The Chesterfield Township (NJ) Police Department consists of full-time and part-time sworn police officers who are all EMT certified. The department is also staffed by one civilian employee who provides clerical, administrative, record-keeping, and records management tasks. Located in Northern Burlington County, the department provides 24 hours-a-day, 7 days-a-week police protection and emergency response services to the residents and visitors of our 21.5 square mile community.
The Police Department is made up of a Chief of Police and Command Staff including Two Sergeants, as well as the aforementioned patrol officers and civilian employee. The department provides many services to township such as patrol, community policing, crime and accident investigations, property, business, and vacation checks, bicycle patrol, and many more. The Police Department prides itself in its community policing and is involved with such organizations as LEAD, Keenagers, and the various Scouting Organizations.
The mission of the Chesterfield Township Police Department is to protect and serve the residents of Chesterfield Township in a courteous, professional and respectful manner and to uphold and maintain the laws of the township and state. The Chesterfield Township Police Department is dedicated to working together with the residents and those who conduct business here to create a safe and secure way of life for everyone that lives, visits or works within its borders.