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Police Department


Our mission is to ensure the safety and protection of both property and persons of all the inhabitants of our community. To reduce the impact of crime on the inhabitants and the adjudication of persons involved in criminal acts. To regulate and control the flow of traffic in order to facilitate the movement of persons and goods within the Township of Ocean.


"Those Who Dare To Enforce The Law Must Never Cease To Obey It"

Welcome to the Township of Ocean Police Department website. We officially were awarded the distinct honor of being an accredited law enforcement agency in May of 2013.

This site is updated frequently, and we expect you will find the site very user friendly. We hope you find our web site helpful and informative, and we look forward to your feedback to make it even better. Below you will see a number of active links which will bring you the various sites in use by the Township of Ocean Police. The first link brings you to Code Red Community Notification, used by this agency to notify residents of important information via telephone and cell phone during emergencies. The second link brings you to Division of Highway Safety which covers the laws concerning the use of cell phones in motor vehicles in New Jersey. The Township of Ocean Police aggressively enforces the cell phone laws on a daily basis. The third link is to Nixle, which is a secure messaging system used by this agency and police departments around the country to deliver community messages via secure text messaging and email. Thanks for visiting our site and remember to check back regularly for updates to the site.

Michael Sorrentino
Chief of Police

T- and U-Visa Certification

Requests should be forwarded to the Office of the Chief of Police and will processed within 120 days. (See 8 U.S.C. 1101(a)(15)(T) and 1101(a)(15)(U)