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Female Driver Airlifted to Trauma Center After Vehicle Overturns

On Friday, March 16, 2018, at approximately 2:21 a.m., officers from the Manchester Township Police Department responded to the area of State Highway 70 near mile post 43, in the Whiting section of the Township, for a report of an overturned vehicle. Upon arrival, officers located a 2001, Chrysler PT Cruiser on its driver’s side [...]

By | 2018-03-20T15:05:03+00:00 March 16th, 2018|Manchester Police News|Comments Off on Female Driver Airlifted to Trauma Center After Vehicle Overturns

March 1 Training in Voorhees

On the first of March, another 30 officers as well as a student assistance counselor were trained to present the opiate awareness program #NotEvenOnce to their respective school districts.  A special thanks to the Voorhees Police Department for their hospitality while hosting the training as well as the challenge coin that was presented to our #NEO [...]

By | 2018-03-08T17:33:09+00:00 March 8th, 2018|NotEvenOnce|0 Comments

Middle School Teacher Struck by Lightning

A 33-year-old middle school teacher from Manchester Middle School was struck by lightning while tending to bus duty outside of the building on Wednesday, March 7, 2018. The 8th grade teacher from Toms River was working bus duty at the end of the school day when the umbrella she was holding was struck by lightning. [...]

By | 2018-03-08T16:41:43+00:00 March 8th, 2018|Manchester Police News|Comments Off on Middle School Teacher Struck by Lightning

Driver Killed After Vehicle Collides into Parked Car

On Monday, March 5, 2018, at approximately 2:10 a.m., officers from the Manchester Township Police Department responded to the area of Central Drive and Manor Court in the Pine Acres Manor section of the township to investigate a single vehicle crash.  Upon arrival, officers observed a silver, 2014 Chevrolet Spark with extensive front end damage [...]

By | 2018-03-05T19:28:49+00:00 March 5th, 2018|Manchester Police News|Comments Off on Driver Killed After Vehicle Collides into Parked Car

Driver Strikes Parked Vehicle then Crashes into Restaurant

On Monday, February 26, 2018, at approximately 09:16 am, officers from the Manchester Township Police Department responded to Hudson City Plaza on Route 70, to investigate a motor vehicle accident involving a vehicle which had driven into the front of a local pizzeria. Upon arrival, officers observed a silver, 2011, Toyota Camry parked on the [...]

By | 2018-02-26T20:34:30+00:00 February 26th, 2018|Manchester Police News|Comments Off on Driver Strikes Parked Vehicle then Crashes into Restaurant

Female Pedestrian Struck by Vehicle

On Friday, February 16, 2018, at approximately 11:05 a.m., officers from the Manchester Township Police Department responded to the area of County Route 530 and Swift Lane in the Whiting section of the Township for the report a person struck by a vehicle. Upon arrival, officers observed a grey, 2015, Ford Escape in the roadway and [...]

By | 2018-02-20T20:20:06+00:00 February 20th, 2018|Manchester Police News|Comments Off on Female Pedestrian Struck by Vehicle

Written Examination Location Change

POLICE APPLICANTS PLEASE BE ADVISED: The location for the Written Examination on February 8, 2018, has been changed to: Manchester Township Middle School, 2759 Ridgeway Road, Manchester, NJ 08759 The time and all other information for the exam remains the same; only the location has changed. Thank you.

By | 2018-02-21T15:27:09+00:00 February 1st, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Written Examination Location Change

Physical Agility Test Administered for the Position of Police Officer/Class II Special Officer

On January 28, 2018, the Manchester Township Police Department administered the Physical Agility Examination, the first phase of testing for the position of Police Officer and Class II Special Officer. More than 170 individuals applied to participate in the event which took place at Manchester Township High School between the hours of 7 a.m. and 4 [...]

By | 2018-02-01T19:02:12+00:00 January 31st, 2018|Manchester Police News|Comments Off on Physical Agility Test Administered for the Position of Police Officer/Class II Special Officer

Vehicle Collides into Utility Pole; Roadway Closed During Repairs

On Monday, January 29, 2017, at approximately 08:24 am, officers from the Manchester Township Police Department responded to the area of Ridgeway Road and Cedar Drive, in the Ridgeway section of the Township, to investigate a motor vehicle accident involving two vehicles and a struck utility pole. Upon arrival, officers observed a beige, 2003, Toyota [...]

