Neighborhood Crime Alerts

Department News-Lacey Township Police Department-Burglary Arrest

      BURGLARY ARREST On April 25, 2019 at 3:24 p.m., the Lacey Township Police Department responded to a residence on Cedar Drive, Lanoka Harbor, for a report of an unknown male subject entering a residence.  Officers responded to the scene and learned that the unknown male had entered the residence through an unlocked front door.  After entering the home, the male was confronted by the resident of the home.  The male then left [...]

Weekly Police Blotter – Lacey Township Police Department – April 12th through April 18th, 2019

      Brush Fire – On April 11, 2019, at 6:09 p.m., Officers Sarno and Barcalow responded to Earie Way, Forked River, for a reported brush fire. The fire, approximately ¼ acre in size, was extinguished by members of the Forked River Fire Company.  The fire is under investigation. DWI – On April 11, 2019, at 8:00 p.m., Officer Sarno conducted a motor vehicle stop in the area of Canterbury Drive and Sheffield Drive [...]

Department News – Lacey Township Police Department – Public Notice – Motor Vehicle Burglaries – January 21, 2019

*** Public Notice - Motor Vehicle Burglaries *** The Lacey Township Police Department is requesting our community's assistance to help solve several motor vehicle burglaries. This past weekend  (primarily the early morning hours of January 19, 2019, between midnight and 6:00 a.m.) the Lacey Township Police Department responded to several motor vehicle burglaries in the area of Lake Barnegat Drive North, Emerald Court, and Hilltop Drive,  all in the Lanoka Harbor section of the Township.  All of the vehicles that were entered [...]

Press Release – Hit and Run, Information Requested

On the morning of Sunday, October 21, 2018, at approximately 01:10 hours Officer Christopher Meyler responded to the 400 Block of Lake Barnegat Drive North in Forked River, for a report of a pedestrian struck. Upon arrival he met with the victims a 26 year old male and a 23 year old female, both Township residents. They reported being struck by a small white SUV that fled the scene. Due to the nature of the injuries the male was transported to Jersey Shore University Medical Center by MONOC Helicopter [...]

By | 2018-10-21T16:05:48-04:00 October 21st, 2018|All Announcements, Neighborhood Crime Alerts|0 Comments

Department News/Heroin Arrest – Lacey Township Police Department – September 8, 2016

    Heroin Distribution Arrest(s) On Wednesday evening, September 7, 2016, at approximately 7:30 p.m., the Lacey Township Police Department’s Narcotics Unit, led by Detective Lieutenant Christopher Cornelius, executed a residential search warrant on the 700 block of Eagleswood Place in Forked River, NJ. The warrant was sought during an ongoing narcotics investigation involving the residents of the home. During the search of the residence, Lacey detectives recovered 514 chemist folds containing heroin, and multiple medications [...]

Crime Alert Update – Charges Issued in High School Parking Lot Mischief Incident

Crime Alert Update – 17-Year-old Juvenile Male Charged with Criminal and Motor Vehicle Offenses for Damaging Lacey High School Student Parking Stalls After Fundraiser   On Wednesday, August 10, 2016, at 2:47 p.m., Detective Michael Eden responded to the Lacey Township High School located at 73 Haines Street in Lanoka Harbor for a report of criminal mischief. The Lacey Township High School Principal, Gregory Brandis, reported that during the evening hours of August 9, 2016 an [...]

By | 2016-08-25T01:57:50-04:00 August 25th, 2016|All Announcements, Neighborhood Crime Alerts|0 Comments

Crime Alert Update – Damage to Lacey High School Student Parking Stalls After Fundraiser

                                               Crime Alert Update - Criminal Mischief School Property    On Wednesday, August 10, 2016, at 2:47 p.m., Officer Michael Eden responded to the Lacey Township High School located at 73 Haines Street in Lanoka Harbor for a report of criminal mischief. The Lacey Township High School Principal, Gregory Brandis, reported that during the evening hours of August 9, 2016 an older model pickup truck, possibly a Ford pickup truck, with no bed on the back, [...]

By | 2016-08-15T21:31:57-04:00 August 15th, 2016|All Announcements, Neighborhood Crime Alerts|0 Comments

Crime Alert – Lacey Township Police Department – August 15, 2016

Crime Alert - (Eluding Arrest/Trespassing) - Lacey Township Police Department - August 15, 2016   On Saturday, August 13, 2016, Lieutenant Paul Sullivan, Jr., and Detective Michael Eden of the Lacey Township Police Department coordinated an additional Off-Road Multi-Jurisdictional Woods Enforcement Detail. The detail's purpose is to deter illegal activity and enforce violations, including, but not limited to, off-road vehicle and trespass violations, DUI, underage consumption of alcohol, illegal drug use, and criminal mischief. The details [...]

By | 2016-08-15T21:01:25-04:00 August 15th, 2016|All Announcements, Neighborhood Crime Alerts|0 Comments

Weekly Police Blotter – Lacey Township Police Department – June 29th, 2016 thru July 5, 2016

Weekly Police Blotter June 29th thru July 5th, 2016 . . Fraud Alert (Phone Scam) - On Friday, July 1, 2016, the Lacey Township Police Department took a fraud report from an elderly resident of Lacey Township. The resident reported that she was contacted by a male subject with a foreign accent who convinced her that he was a friend of her son-in-law, and that he was attempting to bail her son-in-law out of jail. [...]

Weekly Police Blotter – Lacey Township Police Department – June 22nd thru June 28th, 2016

Weekly Police Blotter June 22nd thru June 28th, 2016 . . Heroin Distribution (Arrest) - On the afternoon of Wednesday, June 22, 2016, Lacey detectives conducted a traffic stop on Western Boulevard.  The stop was conducted as part of the completion of an ongoing Heroin distribution investigation.  During the stop, the driver, 33 year-old Brian Cleary of 536 Devon Street in Forked River, provided detectives with false information. During a subsequent search, 435 bags containing [...]