Mansfield Township
Police Department

190-A Atlantic Ave.
PO Box 177
Columbus, NJ 08022

609-298-4411 Police Station
609-723-8300 Dispatch

Mansfield Police Department

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Law Enforcement Torch Run Passes Through Mansfield Twp – 06/10/16

This year marks the 33rd Annual New Jersey Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics. This event leads up to the Special Olympics New Jersey Summer Games Opening Ceremony at The College of New Jersey this evening. Members of the Mansfield Township Police Department offered their support for the SONJ Summer Games by carrying the […]

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Increased Reports of Tax Scam Calls – 06/09/16

Our agency has noted a recent increase of township residents being targeted by scammers posing as representatives of the Internal Revenue Service. The following guidance was provided by the IRS in a Consumer Alert published earlier this year: Here are some things the scammers often do but the IRS will not do. Any one of these […]

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Hiring Notice for Police Officers – 6/1/16

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Joint Statement About Incident At NBC Regional High School – 3/24/16

At approximately 10:10 AM this morning, the Northern Burlington County Regional High School was notified by the district transportation department located on Route 68 that an individual was just seen jumping the fence and running towards the campus. The school resource officer was notified and immediately responded to the area. As a precaution, the Northern […]

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Juvenile Arrested While Driving Stolen Vehicle – 2/13/16

On Saturday, February 13th at 11:23 p.m. police observed a vehicle that was traveling northbound on US 206 matching the description of a stolen vehicle that eluded officers from Mount Holly minutes earlier. After confirming with the dispatcher that it was the stolen vehicle, our officer initiated a motor vehicle stop on State Highway 68 […]

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Parking Restrictions on Township Roads During Snow Storms – 1/22/16

All residents are asked to review the following excerpt from the Township Code regarding parking on Township roads during snow storms, which was enacted in 2011. The township’s plow contractor will be reporting vehicles parked in the road and police will be ticketing offenders. Your cooperation is requested to avoid the need for enforcement action. § 60-20. […]

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REMINDER: LED Traffic Signals Can Be A Hazard To Motorists During Snow Storms – 1/22/16

In anticipation of the approaching winter storm system and the forecast including potential blizzard conditions, please be reminded that traffic signals equipped with energy efficient LED bulbs put out less heat and can become obstructed when snow accumulates on the face of the lens. This obscures the signal and causes a very dangerous situation for motorists. Please […]

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Man Found Shot To Death In Mansfield – 1/4/16

Burlington County Prosecutor Robert D. Bernardi and Mansfield Township Police Chief Ronald Mulhall announced that a 68-year-old man was found shot to death in a car yesterday in Mansfield Township. Mansfield Township police officers were called to Monica Court yesterday at approximately 4:15 p.m. to check on a parked vehicle. Township police officers found James […]

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Traffic Advisory: Florence Road at I-295 – 12/18/15

An emergency repair is being performed on a gas main leak in the area of Florence Road (C.R. 656) at I-295 (Exit 52 interchange). Gas utility crews and emergency personnel are on scene. Some traffic delays may result to allow for the repair. Motorists are encouraged to avoid the area for the next several hours.

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Shoplifting Suspects Sought – 11/23/15

Police are asking for assistance with identifying two suspects who were caught on video while shoplifting from a local business. The incident occurred on 11/23/15 around 5:30 p.m. at the Liquor Mart in the Mansfield Square shopping center, located at the corner of Route 206 and White Pine Road. The suspects stole bottles of top-shelf liquor from […]

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