About The Gloucester Township Police Department
The Gloucester Township Police Department responds to nearly 60,000 calls for service each year. This is an average of 5,000 calls per month. Gloucester Township Police consists of over 133 full time sworn Law Enforcement Officers, 35 part time Special Law Enforcement Officers (SLEO), 17 Telecommunicators, and 16 civilian personnel.
The Department is commanded by Chief David J. Harkins who has been an officer with Gloucester Township Police since 1995. The Deputy Chief of Police is The Staff Commander who assists the Chief of Police in the operations of the agency. The Gloucester Township Police Department is split into three divisions consisting of the Operations Division, the Community Services Division and the Administrative Services Division. Each Division is commanded by a Captain of Police.