Mission Statement

“The South Toms River Police Department recognizes and embraces our noble duty to serve as the entrusted guardians of peace, justice, and democracy in our community.  We pledge to uphold our core values of Honesty, Integrity, Courage, and Respect as we provide effective police services in a professional, courteous, and equitable manner.  We will work as a team and collaborate with our residents to earn and establish mutual respect, trust, and understanding.  Lastly, we will be dedicated to our mission, loyal to each other, and disciplined in our endeavors to create and sustain a safe and welcoming environment for our residents and guests.”