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Department NJ

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Riverside Police
Department NJ

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Riverside Police
Department NJ

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Riverside Police
Department NJ

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Riverside Police
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Riverside Police
Department NJ

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Riverside Police
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Your Riverside Police

The members of the Riverside Police Department take great pride in "Protecting and Serving" Riverside Township.

We recognize the importance of being community partners and have focused on a community policing philosophy. We attempt to immerse ourselves within the community and engage all members through numerous outreach programs and events.

Our award winning community policing efforts have been recognized by the New Jersey Attorney General, the General Assembly, the Burlington County Prosecutor's Office, Burlington County Chamber of Commerce, and ASIS International to name a few.

We strive to provide the highest quality of police service while maintaining our four core principals.

Learn how to anonymously report crime tips and information to the Riverside Police Department.

Facts and Information

the Riverside Police Department

Presently employs 17 full-time Officers, one part-time Class II officer, and one part-time Records Clerk. The full-time officers include the Chief of Police, a Captain, Lieutenant, two Sergeants, eleven Patrolman, one School Resource Officer.

In addition to our awards for community policing we have been recognized by Mother Against Drunk Driving, NJ Highway Traffic Safety Administration, NJ State Association of Chiefs of Police, 200 Club of Burlington County, and have been selected by Courier Post Readers as "Best of South Jersey."

The full-time officers include the Chief of Police, Captain, Lieutenant, two Sergeants, twelve Patrolman, one School Resource Officer and one Class II Officer.

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This section describes how to report suspicious activity happening AS IT IS OCCURRING.

Our mission is to maintain the quality of life we enjoy, and to ensure Riverside is a safe place to live, work and play. Recognized by the New Jersey General Assembly, the Riverside Police Department has instituted an award-winning community policing program. It also has received awards from Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD), ASIS International and the Burlington County 200 Club.

Riverside Police, Serving Riverside Township for 100 years

Our Latest News Releases

Matthew R. Porter, 29 years, of Miami, Florida has been identified as the suspect responsible for a motor vehicle theft this past Sunday morning.  This identification is due to several tips and the diligent investigation of Riverside Detectives. ....
On August 5th 2022 at approximately 7:07am, the Riverside Township Police responded to a call for an erratic driver who was driving at a high rate of speed going the wrong way on a one way on the 500 block of Kossuth St. While responding to the area,....
Earlier today, a motor vehicle stop for a minor traffic violation at 1:38 am, resulted in the apprehension of a WANTED robbery suspect. A Riverside patrol officer observed a the motor vehicle traveling through town just after 1:30 am.  The Patrolman....
  Late this afternoon, the Riverside Police were dispatched to a call for several subjects fighting along the 200 block of Taylor St.  Upon arrival, it was determined that one of the suspects fired several shots from a handgun striking a house....

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