Manchester Police News

Head On Collision on Route 571 Sends Two to a Local Trauma Center with Serious Injuries

A nighttime head-on collision on Route 571 in the Ridgeway section of the Township sends two men to a local trauma center with serious injuries. 41-year-old Toms River resident, David M Rehl and 37-year-old Brick resident, Michael P. Redding were transported to Jersey Shore University Medical Center in Neptune for treatment of serious injuries after [...]

By | 2016-12-07T14:42:36+00:00 December 7th, 2016|Manchester Police News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Manchester Police Promotes Officers and Welcomes Two New Patrolmen

The Manchester Township Police Department is pleased to announce the promotions of one Lieutenant and three Sergeants, as well as the hiring of a Patrolman and Class II Special Officer during a November 30, 2016, ceremony in the Municipal Complex Civic Center. Before their family, friends, and police personnel including Chief Lisa Parker, Mayor Kenneth [...]

By | 2016-12-02T16:47:38+00:00 December 2nd, 2016|Manchester Police News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Motorcyclist Injured After Being Struck by SUV

At approximately 3:37 p.m. on November 19, 2016, officers from the Manchester Township Police Department responded to County Route 547 in the Ridgeway Section of the Township to investigate a motor vehicle crash involving a SUV and a motorcycle. Upon arrival, officers observed a 1999, Chevrolet Suburban and a 2015, Harley Davidson Motorcycle in the [...]

By | 2016-11-23T21:51:45+00:00 November 23rd, 2016|Manchester Police News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Collison with Parked School Bus Sends 4 to the Hospital

An early morning crash on November 14, 2016, involving a Manchester Township school bus sent four individuals to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries on Monday morning. Officers responded to the Manchester Middle School after Tracey Schadewald, 45, of Manchester, struck the rear of a parked school bus with her 2013 Chrysler Town and Country [...]

By | 2016-11-14T14:12:14+00:00 November 14th, 2016|Manchester Police News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Five Injured in Five Car Crash on Route 70 in Manchester

A five-vehicle chain-reaction crash on Friday morning, November 4, 2016, snarled traffic on Route 70 near the intersection of Green Acres Road, in the eastern section of the township. At approximately 11:17 a.m., officers from the Manchester Township Police Department responded to the intersection of State Highway 70 and Green Acres Road for the report [...]

By | 2016-11-07T18:57:00+00:00 November 7th, 2016|Manchester Police News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Lakehurst Woman Charged With Stealing & Fraudulently Using Credit Card

On August 28, 2016, Manchester Township Police Officer Mark Micciulla took a report involving the theft of a credit card as well as its fraudulent use at four separate locations in and around Manchester Township. These unauthorized fraudulent charges took place at the Manchester ShopRite, Hall's Gulf Service Station, Lakehurst Dunkin Donuts, and Wawa in [...]

By | 2016-10-31T16:10:35+00:00 October 31st, 2016|Manchester Police News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Township, Police Officials Recognize Ridgeway Fire Co.’s Grant Writing Success

Manchester Township and Police Department officials are proud to recognize the money-saving efforts of our Emergency Responders, most notably the Ridgeway Volunteer Fire Company for their recent success in securing more than three quarters of a million dollars in federal grant funding. While attending a New Jersey League of Municipalities seminar on grant funding for [...]

By | 2016-10-28T13:45:47+00:00 October 28th, 2016|Manchester Police News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Manchester Police Welcome Second Chaplain to Department

The Manchester Township Police are pleased to welcome Pastor Robert Clark as the Department’s second Police Chaplain, expanding an important program in which highly trained clergy assist officers and the community during times of need. Pastor Clark joins Rev. James Davis, who has served as the Manchester Township Police Chaplain since November of 2011, in [...]

By | 2016-10-25T14:49:09+00:00 October 25th, 2016|Manchester Police News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Residents Displaced by Early Morning Fire

On Saturday morning, October 22, 2016, at approximately 6:53 a.m., officers from the Manchester Township Police Department responded to 45 Fox Street in the Pine Ridge section of the Township for the report of a possible structure fire. Upon the arrival, officers observed heavy smoke and flames coming from the rear of the single family [...]

By | 2016-10-24T18:32:49+00:00 October 24th, 2016|Manchester Police News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Two Vehicles Collide on State Highway 70, One Injured

On Thursday, October 20, 2016, at approximately 4:30 p.m., members of the Manchester Township Police Patrol Bureau responded to the intersection of Manchester Boulevard and State Highway 70 to investigate a report of a motor vehicle crash. Upon arrival, officers learned that two vehicles had been involved in the crash. The first, a 2014 Toyota Prius, [...]

