message from the chief of police
Welcome to the Moorestown Township Police Department website. As Chief of Police I am honored to work alongside our dedicated officers and civilian personnel providing our residents and visitors a safe place to live and work. We provide municipal policing services to our 21,000 residents within 15 square miles. This increases to a daytime population of approximately 40,000 thanks to Moorestown’s robust industrial, commercial and retail districts highlighted by Main St. and the Moorestown Mall. In the service of our citizens, the Moorestown Police Department handled over 54,000 calls in 2019.
The officers of the Moorestown Police Department approach their responsibility to protect and serve with a focus on community policing. We subscribe to the six pillars of policing in the 21st century which include; Building Trust, Policy Development, Technology, Crime Reduction, Training, and Officer Wellness and Safety. We take pride in working with our community and our law enforcement partners with the support of Safe Streets funding to employ proactive problem solving strategies and tactics to deter crime. I invite you to partner with us in our effort to develop strong ties with the community to prevent crime from flourishing.
Ways community members can become partners with the Moorestown Police Department:
Follow up on Twitter and Facebook
Sign up for NIXLE and SwiftReach for timely law enforcement and emergency management notifications.
Be an observant neighbor and contact us promptly at 856-234-8300 if you see suspicious activity.
Call 911 for crimes in progress.
Join our tri-town Domestic Violence Response Team to assist victims of domestic violence
Help fight the opioid epidemic by utilizing our Project Medicine Drop receptacle at Police Headquarters, 24/7/365, to dispose of unwanted prescription and over the counter medications.
For your safety, conduct internet generated sales transactions at our Safe Exchange Zone located in the lobby of Police Headquarters.
Our website is one way we communicate with those we serve. Your input and your suggestions are encouraged and welcome. Should you have a comment or a question, please do not hesitate to contact me at 856-914-3035 or email. Anonymous information can be reported to our Tip Line at 856-914-3092 or email.
I am extremely proud of the professional and dedicated personnel of the Moorestown Police Department and I hope you enjoy visiting the Department through our website. Your input and continued support are very much appreciated.
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