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Welcome to Hazlet Township Police Department
We would like to welcome you to the Hazlet Township Police Department website. As you navigate, take note of our mission, core values and vision. We are committed to providing professional service to our community and building trust. This website provides a historical view of the agency, current information on activities and events within the community and direct access to bureaus within our organization. I hope you find the information useful and I look forward to your continued support and assistance. Thank you.
The Hazlet Township Police Department is committed to serve and protect all people within our jurisdiction with respect, fairness, and compassion. Our mission is to provide professional law enforcement services while working in partnership with those who we serve.
Value Statement- The Hazlet Township Police Department will be guided by our core values, which are:
Courage – A commitment to accept responsibility and accountability for our actions and decisions as well as possess a quality of spirit that enables us to confront danger, fear or difficulty with resolve and bravery;
Integrity – Adherence to a strict ethical code driven by personal pride, honesty and dedication to duty;
Respect – A willingness to treat all persons with an unbiased decency and fairness while guaranteeing to uphold the principles and values guided by the constitution of the United States and the State of New Jersey.
Sexual assaults do not just stop because of a crisis like the one we are currently facing. In fact, when stressors increase, violence and abuse can quickly escalate. For many survivors, staying at home means being isolated with someone who is harming them. It is in these very trying times that a survivor needs 180 even more and we are here for anyone who needs our services.
Sexual violence is never the survivor’s fault and 180 Turning Lives […]
This October the Hazlet Township Police Department joined the Pink Patch Project. Officers wore a grey and pink patch on their shoulders in lieu of our traditional yellow and blue. This was to help raise awareness for breast cancer, since October is Breast Cancer Awareness month. Here you can see some of our proud men and women in blue, sporting the pink.
SUBJECT: Vehicle Burglaries
DATE: October 27, 2020
TIME: 02:13 AM
RELEASED BY: Deputy Chief Robert Mulligan
On October 27, 2020 at 2:13 AM, several officers responded to the area of Racoon Drive on the report of an attempted vehicle theft/burglary. Upon arrival, a search of the area revealed that two additional vehicles were unlawfully entered on Deer Street. Officers along with K-9 Rico searched the area and located a 15 year old male juvenile from Elizabeth, New Jersey. He […]
Accreditation Assessment Team Invites Public Comment
(Hazlet Township / Monmouth CountyNJ) A team of assessors from the New Jersey State Association of Chiefs of Police (NJSACOP) will, on October 5th, 2020, examine all aspects of the Hazlet Township Police Department’s policies and procedures, management, operations, and support services Chief of Police Ted A. Wittke announced today.
“Verification by the team that the Hazlet Township Police Department meets the Commission’s “best practice” standards is part of a voluntary […]