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Weekly Police Blotter – Lacey Township Police Department – April 23rd through April 30th, 2020

      Arrest- On Thursday, April 23, 2020, at 11:40 a.m., Officers Randolph Plis and John Simonson responded to Sherwin Williams, 709 Route 9 North, for a report of a theft.   The manager reported that an Apple iPad was stolen from the store and suspected an employee.  Investigation at the scene led to the arrest of the employee, Edmarie Alvarado, 29.  Alvarado was charged with Theft of Moveable Property and released on her own [...]

By | 2020-04-30T11:17:26-04:00 April 30th, 2020|All Announcements, Weekly Police Blotter|0 Comments

Elderly Scam- April 29, 2020

              Please be aware that the following scam, or something similar, has recently been occurring state-wide.  The scam is primarily targeting the elderly. An unknown suspect contacts the victim by phone identifying himself as an attorney.  The “attorney” explains that he has been retained by the victim’s grandson or granddaughter in light or their recent arrest.  The “attorney” further explains that the relative, whose name he will have obtained [...]

Vehicle Burglaries- April 21, 2020

The Lacey Township Police Department is investigating numerous vehicle burglaries that occurred during the overnight hours between Sunday, April 19, 2020 and Monday, April 20, 2020.  Each of the vehicles were parked in driveways or in front of homes located in the Barnegat Pines portion of the township.  A variety of items were reported stolen from the unlocked vehicles including wallets, keys, clothing, electronics, and cash. As a reminder, please ensure that your vehicles are [...]

By | 2020-04-21T16:06:29-04:00 April 21st, 2020|All Announcements, Neighborhood Crime Alerts|0 Comments

Weekly Police Blotter – Lacey Township Police Department – April 10th through April 16th, 2020

      Shoplifting- On Friday, April 10, 2020, at 10:01 a.m., Officers Matthew D’Antonio and Scott Anderson responded to Walmart for a report of a shoplifting incident that occurred earlier this date.  Loss prevention officers reported approximately $670 in diapers and baby furniture stolen by two unknown females. Arrest- On Friday, April 10, 2020, at 11:53 a.m., Officers Matthew D’Antonio and Scott Anderson arrested Robert Charlie for outstanding warrants totaling $3,500.  Charlie was released [...]

By | 2020-04-16T10:24:24-04:00 April 16th, 2020|All Announcements, Weekly Police Blotter|0 Comments

Weekly Police Blotter – Lacey Township Police Department – April 2nd through April 9th, 2020

      Theft- On Thursday, April 2, 2020, at 10:14 a.m., Officer Jason Lee responded to Eric Plaza, 336 Lacey Road, in reference to a theft.  A business owner there reported that an unknown suspect cut the catalytic converter from his vehicle while it was parked in the lot.  The damage is estimated at $1,000. Criminal Mischief- On Saturday, April 4, 2020, at 12:38 p.m., Officer Michael Hutman was dispatched to a Borealis Court [...]

By | 2020-04-09T16:44:16-04:00 April 9th, 2020|All Announcements, Weekly Police Blotter|0 Comments

Department News – Lacey Township Police Department/Lacey Township OEM – Message – April 7th, 2020

As we continue to fight this pandemic, the Lacey Township Police Department, and the Lacey Township Office of Emergency Management are urging our residents to remain vigilant against the spread of COVID-19 by conforming to the recommendations of the Centers for Disease Control.  The CDC emphasizes that maintaining 6-feet social distancing is important to slow the spread of the virus.  Additionally, and critically important, the use of face coverings will reduce the spread of the [...]

By | 2020-04-07T17:30:20-04:00 April 7th, 2020|All Announcements, Department News|0 Comments

Department News – Lacey Township Police Department – Beware of COVID-19 Related Scams – April 3, 2020

The Lacey Township Police Department would like to warn our residents about the numerous phishing attempts and scams. It is not new for people to be taken advantage of, even in times of crisis.  Unfortunately, the current situation involving COVID-19 is no different.  As we have all adjusted to new protocols involving employment and daily life, so have the scammers that prey on the public.  The need for adapting to meet needs while social distancing, [...]

By | 2020-04-03T18:30:55-04:00 April 3rd, 2020|All Announcements, Department News|0 Comments

Department News – Lacey Township Police Department – Police Reports and Temporary Handicap Placards – April 3, 2020

  To help decrease unnecessary contact with individuals in an effort to mitigate risks associated with the transmission of coronavirus, we are asking our residents and visitors to utilize the below services for copies of police reports. In addition, if you need to apply for a temporary handicap placard please see the attached instructions.   Crash Reports: They are released upon approval, usually 5 to 7 business days: www.carfax.com or email your request to ltalarico@laceypd.org Please [...]

By | 2020-04-03T17:22:44-04:00 April 3rd, 2020|All Announcements, Department News|0 Comments

Department News – Lacey Township Police Department – Update – Firearms ID Cards and Handgun Purchase Permits – April 3rd, 2020

*** UPDATE ******  Firearms Identification Card Applications and Handgun Purchase Permits *** UPDATE *** During the past couple of weeks,  the Lacey Township Police Department has experienced a significant increase in the number of firearms identification cards and handgun purchase permit applications. We are working hard to process these requests in a timely manner for our residents. The Lacey Township Police Department will continue to accept new firearms applications and process them with the understanding [...]

By | 2020-04-03T16:44:07-04:00 April 3rd, 2020|All Announcements, Department News|0 Comments