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Lacey Township Police Department News – Courtesy Child Seat Safety Inspection Event – Saturday, August 27, 2016 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 in Lanoka Harbor, on Saturday, August 27, 2016. The event will be held rain or shine from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. Specially trained certified child seat technicians from the Lacey Township Police Department and the Ocean County Sheriff’s Department will be on […]

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Final Message from Chief David A. Paprota of the Lacey Township Police Department – Friday, July 8, 2016 (Retirement)

A Final Message to Lacey Township from Chief David A. Paprota, Ed.D.

On April 26, 2016, I released a statement announcing my retirement. My last workday was Friday, July 8th, 2016. I have included an updated version of that statement as my final message to Lacey Township as the Chief of Police. Thanks for all of your support and assistance through the years!

With 27 years overall in law enforcement, I am grateful […]

Recruitment: Police Exam Announcement (Civil Service) – Lacey Township Police Department – July 1st thru Aug 31st, 2016

Police Officer Exam – Regular, full-time police officer positions are hired from the New Jersey Civil Service Commission (NJCSC) list. The application period for the exam began on July 1, 2016, with online applications being available through the NJCSC. The closing date for the submission of applications is August 31, 2016. The exam is only held by the state once every two to three years. The State of New Jersey handles the application and testing process, […]

Department News (COP Card Prize Assemblies) – Lacey Township Police Department – Friday, June 10, 2016

Department News – On Friday, June 10, 2016, Chief David A. Paprota, Lieutenant Christopher Kenny, and Sergeant Robert Flynn conducted separate prize assemblies at the Lacey Middle School, Lanoka Harbor Elementary School, and the Mill Pond Elementary School as the final stage of the 2016 COP Collectible Card Program. Those students who collected the full set of cards and submitted a verified checklist form had the opportunity to win incredible prizes. Some of the prizes included […]

Operation Brain Freeze (Bicycle, Scooter, and Skateboard Helmet Safety Program) – Lacey Township Police Department – Thursday, June 9, 2016

Operation Brain Freeze (Bicycle, Scooter, and Skateboard  Helmet Safety Program) – The officers of the Lacey Township Police Department through PBA Local #238 have joined forces with Ralph’s Italian Ice with Operation Brain Freeze for this summer. If an officer spots a child in Lacey properly wearing a helmet when riding a bicycle, scooter, or skateboard, the officer has the ability to stop and award the child a gift coupon for a free ice cream. The coupons are being provided […]

Week #10 – Cop Collectible Card Program – Lacey Township Police Department – Sunday, June 5, 2016 thru end of program.

The 2016 Cop Collectible Card Program is currently approaching Week #10 (final week). The checklist which lists all of the Cop Cards and the locations where they may be collected may be printed out by clicking: Lacey Cop Card Checklist 2016.

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The profiled cards for the period of Sunday, June 5th, 2016 thru the end of the program are as follows:

Card #38 – Officer Brian Holt

Sponsored by Paul J. Dalton, CPA, 124 […]

Week #9 – Cop Collectible Card Program – Lacey Township Police Department – Sunday, May 29, 2016 thru Saturday, June 4, 2016

The 2016 Cop Collectible Card Program is currently finishing Week #9. The checklist which lists all of the Cop Cards and the locations where they may be collected may be printed out by clicking: Lacey Cop Card Checklist 2016.

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The profiled cards for the period of Sunday, May 29th, 2016 thru Saturday, June 4th, 2016 are as follows:

Card #60 – PBA Card

Sponsored by PBA Local #238, Lacey Police Headquarters, Forked River, NJ

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Department News – Memorial “Hump” to Honor the Fallen – Lacey Township Police Department – Monday, May 30, 2016

Department News – On Sunday, May 29, 2016 at 7:00 a.m., Lacey Police Sergeant Samuel Della Sala, Detective Robert Surtees, and Officer Patrick Watkins met behind police headquarters to start their Memorial “Hump” to Honor the Fallen. “Hump” is a term used in the Marines for what others would call a march or hike with weighted packs and equipment. Each officer proudly served in the United States Marine Corps. They departed police headquarters and embarked on the 4-hour, 10-mile hump […]

Week #8 – Cop Collectible Card Program – Lacey Township Police Department – Sunday, May 22, 2016 thru Saturday, May 28, 2016

The 2016 Cop Collectible Card Program is currently in Week #8. The checklist which lists all of the Cop Cards and the locations where they may be collected may be printed out by clicking: Lacey Cop Card Checklist 2016.

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The profiled cards for the period of Sunday, May 22nd, 2016 thru Saturday, May 29th, 2016 are as follows:

Card #61 – Clerical Staff

Sponsored by New Concepts Hair Salon, 44 Manchester Avenue, Forked River, NJ

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Card #68 […]

Big Thanks to the Lacey Township Community – Lacey Township Police Department – Saturday, May 21, 2016

Department Message (5/21/16): On behalf of the officers and staff of the Lacey Township Police Department, I would like to extend my sincere thanks to all who attended and participated in making the 2016 “Meet the Officer Day” event an incredible success. Thanks as well to all of the volunteers. We all enjoyed spending time with members of the community and watching the children have a blast! We are very pleased with the overwhelming […]