Department News

Weekly Police Blotter – Lacey Township Police Department – February 9th, 2018 through February 15, 2018

DWI Arrest/Possession of CDS – On Thursday, February 15, 2018, at 7:20 a.m., Officer John McKee responded to the area of 309 Route 9 North, Forked River, for a report of a female slumped over the wheel on the side of the road. Investigation at the scene led to the arrest of the driver, 19-year-old Jordan L. Metcalf of Ariel Drive, Forked River, for DUI. Jordan Metcalf was transported to Lacey Township Police Headquarters where [...]

Weekly Police Blotter – Lacey Township Police Department – February 2th, 2018 through February 8th, 2018

      Residential Burglary – On Wednesday, February 7, 2018, at 4:02 p.m., Officer Keefe responded to the 500 block of Chelsea Street for a report of a burglary. The homeowner reported that between 7:15 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. on February 6, 2018, an unknown person(s) entered the rear door of her residence, which was locked at the time; force was needed to gain entry. Once inside, the suspect stole assorted jewelry, a television, [...]

Township News – Lacey Township Police Department – 2018 Red Night Out -Knock Out Substance Abuse – Friday, March 9, 2018

  The Lacey Township Task Force presents the 2018 Red Night Out event, Knock Out Substance Abuse, on Friday, March 9, 2018. The event will take place at the Lacey Township High School, located at 73 Haines Street in Lanoka Harbor.  Pizza and beverages will be provided from 5:45 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. in the cafeteria.  During this time, members of the Lacey Township Police Department will be presenting a display and will be available to [...]

By | 2018-02-07T19:11:56+00:00 February 7th, 2018|All Announcements, Department News, Upcoming Events|0 Comments

Department News – Lacey Township Police Department – Lacey Elks Makes Donation to Police Department Narcotics Unit – January 12, 2018

The above photo (left to right) depicts Lacey Police Detective Charles May (SRO), Lacey Police Detective Sam Della Sala, Past State President Richard Bard (Lacey Elks), Police Chief Michael C. DiBella, Exalted Ruler Don Tonachio (Lacey Elks) and Past Exalted Ruler JoAnn Crossley (Lacey Elks), after they (Lacey Elks) presented the Lacey Police Department with a donation of two ballistic shields, during  the January 11th, 2018 Lacey Township Meeting.   On the evening of Thursday, January 12, [...]

By | 2018-01-12T20:25:26+00:00 January 12th, 2018|All Announcements, Department News|0 Comments

Weekly Police Blotter – Lacey Township Police Department – January 5th, 2018 through January 11th, 2018

        Fraud – On Tuesday, January 9, 2018, at 7:01 p.m., Officer Michael Baldasari took a report from a victim regarding credit card fraud. The victim reported that she received her Citi Bank credit card statement and discovered several unauthorized purchases that had been made. The victim then reported that her husband later discovered that his credit card was missing. Purchases were made with the credit card in Lacey Township, Berkeley Township, [...]

Township News – Lacey Township Police Department – YPR Hosts Free Narcan Training – January 22, 2018

  On Monday, January 22, 2018, from 6pm to 8pm, Narcan (Naloxone) training will be offered for free at the Forever Young Nursery School, located at 1030 Lacey Road in Forked River.  The event is being hosted by YPR of Ocean County (Young People in Recovery) and the training will be provided by Urban Treatment Associates, 808 Market Street in Camden, NJ 08102. Pre-Registration is Required. To register for the event please contact Donna Catlow at [...]

By | 2018-01-11T02:35:42+00:00 January 10th, 2018|All Announcements, Department News|0 Comments

Weather Alert – Lacey Township Police Department/Office of Emergency Management – Blizzard Warning

*** Update - The National Weather Service Has Issued a Blizzard Warning For Our Area*** The National Weather Service has issued a Blizzard Warning for our area. The warning will be in effect from this evening, January 3rd, 2018, at 9:00 p.m. through 7:00 p.m on Thursday Evening, January 4th, 2018.  Heavy snow is possible.  Plan on difficult travel conditions, especially during the morning commute. Total snow accumulations of 6 t0 10 inches are possible (Southern and Central New Jersey). Strong winds (Gusts up to 50 [...]

By | 2018-01-03T23:01:24+00:00 January 3rd, 2018|All Announcements, Department News|0 Comments

Weather Alert – Lacey Township Police Department/Office of Emergency Management – Winter Storm Watch

*** The National Weather Service Has Issued The Below Winter Storm Watch *** The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm watch for our area. The watch will be in effect from Wednesday Evening, January 3rd, 2018, through Thursday Evening, January 4th, 2018.  Heavy Snow is possible.  Plan on difficult travel conditions, including during the morning commute on Thursday. Total snow accumulations of 4 to 6 inches are possible (Southern and Central New Jersey). Strong winds may result in considerable drifting of snow. Significant [...]

By | 2018-01-03T01:24:42+00:00 January 3rd, 2018|All Announcements, Department News|0 Comments

Weekly Police Blotter – Lacey Township Police Department – December 22nd, 2017 through December 28th, 2017

      Burglary/Theft/Impersonation-On Wednesday, December 27, 2017, Patrolman Michael Hein took an initial report for a suspicious incident. During his investigation, a Bayville resident reported that she suspected that she was the victim of fraud.  The victim reported that she answered a rental advertisement posted on Facebook and made arrangements to see the Forked River home. The victim further added that she and a representative of the property management company came to an agreement and [...]