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Department News (Courtesy Child Seat Safety Checks) – Lacey Township Police Department – Saturday, June 6, 2015

 

This photo depicts Lacey Township Police Department Lieutenant Michael DiBella and Sergeant Robert Flynn along with Officer Doug Higgins of the Manchester Township Police Department (Certified Child Seat Technicians) conducting a courtesy child safety seat inspection during the Lacey Township Police Department Child Safety Seat Inspection Event held at the Lanoka Harbor Fire Department building on Saturday, June 6, 2015.

Courtesy Child Seat Safety Inspections (Saturday, June 6, 2015) – The Lacey Township Police Department, with the assistance […]

Lacey Township Police Department News – Courtesy Child Seat Safety Inspection Event – Saturday, June 6, 2015 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

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 on Saturday, June 6, 2015. The event will be held rain or shine from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. with no pre-registration required. Specially trained certified child seat technicians from the Lacey Township Police Department and the Ocean County Sheriff’s Department will […]

Public Notice – DUI Prevention and Enforcement Patrols and Checkpoints – Lacey Township Police Department – May 29, 2015

Impaired Driving Enforcement 

Lacey Township— The enforcement of the impaired driving laws is a high priority for the Lacey Township Police Department. The danger presented to the public by motorists who knowingly choose to get behind the wheel of a vehicle while impaired is all too often realized through one tragic incident after another. In 2014, Lacey Township experienced three fatal motor vehicle crashes with two of the three fatalities directly due to impaired drivers recklessly operating […]

Tonight at Lacey Township High School – A RED Night Out (Presentations) – Wednesday, February 11, 2015 – doors open at 6:15 p.m.

TONIGHT – Wednesday, February 11, 2015 – LTHS Auditorium – 6:15 p.m.

Tonight at the Lacey Township High School, the Drug Task Force is hosting a special event known as “A RED Night Out.” Information tables will be opening at 6:15 p.m. in the high school cafeteria which will include a drug display as well as representatives of the Lacey Township Police Department who will be available to answer questions. The formal presentations are scheduled to […]

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Special Event – A RED Night Out – Wednesday, February 11, 2015 – Lacey Township High School Auditorium

Wednesday, February 11, 2015 – LTHS Auditorium – 6:15 p.m.

Lacey Township’s Drug Task Force is hosting a special event at the Lacey Township High School on Wednesday, February 11, 2015, with information tables opening at 6:15 p.m. in the high school cafeteria followed by presentations beginning in the auditorium at 7:00 p.m.

The presentations will address the drug problem affecting today’s society and the negative impact on our community. Parents and community […]

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Public Announcement – Lacey Township Police Department – Police Academy Graduation – Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Police Academy Graduation – The five new police officers who were hired this past July graduated as part of the 99th Class of the Ocean County Police Academy in a ceremony held at Georgian Court University in Lakewood on Tuesday, January 13, 2015. The officers include: Jason S. Lee, Elton L. Copes II, Christopher M. Meyler, Brian G. Holt, and Patrick Q. Watkins. The officers completed the 22 week academy and will now enter the Lacey Township Police Department […]

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Public Announcement – Lacey Municipal Police Foundation – Sunday, January 11, 2015

Lacey Municipal Police Foundation – As Chief of the Lacey Township Police Department, I am proud to announce the formation of a non-profit foundation designed to serve as an integral part of the concerted effort department members are making to better serve the community. Unfortunately, positive efforts are often hampered by the very limited resources available on an annual basis through the municipal budget. The Lacey Municipal Police Foundation will allow for private funds to be utilized to […]

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NYPD Funeral Detail – Lacey Township Police Department – Saturday, December 27, 2014

NYPD Funeral Detail – Officers John Simonson, Dimitri Tsarnas, Michael Hein and Jason Lee represented the Lacey Township Police Department at the funeral services in Queens, New York, for assassinated NYPD Police Officer Rafael Ramos. The Lacey Township officers joined over 30,000 police officers who filled the streets to honor and remember Officer Ramos as well as Officer Wenjian Liu who were brutally assassinated as they sat in a marked patrol vehicle on Saturday, December 20th, 2014. The […]

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Special Announcement – Officer Michael Verwey presented the Kimberly Smith-Ames DWI Prevention Award – Thursday, December 11, 2014

Award Presentation: Officer Michael Verwey of the Lacey Township Department is the recipient of the 2014 Kimberly Smith-Ames DWI Prevention Award for his distinguished and consistent efforts in DWI enforcement. Officer Verwey has been recognized as a standout among his peers in law enforcement throughout Ocean County. The Kimberly Smith-Ames DWI Prevention Award is presented annually by the Ocean County Police Traffic Officer’s Association to one officer in recognition of that officer’s diligent and consistent efforts to combat the dangers of […]

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Department News (Retirement) – Lacey Township Police Department – December 5, 2014

 

Department News (Retirement) – Congratulations to Sergeant James A. Tranz on his December 1st, 2014, retirement from the Lacey Township Police Department. Sergeant Tranz is known in the township for his community-based work throughout his career. Sergeant Tranz volunteered during a large portion of his career coaching youth soccer in Lacey Township. Sergeant Tranz developed, coordinated, and administered the 2009 Junior Police Academy and was an integral part of bringing the Cops Collectible Card program to Lacey […]

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