MIDDLETOWN, NJ: National Police Week 2019 is May 12th-18th. Middletown is hosting a Memorial Service honoring all Middletown Police Officers who have passed. The Memorial Service will be held May 17th, at 11:00 a.m. rain or shine at the Middletown Police Memorial, held at the corner of Kings Highway and Route 35.
Middletown Police Headquarters will be open for guided tours to all school children, scouts, seniors and anyone interested in Middletown Township in honor of National Police Week. There will be four days of tours at the police facility this year. Please call the Chief’s office at 732-615-2039 for your most convenient day and time. Guided tours will be conducted on the following days:
MONDAY May 13 - 09:15, 10:15, 11:15, 1:15, 2:15, 3:15, 4:15, 4:45, 5:15
TUESDAY May 14 - 09:15, 10:15, 11:15, 1:15, 2:15, 3:15, 4:15, 4:45, 5:15
WEDNESDAY May 15 - 09:15, 10:15, 11:15, 1:15, 2:15, 3:15, 4:15, 4:45, 5:15
THURSDAY May 16 - 09:15, 10:15, 11:15, 1:15, 2:15, 3:15, 4:15, 4:45, 5:15
VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES: According to their website, volunteers are Needed for Middletown Township Police Department Auxiliary Police
Middletown Township Police Department is currently recruiting volunteers to serve on the Middletown Auxiliary Police. You can download an application at www.middletownnj.org/AuxiliaryPolice. Applications are accepted year-round.
The Middletown Township Auxiliary Police duties include traffic control, security, and patrol for major events, road races, fairs, high school sporting events, and more. The Auxiliary Academy starts in March and you will learn NJ Criminal Code, Title 39 Motor Vehicle Laws, side-handle baton, handcuffing, pepper spray, drill and ceremony, and more.
Basic requirements for volunteers to apply include that they must be eighteen years of age or older, live within a five mile radius of Middletown, have access to reliable transportation, possess a valid driver’s license, be willing to serve on an on-call basis during major incidents, submit to a background investigation and fingerprinting, and successfully complete the mandatory training.
For additional information, please contact Sgt. Kevin Gardiner, Middletown Township Police Department, Auxiliary Liaison, at 732 615-2075.
DOMESTIC VIOLENCE RESPONSE TEAM VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES:
Interested in becoming part of the MTPD's Domestic Violence Response Team? Click HERE to fill out an application.
For more information about the Middletown Police Department click here.