Department News

Weekly Police Blotter – Lacey Township Police Department – January 11 through January 17, 2019

  Motor Vehicle Crash (Vehicle vs. Pole) – On Wednesday, January 16, 2019, at 8:45 p.m., Sergeant George Resetar, along with Officers Martin Julian and Jason Lee, responded to Laurel Boulevard and Route 9 in Lanoka Harbor for a report of a vehicle that struck a utility pole.  The top of the utility pole was engulfed in flames, causing a power outage in the area.   Upon arrival, both the driver and the passenger had exited [...]

Township News – Lacey Township School District Presents Information Session on Enhanced District Safety and Security Protocols – January 16, 2019

  The Lacey Township School District will be holding an information session on the continued implementation of enhanced district safety and security protocols, this evening, January 16, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. The event will be held in the Lacey Township High School Auditorium, 73 Haines Street, Lanoka Harbor. Members of the Lacey Township Police Department will also be assisting. Thank you.    

By | 2019-01-16T14:06:30+00:00 January 16th, 2019|All Announcements, Department News, Upcoming Events|0 Comments

Department News – Lacey Township Police Department – Project Medicine Drop Box at Urgent Care – Saturday, February 2, 2019

On Saturday, February 2, 2019, the Lacey Township Police Department will be bringing our portable Project Medicine (Prescription Drug) Drop-box to Urgent Care, located at 539 Route 9 North in Lanoka Harbor. The medicine drop box provides our residents with a method to properly dispose of unwanted medication in a safe and legal manner. Please note that no syringes or liquids may be dropped in the box. A Special Police Officer will be on site with the Project Medicine Drop [...]

By | 2019-01-07T15:09:58+00:00 January 7th, 2019|All Announcements, Department News, Upcoming Events|0 Comments

Weekly Police Blotter – Lacey Township Police Department – December 28, 2018 through January 3, 2019

• Shoplifting – On Thursday, January 3, 2019, at 1:45 p.m., Officer Darrell Nick responded to the Walmart, located at 580 Route 9 North in Lanoka Harbor for a shoplifting. Investigation led to the arrest of 25-year-old Samantha V. Binford of Seaside Heights, NJ, for shoplifting merchandise valued at $52.77. She was transported to police headquarters and processed. Samantha V. Binford was charged on a complaint summons with shoplifting and released. • Theft – On [...]

Weekly Police Blotter – Lacey Township Police Department – December 21st through December 27th, 2018

      Warrant Arrest – On Thursday December 27, 2018, at 11:58 p.m., Officer Jesse Dalziel was investigating an incident at the Walmart, Lanoka Harbor, when he came across a male subject identified as Michael Bowman, 50, of Gladney Ave, Toms River, who had multiple warrants issued for his arrest. Michael Bowman was arrested on a no bail warrant out of Ocean County, and two Lakewood Municipal Court Warrants totaling $1732.00. He was lodged [...]

Township News – Lacey Township Police Department – Traffic Alert – Lacey Road and the Garden State Parkway Overpass – 12-26-2018

*** Traffic Update – Lacey Road and the Garden State Parkway Overpass 12-26-2018 *** Beginning this evening, December 26, 2018 at 9:00 p.m. and continuing through the early morning hours of December 27, 2018, the New Jersey Turnpike Authority will be updating the traffic pattern on the Lacey Road Parkway overpass. This will include re-striping the road and placing a concrete barrier around the original westbound lane. There will be periods of time where only one [...]

By | 2018-12-26T15:21:47+00:00 December 26th, 2018|All Announcements, Department News, Traffic Delays|0 Comments

Department News – Lacey Township Police Department – Investigation Leads to Heroin and Cocaine Arrests – December 21, 2018

*** Investigation Leads to Heroin and Cocaine Arrests ***   The Lacey Township Police Department's Narcotics Enforcement Unit conducted a several month investigation into the distribution and possession of narcotics within Lacey Township. On December 8, 2018, Lacey Police Detectives, assisted by Detectives from the Berkeley Township and Ocean Gate Police Departments, conducted a motor vehicle stop in Lacey Township on a 2003 Ford Explorer. The Ford Explorer was occupied by the driver, 49-year-old Veronica Gasmen, and the [...]

By | 2018-12-21T16:56:41+00:00 December 21st, 2018|All Announcements, Department News|0 Comments

Department News – Lacey Township Police Department – Animal Incident Remains Under Investigation – December 21, 2018

  On Tuesday, December 11, 2018, the Lacey Township Police Department provided a news release regarding an online video recording containing the death of a Raccoon in Lacey Township. Since then we have received several inquires as to the status of the investigation. I would like to inform everyone that the investigation is still ongoing. The Lacey Township Police Department, in conjunction with the Ocean County Prosecutor's Office and the New Jersey Division of Fish and [...]

By | 2018-12-21T13:58:10+00:00 December 21st, 2018|All Announcements, Department News|0 Comments

Weekly Police Blotter – Lacey Township Police Department – December 14th through December 20th, 2018

      Assist Other Agency – On Wednesday, December 19, 2018, at 10:45 a.m., Lacey Township Police Officers responded to the Garden State Parkway northbound for a motor vehicle accident. A pickup truck trailering a mini-excavator struck the overpass causing the excavator to be ejected from the trailer. A second vehicle was struck and the pickup truck crashed. The Garden State Parkway was closed for several hours. The westbound lane of Lacey Road over [...]

Weekly Police Blotter – Lacey Township Police Department – December 7th through December 13th, 2018

      CDS Arrest- On Thursday, December 13, 2018, at 12:33 a.m., Officer Jesse Dalziel conducted a motor vehicle stop on Route 9 near Taylor Lane. Investigation at the scene led to the arrest of 38-year old Bernard Homefield 3rd of Wild Oaks Court, Little Egg Harbor for possession of marijuana, and possession of drug paraphernalia. He was transported to police headquarters, processed, and released on a criminal summons charging him with possession of [...]