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Police Activity at Homestead Plaza II – 08/28/21

10:18 A.M. – UPDATE: The area of Homestead Plaza II has been reopened to normal traffic. Police activity at Investors Bank is concluding. 9:57 A.M. – There is police activity in the area of Homestead Plaza II on Columbus Road. An incident at the Investors Bank is being investigated. Please avoid the area.

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Woman Charged with Stealing Funds from Youth Sports Organization – 12/10/20

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Hiring Notice for Police Officer – 11/25/20

We are starting a selection process in preparation for retirements expected in 2021. All eligible candidates are invited to apply.

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Vehicle Burglaries Reported / Residents Urged to Lock Doors – 10/29/2020

During the morning hours of Thursday, October 29th, police were dispatched several calls in the area of Hockey Drive, Millennium Drive, Sherwood Drive and White Pine Road for reports of overnight burglaries to vehicles. Police investigation revealed that the majority of the vehicles entered were unlocked and the burglaries occurred overnight in the early morning […]

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Listening Session About Use of Force by Police Officers – 7/15/20

Please join us and other stakeholders in this virtual public forum. To register, please click HERE.

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Bear Sighting in Area – 6/1/20

Visits by black bears are a regular occurrence in our township and today we have confirmation of another one paying a visit. The bear was observed in the last hour on Mill Lane, then on Manchester Court off of Hedding Road, and moments ago crossing Route 206 onto New York Avenue. Since this was the first sighting […]

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Passing of Retired Officer – 5/4/20

The Mansfield Township Police Department is saddened to announce the passing of Retired Officer William “Bill” Stricker, Badge# 3351. Officer Stricker gave 28 years of service to the community as a special law enforcement officer with the police department. In addition, he was a volunteer member of the Franklin Fire Department and the Mansfield Township […]

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Bail Scam Pattern Targeting the Elderly – 5/2/20

Law enforcement is monitoring a statewide pattern where perpetrators telephone victims and claim that their grandchild or member of the family has been involved in a motor vehicle accident or incident that resulted in their arrest. The perpetrator arranges to meet at the victim’s residence to retrieve the money. There are currently 28 known cases […]

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We Are In This Together – 3/21/20

Yesterday, Mansfield Township realized our first confirmed case of COVID-19. We encourage everyone to heed the guidance being provided by the CDC and follow the spirit of the stay at home mandate issued by the governor. The Mansfield Township community has been supportive, understanding, and cooperative with our officers throughout this week. We appreciate your […]

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Elder Fraud Presentation Aims to Protect Local Residents – 12/05/19

On Thursday, December 5th the Mansfield Township Police Department welcomed Assistant Prosecutor Brian Faulk of the Burlington County Prosecutor’s Office to Homestead at Mansfield for a presentation on elder fraud. The presentation was part of a new effort by the New Jersey Attorney General’s Office and the Burlington County Prosecutor’s Office to combat the growing […]

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