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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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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Curfew Reminder – 10/28 thru 10/31

This is a reminder that a curfew was established under Chapter 28 of the Mansfield Township Code. The curfew applies to any person under 18 years old and is in effect on: October 28th, 29th, & 30th from 8:30 p.m. until 6:00 a.m. the next day. October 31st from 9:00 p.m. until 6:00 a.m. the […]

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Vehicle Burglaries Reported / Residents Urged to Lock Doors – 9/3/15

This week played host to several vehicle burglaries in the Meadows at Mansfield development off of Mount Pleasant Road. In the early morning hours of Monday, August 31st, the suspects burglarized several vehicles along Waverly Drive. They entered one vehicle and used the garage door opener remote to gain access to the garage. Fortunately, the resident heard […]

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Notice: Joint Base MDL to Conduct Artillery Training – 08/21/15

Notice to Residents: Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst (MDL) has announced live fire artillery training at the Dix ranges starting today, Friday, August 21st through August 28th. The training will occur during daylight hours and could produce ground shaking and considerable noise in surrounding communities. Base officials noted that overcast weather can intensify the noise.

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Hiring Notice for Police Officers – 6/29/15

The Mansfield Township Police Department (Burlington County) is currently accepting applications for the position of Police Officer. Proposed salary range is $42,393 to $80,682 plus fringe benefit package. Applicants with three years full-time police experience may be offered higher starting salary. Candidates may request an application during regular business hours (8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.) […]

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Department Achieves Re-Accreditation – 6/11/15

The Mansfield Township Police Department is proud to announce that earlier this month our agency was re-accredited by the New Jersey State Chiefs of Police Law Enforcement Accreditation Commission. This achievement has been our pursuit since receiving initial accreditation in 2011 and is a resounding testament to the men and women that comprise the sworn and civilian staff of the organization. As an accredited […]

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Suspect Assaults Diner Employee, Then Flees Scene – 06/22/2015

On Monday, June 22nd at 6:04 a.m., police were dispatched to the Liberty 2 Diner on Route 130 for a reported assault in progress. Upon arriving, police met with the victim, a male employee of the diner, who reported that a white male was hitting and kicking the victim’s car that was parked behind the […]

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