By | 2016-10-21T15:44:42+00:00 October 21st, 2016|Manchester Police News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Whiting Resident Injured in Two Vehicle Crash

A two vehicle crash in the intersection of Route 70 and Colonial Drive this afternoon snarled traffic in the area for approximately one hour. A 72-year-old Whiting resident, Janet Sabba, was injured during a collision between her Dodge Caravan and an Isuzu box truck, operated by 61-year-old Kenneth Parker Jr. of Browns Mills. The box [...]

By | 2016-10-19T13:24:11+00:00 October 19th, 2016|Manchester Police News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Pedestrian Struck by Vehicle in Silverwoods Parking Lot

A Manchester Township resident was struck by a backing vehicle as she walked across the parking lot in the Silverwoods Independent Living complex on Monday morning. 64-year old, Catherine Burt, was walking through the parking lot when she was struck by vehicle which was backing from a parking space. On Monday, October 17, at approximately [...]

By | 2016-10-18T16:04:18+00:00 October 18th, 2016|Manchester Police News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Manchester Police Officers Visit Whiting Elementary for Interactive Program

Continuing a successful outreach program that began two years ago, students at the Whiting Elementary School yesterday were taught the ins and outs of law enforcement and given important safety lessons from Manchester Township Police officers. The four interactive stations at the October 13, 2016, event allowed elementary students to take a hands-on look at [...]

By | 2016-10-14T14:42:18+00:00 October 14th, 2016|Manchester Police News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

A Potpourri of Drugs Seized During Car Stop

The motor vehicle stop of a Freehold Township man, lead to the seizure of various types of narcotics as well as related paraphernalia early Wednesday morning. Ptl. Jason Wiener stopped a Ford Explorer for a motor vehicle violation and shortly thereafter found the operator to be in possession of heroin, marijuana, Xanax, Suboxone as well [...]

By | 2016-10-12T15:01:03+00:00 October 12th, 2016|Manchester Police News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Chief Praises Quick Actions That Prevented Suicide by Cop

Manchester Township Police Chief Lisa Parker today recognized the outstanding efforts of two Manchester Township officers and family members of a distraught man with preventing a tragedy. On Saturday, October 8, 2016,at approximately 11 p.m., officers responded to a New York Avenue residence in reference a 911 call involving an intoxicated male. Responding officers had [...]

By | 2016-10-11T20:48:47+00:00 October 11th, 2016|Manchester Police News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Toms River Crash Results in DWI Arrest in Manchester

A Manchester Township woman was arrested and charged with Driving While Intoxicated and Endangering the Welfare of a Child after she left the scene of crash in Toms River. The suspect, 45-year-old Wendy Soden was arrested by Officer Michael Guarino at a residence in Whiting. On Friday evening, October 7, 2016, the Manchester Township Police [...]

By | 2016-10-11T20:45:20+00:00 October 11th, 2016|Manchester Police News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Motorcyclist Hospitalized following Crash with Car

Route 530 in the Whiting Section of the Township was closed down for several hours in the area of Pine Ridge Boulevard due to a motor vehicle accident involving a Harley Davidson motorcycle and a Hyundai Sonata. On Thursday, October 6, 2016, at approximately 2:07 p.m., officers from the Manchester Township Police Department responded to the [...]

By | 2016-10-07T17:12:51+00:00 October 7th, 2016|Manchester Police News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Leisure Knoll Harmonics Group Presents K-9 Unit Donation

On Wednesday, October 5, 2016, Lt. Vincent Manco was presented with a generous $500 donation to the Manchester Township Police K-9 Unit by the Leisure Knoll Harmonics musical group. After approximately 25 years of performances throughout Manchester Township’s senior communities and nursing homes, the Harmonics have made the decision to disband. With some funds leftover [...]

By | 2016-10-07T17:09:19+00:00 October 7th, 2016|Manchester Police News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Vehicle Strikes Pedestrian Before Crashing into Residence

A driver who apparently confused the accelerator for the brake pedal struck a pedestrian and then a residence on South Chestnut Avenue in the Whiting Section of the Township on Wednesday, October 5, 2016. The driver of the vehicle as well as the pedestrian were not seriously injured in the crash. Officers from the Manchester [...]

