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Media Release: Accreditation Assessment Team Invites Public Comment

A team of assessors from the New Jersey State Association of Chiefs of Police (NJSACOP) on January 23, 2023 at 8:00 AM, will examine all aspects of the Gloucester Township Police Department policies and procedures, management, operations, and support services Chief David Harkins announced today. Additionally, on January 24, 2023 at 8:30 AM,

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Gloucester Township Police Media Release- Driver Arrested for Pointing Gun During Road Rage

On Sunday, October 9, 2022 at approximately 10:34 am, the Gloucester Township Police received a 9-1-1 call reporting an erratic driver in the area of Blackwood Clementon Road and Peters Lane. The caller reported that the driver rolled down his window and pointed a chrome plated hand gun at him.

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Gloucester Township Police Media Release: GTPD Investigate Fatal Motor Vehicle Crash Involving a Garbage Truck

On Tuesday, September 6, 2022 at approximately 6:51 PM Gloucester Township Police were dispatched to the area of the 900 Block of Johnson Road to investigate a report of a serious motor vehicle crash with entrapment and a possible vehicle fire. Arriving officers located a 2005 Chevrolet Malibu that had struck the rear of a garbage truck causing the driver to be pinned inside of the vehicle.

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GTPD Video & Media Release: 9 PM Routine Thwart’s Car Burglar

GTPD VIDEO: Example Of Why To Do The #9PMRoutine Every Night

On Saturday, April 23, 2022 at 05:30 AM, the Gloucester Township Police Department received a report from an alert citizen that a suspicious male was attempting to gain entry into a vehicle that was parked in his driveway.

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GTPD Media Release Vehicle Crashes Into Residence 5-7-2022

On 5/7/22, at approximately 3:17 AM, Gloucester Township Police responded to Douglas Avenue in Blackwood for a reported vehicle into a residence. The driver, later identified as Timothy Brown had struck another vehicle, which caused this vehicle to careen off the road and crash into the side of a residence.

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GTPD Media Release: Morning Crash Involving a School Bus Injures Both Drivers on Jarvis Road

On Wednesday, April 27, 2022, at approximately 8:00am, Gloucester Township Police responded to the 1400 block of Jarvis Road for a reported motor vehicle crash involving a school bus. Upon arrival, officers located a school bus and Toyota Camry disabled in the westbound lane as a result of a head on collision.

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GTPD Media Release: Fictitious 9-1-1 Call to Avoid Motor Vehicle Stop Leads to Arrest

On April 4, 2022 at approximately 1:00pm the Gloucester Township Police Communications Center received a 9-1-1 call, reporting a shooting in progress. The caller stated a shooting was occurring at an apartment in the Millbridge Garden Apartment Complex located at 1341 Blackwood Clementon Rd. While officers were responding to the area,

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GTPD Media Release: Suspicious Person Investigation Leads to the Arrest of a Megan’s Law Registrant

On March 22, 2022 at 3:26 pm, Gloucester Township Police Patrol Units responded to the area of Pine Glen Drive and Jarvis Road, in the Sicklerville section of Gloucester Township, for the investigation of a suspicious person who was taking pictures of a teenage juvenile female. The juvenile female was walking to the bus stop at the time the photographs were taken by the defendant.

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