The Special Operations Division of the Operations Bureau is comprised of the majority of the specialized units within the Toms River Police Department. These units provide a variety of support services to assist uniformed patrol operations in their mission.

Members of these units receive additional training and expertise for their corresponding specialty. In addition, the Special Operations Division is responsible for the planning, organization, and oversight of any special events that take place throughout the Township. This includes events such as parades, downtown festivals, concerts and any other unique events that may arise. Members of Special Operations work closely with representatives from a variety of agencies and organizations around the Township, County, and State.

The Special Operations Division is under the supervision of Special Operations Commander Lieutenant Anthony Scali .