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


Two Disabled Vehicle Calls Lead to Separate Drunk Driving Arrests – 03/14/15

Township police officers arrested two individuals during the weekend for driving while intoxicated in similar, but unrelated calls to assist disabled motorists. Both incidents occurred on Saturday, March 14th. The first incident was at 5:20 a.m. when police were dispatched to Public Road for a disabled motor vehicle that was off the roadway in a ditch.  […]

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Police Blotter – 03/09/15

On Wednesday, February 25th at 11:14 a.m., police were dispatched to Manheim Auto Auction on Route 68 for a report of trespassers on the property.  Police responded and were informed that Luo Tudeng, 29 years old of Queens, NY, and Yeshi Tseten, 25 years old of Woodside, NY, were both escorted off the property by […]

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NOTICE: Mansfield – Springfield Municipal Court Session Cancelled – 3/5/15

The Mansfield – Springfield Municipal Court has cancelled the court session scheduled for Thursday, March 5th due to the impending winter storm. All matters will be rescheduled for a future court date.  Any questions can be directed to the court office at 609-298-0649.

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Accreditation Assessment Team Invites Public Comment – 3/9/15

A team of assessors from the New Jersey State Association of Chiefs of Police (NJSACOP) will arrive on Sunday, March 8th, 2015, to examine all aspects of the Mansfield Township Police Department’s policies and procedures, management, operations, and support services. The assessment team is tasked with verifying that the Mansfield Township Police Department meets the […]

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Police Blotter – 2/10/15

On Monday, January 19th at 5:02 p.m., police performed a motor vehicle stop on Route 206 for a moving violation. During the stop, a check of the driver, Shaun Potter, 30 years old of Sicklerville, revealed he had a suspended driver’s license and was wanted on multiple warrants. Potter was taken into custody for processing, […]

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Vehicle Burglary Investigation Leads to One Arrest, Second Suspect Sought – 2/8/15

On Saturday, February 8th at 4:17 a.m., police were dispatched to Heather Court in the Country Walk development for a report of an individual looking into vehicles with a flashlight. Upon arriving in the area, police observed a female, later identified as Amanda Picard, 23 years old of Toms River, seated in a vehicle at […]

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Hiring Notice – 2/3/15

The Mansfield Township Police Department is currently accepting applications for the position of part-time Police Records Clerk. Full details and eligibility requirements can be found HERE. Mansfield Township is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  

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Parking Restrictions During Snow Storms – 1/26/15

All residents are asked to review the following excerpt from the Township Code regarding parking on Township roads during snow storms. The township’s plow contractor will be reporting problem areas and police will be ticketing offenders. Your cooperation is requested to avoid the need for enforcement action. § 60-20. Parking prohibited on public roads, streets, right-of-ways or […]

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REMINDER: LED Traffic Signals Can Be A Hazard To Motorists During Snow Storms – 1/26/15

In anticipation of the approaching winter storm system and the forecast including blowing snow, 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 report […]

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Hit & Run Leaves Pedestrian Seriously Injured – 1/21/15

The Mansfield Township Police Department and the Burlington County Prosecutor’s Office are asking for the public’s help identifying the driver of a vehicle that struck a pedestrian on Route 206 southbound at approximately 6:45 p.m. on Wednesday, January 21st in the area of the Imperial Inn. A motorist contacted police after seeing the pedestrian walking along […]

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