The Patrol Division consisting of uniformed officers is considered the backbone of the police department. The Division responds to thousands of calls for service throughout the year. The officers serve the borough residents 24 hours a day 365 days a year handling crimes in progress, disorderly persons offenses, civil disputes, quality of life issues, emergencies …

Detective Bureau

The Detective Bureau’s primary function is conducting follow up investigations of crimes occurring within the Borough of Seaside Heights. Detectives are primarily responsible for locating and interviewing victims and witnesses; locating identifying and preserving physical evidence; recovering stolen property; indentifying, locating, interviewing and arresting criminal suspects. Detectives handle a variety of investigations, including but not …


Obtaining Police Reports Police reports are made available during the regular business hours, Monday – Friday 8:00am-3:00pm excluding holidays. Please have ID ready when asking for a copy of a police report.  For further questions regarding police reports or records, please contact the Records Department at 732-793-1037.


The Seaside Heights Police Department employs 8 full time Communications Officers.  The Communications Officers perform several important tasks including the handling of emergency and non-emergency calls for service, the dispatching and monitoring of Police &Emergency Medical Services (EMS) within Seaside Heights Boro.

Office Of Professional Responsibility

The Office of Professional Responsibility (OPR) provides protection to the public with regard to improper police actions and protection to the Seaside Heights Police Department and its employees against unwarranted accusations of misconduct. The Office of Professional Responsibility exists to safeguard the high degree of integrity required to provide quality police services to the community …