About Us


The Seaside Heights Police Department strives to utilize best police practices as set forth in the New Jersey State Chiefs of Police Accreditation Program. The department has successfully achieved the accreditation status in 2011 and 2015. The Accreditation program has long been recognized as a means of maintaining the highest standards of professionalism. Accreditation is …

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Chief’s Bio

Chief Thomas J. Boyd began his career as a lifeguard for the Seaside Heights Beach Patrol in 1977, and he was honored three times for lifesaving. In 1984, he joined the Seaside Heights Police Department as a Patrolman. He attended the New Jersey State Police Academy and graduated as a member of the 182nd Municipal …

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Mission Statement

MISSION STATEMENT In partnership with our community, and while affording dignity and respect to all persons, our mission is to promote a safe and secure community, improve the quality of life of our citizens, and develop our members to their greatest potential. VALUE STATEMENT The Seaside Heights Police Department will be guided by our core …

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