By | 2018-01-29T20:37:00+00:00 January 29th, 2018|Manchester Police News|Comments Off on Vehicle Collides into Utility Pole; Roadway Closed During Repairs

Whiting Man Arrest for Car Burglary

On Sunday evening, January 21, 2018, at approximately 8:37 p.m., officers from the Manchester Township Police Department responded to Constitution Boulevard in the Crestwood Village III section of the Township for the report of a car burglary.  Upon arrival, officers met with the caller who reported that someone had entered her unlocked vehicle which was [...]

By | 2018-01-31T20:10:29+00:00 January 28th, 2018|Manchester Police News|Comments Off on Whiting Man Arrest for Car Burglary

Whiting Man Arrest for Car Burglary

On Sunday evening, January 21, 2018, at approximately 8:37 p.m., officers from the Manchester Township Police Department responded to Constitution Boulevard in the Crestwood Village III section of the Township for the report of a car burglary.  Upon arrival, officers met with the caller who reported that someone had entered her unlocked vehicle which was [...]

By | 2018-01-26T21:38:19+00:00 January 26th, 2018|Manchester Police News|Comments Off on Whiting Man Arrest for Car Burglary

4 Vehicle Crash Sends Two to Hospital; Delay Morning Rush Hour Traffic

On Friday, January 19, 2018 at approximately 6:13 AM, officers from the Manchester Township Police Department responded to the intersection of Ridgeway Road and Commonwealth Blvd for a report of a multi-vehicle crash. Upon arrival, officers observed four vehicles in the roadway which were partially obstructing both directions of travel. The initial investigation revealed that [...]

By | 2018-01-19T20:10:55+00:00 January 19th, 2018|Manchester Police News|Comments Off on 4 Vehicle Crash Sends Two to Hospital; Delay Morning Rush Hour Traffic

Fire at Whiting Substation Causes Nearly 4200 to be without Power

A transformer fire at a Whiting JCP&L substation cause nearly 4,200 customers to be without power in the western section of the township the afternoon of Monday, January 15, 2018. The fire, which was located by a nearby patrol officer, occurred inside of the fenced-in facility on Station Road just off of County Route 530. Fire [...]

By | 2018-01-16T15:58:38+00:00 January 16th, 2018|Manchester Police News|Comments Off on Fire at Whiting Substation Causes Nearly 4200 to be without Power

Resident Donates Another CED to Department

Betty Bulbach does it again! Thank you, Ms. Bulbach, for generously donating another Conducted Energy Device (CED) to the Manchester Township Police Department. Ms. Bulbach first made a donation of a CED, more commonly known by its former brand name of Taser, in mid-2017 after reading a news article about the deployment of a device [...]

By | 2018-01-09T15:00:12+00:00 January 9th, 2018|Manchester Police News|Comments Off on Resident Donates Another CED to Department

Ambulance and SUV Collide on Route 37

On Wednesday afternoon, January 3rd, at approximately 3:41 p.m., officers from the Manchester Township Police Department responded to the area of Route 37 and Colonial Drive for the report of a motor vehicle crash involving a SUV and an ambulance. Upon arrival, officers located the two involved vehicles, a Manchester Volunteer First Aid ambulance and [...]

By | 2018-01-05T16:46:25+00:00 January 5th, 2018|Manchester Police News|Comments Off on Ambulance and SUV Collide on Route 37

New Year’s Eve Car Crash Temporarily Closes Route 70

On Sunday, December 31, 2017, at approximately 8:59 pm, officers from the Manchester Township Police Department responded to the area of Mile Marker 36 on Route 70, in the Whiting section of the Township to investigate the report of a multi-vehicle crash.  Upon arrival, officers observed that three vehicles had been involved and that all [...]

By | 2018-01-02T21:21:21+00:00 January 2nd, 2018|Manchester Police News|Comments Off on New Year’s Eve Car Crash Temporarily Closes Route 70

Certified Home Health Aide Arrested for Theft of Over $5,000 in Jewelry

A Toms River certified home health aide was arrested and charged with theft after a three week long investigation revealed that she had pawned jewelry belonging to an elderly Whiting resident with whom she had been employed to provide aide services. Arrested and charged on Friday was 35-year-old, Soraya Rivera-Darley of Toms River. On December [...]

By | 2018-01-02T21:19:13+00:00 January 1st, 2018|Manchester Police News|Comments Off on Certified Home Health Aide Arrested for Theft of Over $5,000 in Jewelry