Manchester Township Police is proud to announce that Patrick Mabie has successfully completed his training at the Ocean County Police Academy as a graduate of the 96th Basic Police Recruit Class. The training, which began in April, concluded on September 18, with a graduation ceremony at Georgian Court University.  During the ceremony, Patrick Mabie, who served in the United States Marine Corp in 2007, was recognized for his outstanding performance during training, achieving a perfect 60 out of 60 score on the firearms qualifications. 

Ptl. Mabie has been assigned to a Field Training Officer and will begin an intensive twelve week Field Training and Evaluation program which will begin next week.  Upon successful completion of the training program, he will be assigned to a patrol squad.  Attending the ceremony in support of Ptl. Mabie were Manchester Police Officers: Chief Brian Klimakowski, Captain Lisa Parker, Lieutenant Robert Dolan, Lieutenant Todd Malland, Lieutenant Vincent Manco, and Physical Fitness Instructor, Patrolman Ian Bole.