By | 2016-10-06T17:05:06+00:00 October 6th, 2016|Manchester Police News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Manchester Police Presents Donation to Children’s Specialized Hospital

Members of the Manchester Township Police Department visited the Children's Specialized Hospital in Toms River on Wednesday, October 5, to present a donation of $1,551 raised during the Ocean County Bravest and Finest Flag Football Tournament this past summer. The officers met staff members and were given a tour of the impressive Stevens Road facility, [...]

By | 2016-10-06T17:03:02+00:00 October 6th, 2016|Manchester Police News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Motor Vehicle Stop Leads to Cocaine Arrest

On October 4, 2016, at approximately 3:13 a.m., Officer Brian Volk observed a vehicle traveling westbound on County Road 571 near Commonwealth Blvd.  Officer Volk observed an equipment violation and stopped the vehicle with two occupants. The passenger, 26 year old Sergio Correa of Dunrovin Court, Manchester, was found to have an outstanding warrant out [...]

By | 2016-10-05T17:00:58+00:00 October 5th, 2016|Manchester Police News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Manchester Resident Arrested After Stealing Money from Tip Jar at Local Restaurant

On October 1, 2016, at approximately 1855 hours, the Manchester Township Police Department received a call from an employee of the Cafe Napoli Restaurant, located in the Manchester Plaza Shopping Center. The employee reported that a patron had stolen cash from a tip jar located next to the cash register. Patrolmen Patrick Mabie and Kyle [...]

By | 2016-10-02T15:20:43+00:00 October 2nd, 2016|Manchester Police News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Manchester Police Officers and Manchester Councilmen ‘Help Bag Hunger’ at Manchester Shop-Rite

Officers from the Manchester Township Police Department and two Manchester Township Councilmen assisted with the bagging of groceries on Sept. 21, 2016, to “Help Bag Hunger” as part of a month-long hunger awareness campaign at the Manchester Shop-Rite. September is “National Hunger Action Month,” a time when organizations and businesses across the country are doing their [...]

By | 2016-09-30T15:20:03+00:00 September 30th, 2016|Manchester Police News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Manchester Woman Arrested for Drug Possession

A Manchester woman was arrested as a result of several complaints about suspected drug activity at her Commonwealth Boulevard residence.  Members of the Manchester Township Police Narcotics Enforcement Team (N.E.T.) conducted a consent search of the home which resulted in the recovery of quantities of Suboxone and drug paraphernalia associated with heroin use. On Friday, [...]

By | 2016-09-28T14:59:21+00:00 September 28th, 2016|Manchester Police News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Toms River Woman Arrested for Heroin and Crack Possession

A Toms River woman was arrested after a motor vehicle stop in the parking lot of a Route 37 business. Members of Manchester Township Police Narcotics Enforcement Team (N.E.T.) conducted a motor vehicle stop on a 2015 Honda Accord after the driver failed to signal a turn on Northampton Boulevard. On Friday, September 23, 2016, [...]

By | 2016-09-28T14:52:18+00:00 September 28th, 2016|Manchester Police News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Pair Arrested for Drug Possession in Route 37 Parking Lot

Members of the Manchester Police Narcotics Enforcement Team (N.E.T.) arrested a Lakewood woman and an East Orange man for drug possession after a motor vehicle stop in the parking lot of a Route 37 business. On Friday, September 23, 2016, at approximately 1700 hours, members of the N.E.T. stopped a 2015 Nissan Sentra being operated by [...]

By | 2016-09-27T14:42:02+00:00 September 27th, 2016|Manchester Police News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Manchester Police Officer Bitten by Pit Bull While Chasing Heroin Dealer

A Manchester man has been arrested after fleeing from members of the Manchester Township Police Narcotics Enforcement Team (N.E.T.).  The man, who was attempting to sell heroin, led officers on a foot pursuit through multiple yards in the Pine Lake Park area, causing one of the officers to sustain minor injuries as a result of [...]

By | 2016-09-27T14:39:48+00:00 September 27th, 2016|Manchester Police News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Gas Station Attended Robbed at Knife Point in Whiting

The Manchester Township Police are investigating a weekend armed robbery of a gas station attendant which occurred at the Manchester Gulf gas station located at 100 Lacey Road in the Whiting section of the Township. On the Saturday evening, September 24, 2016, at approximately 10 p.m., officers from the Manchester Township Police Department responded to the [...]

By | 2016-09-26T20:06:28+00:00 September 26th, 2016|Manchester Police News, Uncategorized|0 Comments