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Township News – Lacey Police/Lacey Recreation – Gille Park Skate Park Evening Event – Tonight, June 7, 2019

*** Next Gille Park Skate Park Evening Event,  Tonight, June 7, 2019 *** The next Gille Park Skate Park Evening Event, also known as "Friday Night Lights" will be held this evening, June 7, 2019, beginning at 6:00 p.m.  The skate park will be open from 6:00 p.m. until 10:00 pm, with a live DJ playing music beginning at 7:00 p.m. Lighting will be provided by the Lacey Township Police Department with assistance from our local Fire Departments. In [...]

By | 2019-06-07T17:26:27-04:00 June 7th, 2019|All Announcements, Upcoming Events|0 Comments

Weekly Police Blotter – Lacey Township Police Department – May 31st through June 6th, 2019

      Criminal Mischief – On Thursday, June 6, 2019, at 1:13 p.m., Officer John Simonson responded to the area of Good Luck Road, Forked River, for a report of criminal mischief to a home on the block. The damage to the residence was in excess of $500. Illegal Dumping – On Wednesday, June 5, 2019, at 10:07 a.m., Officer Randolph Plis responded to the area of Brown Street in Forked River, for a [...]

By | 2019-06-07T14:10:45-04:00 June 7th, 2019|All Announcements, Weekly Police Blotter|0 Comments

Township News – Lacey Township Police Department – Oyster Creek Emergency Alert Siren Test – Today, June 4, 2019, at 12pm

*** Oyster Creek Emergency Alert Siren Test Scheduled for Today, June 4th, 2019 at 12pm *** Please be advised that the Oyster Creek Nuclear Generating Station will be testing their emergency alert sirens, today, June 4, 2019, at 12 pm.  The emergency sirens will sound simultaneously for three (3) minutes during the test. The emergency sirens are positioned within a 10-mile radius of the Oyster Creek Nuclear Generating Station. Residents should be aware that the [...]

By | 2019-06-04T11:13:39-04:00 June 4th, 2019|All Announcements, Department News|0 Comments

Township News – Lacey Township Police Department – Memorial Day Parade – Monday, May 27, 2019 at 10:00 a.m.

Memorial Day Parade - On Monday, May 27th, 2019, at approximately 9:45 a.m. traffic will be blocked on Lacey Road from just west of the Forked River Elementary School (Caldwell Avenue) to three blocks west of the Lacey Township Municipal Building (Newark Avenue). Additionally, at the conclusion of the parade, Lacey Road will be blocked between Manchester Avenue and Newark Avenue until approximately 12:00 p.m for a Memorial. The Memorial Day Parade is scheduled to [...]

Department News – Lacey Township Police Department – Courtesy Child Seat Safety Inspection Event – Today, May 22, 2019

  Courtesy Child Seat Safety Inspection Event – The Lacey Township Police Department is hosting a courtesy (non-enforcement) Child Seat Safety Check at the Lanoka Harbor Fire House on Route 9 and Warren Avenue in Lanoka Harbor, this  afternoon, May 22, 2019. The event will be held rain or shine from 3 p.m. until 6 p.m. Specially trained certified child seat technicians from the Lacey Township Police Department and the Ocean County Sheriff’s Department will be on [...]

Department News – Lacey Township Police Department – Seat Belt Enforcement and Education Campaign, Click it or Ticket, May 20th to June 2, 2019

            Seat Belt Enforcement and Education Campaign Currently Being Conducted in Lacey Township as Part of the Nationwide Click It or Ticket Mobilization (May 20 – June 2, 2019) Lacey Township Police Officers have joined with law enforcement officers from around the country in cracking down on unbuckled motorists and passengers as part of the national “Click it or Ticket” campaign. Beginning today Monday, May 20th, 2019 and continuing through [...]

Weekly Police Blotter – Lacey Township Police Department – May 10th through May 16th, 2019

      Shoplifting Arrest – On Thursday, May 16, 2019, at 7:14 p.m., Officers Jesse Dalziel and Robert Duffy responded to Walmart for a report of a shoplifter in custody. Investigation at the scene led to the arrest of 30-year-old Tara N. Bowker of South Street, Lanoka Harbor, for shoplifting. Tara attempted to conceal $49.24 in merchandise, but was apprehended by store personnel. Tara was processed and released on a complaint summons for Shoplifting. [...]

By | 2019-05-17T14:49:56-04:00 May 17th, 2019|All Announcements, Weekly Police Blotter|0 Comments

Department News – Lacey Township Police Department – 2019 Police Unity Tour, Thursday, May 9th through Sunday, May 12th

            Pictured above:  Sheriff's Officer Christine Woltman, Detective Charles May, Detective Adam Ewart, Patrolman Brian Holt, and Detective Brian Flynn. At 5:00 am, Thursday, May 9, 2019, four officers of the Lacey Township Police Department and one Ocean County Sheriff’s Officer departed headquarters to participate in the 2019 Police Unity Tour.  The annual event includes a four-day bicycle ride to Washington, DC, raising awareness about law enforcement officers that have [...]

By | 2019-05-09T09:26:57-04:00 May 9th, 2019|All Announcements, Department News|0 Comments

Employment Opportunity – Class II Special Law Enforcement Officer

The Lacey Township Police Department is accepting applications for the position of Class II Special Law Enforcement Officer from Ocean County residents who have completed the Police Training Commission (PTC) required certification training. The applications are considered for the calendar year they are submitted, in the event vacancies open during that year. Short form applications may be obtained through the Lacey Township Municipal Clerk's Office or the Lacey Township Police Department and submitted to the Lacey Township [...]

By | 2019-05-01T14:28:19-04:00 May 1st, 2019|All Announcements, Department News|0 Comments