Theft- On Friday, May 8, 2020, at 2:46 p.m., Officer Noah Schaffer met with a Forked River resident reporting theft. The victim stated that his credit card was utilized by a suspect to forward $200 through a Money Gram app. The case is under investigation. DWI- On Friday, May 8, 2020, at 5:29 p.m., Officers Michael Baldasari and Brian Holt responded to Walmart for a report of a possible intoxicated driver. Investigation [...]
Department News – Lacey Township Police Department – Walmart Donation – National Police Week – May 12, 2020
While we continue to remain humbled by the outpouring show of support from our community during the COVID-19 pandemic, we would like to recognize our local Walmart, 580 Route 9 North, Lanoka Harbor. Earlier today (May 12, 2020) for National Police Week, members of the Lacey Walmart arrived at police headquarters with a substantial donation for the members of our agency. The items donated (pictured above) include, but were not limited to, disinfectant wipes, [...]
*** Happy Mother's Day *** The members of the Lacey Township Police Department would like to wish all of you a Happy Mother's Day. Enjoy and have a great day!!
Scam Alert-Impersonating Law Enforcement The Lacey Township Police Department is investigating a fraud scam involving the suspect(s) impersonating law enforcement officials. The Lacey Township Police Department took a report from a victim who recently received an email, from what appeared to be a valid lender, informing the victim their loan application had been approved. The victim had recently been seeking a loan and believed the email to be related. The victim then called the purported [...]
Memorial Day Parade Cancelled - Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the New Jersey Executive Orders, the Lacey Township 2020 Memorial Day Parade and Bicentennial Park service have been cancelled. Lacey Township Veterans Commission Chairman Bernard Snyder advised they will be contacting all of the involved organizations to come up with a future date to hold the memorial services. If anyone has any questions for the Lacey Township Veterans Commission, please contact Bernard Snyder at [...]
MV Accident- On Thursday, April 30, 2020, at 4:00 p.m., officers responded to a wooded area near Eno’s Park in reference to an injury. Officers discovered that two juveniles riding a quad lost control and collided with a tree. Both victims were transported to hospitals for non-threatening injuries. Arrest- On the afternoon of Friday, May 1, 2020, detectives arrested Jeni McDaniel in reference to a theft. The case originated on March 15, [...]
Department News – Lacey Township Police Department – Please Lock Your Cars – Vehicle Burglaries – May 7, 2020
During the past few weeks, the Lacey Township Police Department has received numerous reports of car burglaries. As a reminder, please ensure that your vehicles are locked when not occupied, especially during the overnight hours. Additionally, valuables should not be left inside your vehicles. Thank you.
The members of the Lacey Township Police Department would like to take a moment to thank all of the nurses out there on National Nurses Day. What a perfect time to honor these heroes. Thank you for everything you do!!
The members of the Lacey Township Police Department would like to say thank you to all of the teachers on National Teacher’s Day! Although your classrooms are now virtual, you have all continued to help our children grow in so many ways. We are grateful for everything you do for our children. Thank you!!
While we continue to remain humbled by the outpouring show of support from our community, we would like to recognize the Captain's Inn, 304 E. Lacey Road, Forked River. This past Sunday evening, the Captain's Inn, provided dinner for our police officers and dispatchers. We would like to extend our utmost gratitude to Debbie, and her staff, for their overwhelming support and kindness to the members of the Lacey Township Police Department. The Captain's [...]