063’s VFW Public Servant Award

Walnut Elementary Heroes

What a great time students at Walnut Elementary had enjoying Cookies With A Cop this week lead by Sergeant Bachonski and Officer Landmesser. Students learned more about Officer Crawley, who patrols the halls of their school every day. They were chosen by their teachers for demonstrating compassion and respect toward others. We are so proud [...]

By | 2019-04-19T15:34:11+00:00 April 4th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Walnut Elementary Heroes

April Coffee With A Cop

                What a great Coffee With A Cop today at Dunkin' Donuts at the Ocean County Library. A special Thank You to our gracious host and everyone who stopped in to say hello and make our day!

By | 2019-04-03T20:13:02+00:00 April 3rd, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on April Coffee With A Cop

Toms River Police Foundation Thanks Hope Shed Light

The Toms River Police Foundation is proud to present a donation to Hope Sheds Light, as they were the spotlight charity of our annual Jingle Bells Run. Hope Sheds Light is fighting addiction by creating awareness, providing resources and instilling hope for healthier communities.

By | 2019-04-03T19:31:36+00:00 March 27th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Toms River Police Foundation Thanks Hope Shed Light

West Dover Deputies

These students have shown respect and kindness toward others. They enjoyed Cookies with a Cop as they learned about Officer Henderson, the officer in their school every day. We are so proud of these students and all of the awesome children in our community!

By | 2019-04-03T19:29:40+00:00 March 26th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on West Dover Deputies

Area 6 Special Olympics

                                  Another amazing day with some amazing people. We are forever grateful for the opportunity to help the Area 6 Special Olympics athletes and volunteers! This marks our 5th year volunteering at the A6 Swim Championships and we have [...]

By | 2019-04-03T19:27:52+00:00 March 25th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Area 6 Special Olympics