For the period ending December 4th, 2013, the Brigantine Police Department responded to approximately 605 calls for service, including 77 motor vehicle stops/incidents and 4 accidents. November 21: James Zoll (age 36 of Brigantine) was arrested and charged with Possession of CDS and Theft by Officer Brown. November 22: Ruldolf Sellitsch (age 23 of Flemington) was arrested and charged with DWI, Refusal, Careless Driving, Leaving the Scene of an Accident, and Resisting … [Read more...]
For the week ending November 13th, 2013, the Brigantine Police Department responded to approximately 275 calls for service, including 48 motor vehicle stops/incidents and 5 accidents. November 17th: James Agnew (age 43 of Brigantine) was arrested and charged with Burglary, Criminal Mischief and Possession of Burglary Tools by Officer Knoff. November 18th: A 23 year old Brigantine male was arrested on an outstanding body warrant by Officer Hurts. November 19th: Vincent Lago (age 18 of … [Read more...]
The Brigantine Police Department is seeking applicants for the part time position of Class II Police Officer.
CLASS II- SPECIAL LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICER POSTED: November 8, 2013 EXPIRES: January 1, 2014 The Brigantine Police Department is seeking applicants for the part time position of Class II Police Officer. The position has an anticipated start date of January 30, 2014 and a salary of $15/hr. as per City ordinance. Applicants must be a U.S. citizen, be at least 18 years old, have a High School Diploma or state certified G.E.D., read and write the English language proficiently, have no … [Read more...]
Boats and trailers off the streets: From Local Ordinance # 284-33: “The parking of boats and/or trailers shall be prohibited within the City of Brigantine from October 1 through and including May 1 of each and every year.” Bogus phone solicitations for Police Union donations: The Brigantine P.B.A. 204 understands that you may receive many phone calls from outside organizations claiming to be affiliated with local law enforcement. These solicitors and telemarketers DO NOT represent us. … [Read more...]
Commendations and Awards: Exceptional Duty Gallantry Star Honorable Service (9) Lifesaving (2) times Unit Citation (SRT) Unit Citation (Platoon) Steven T. Stanly Award (2004) Experience: Captain of Police, Patrol & Investigations Divisions,Brigantine Police Department (4/2010 to Present) Captain of Detectives, Brigantine police Department (2/2009 to Present) Lieutenant Investigations Division (7/2008 to 1/2009) Appointed Internal Affairs … [Read more...]
The “New Jersey Stronger Than The Storm” campaign is attempting a world record attempt at the longest ribbon cutting ceremony to mark the grand opening of the summer season.
The “New Jersey Stronger Than The Storm” campaign is attempting a world record attempt at the longest ribbon cutting ceremony to mark the grand opening of the summer season. Gov. Christie will be co-hosting the Today Show and will be at Seaside Heights. The committee has chosen several shore towns to participate and Brigantine is one of them. We are asking that anyone who wants to participate be at the 16th Street parking lot between 7:30 AM and 8:00 AM tomorrow, Friday, May 24. They have … [Read more...]
Learn about the most common financial frauds and scams targeting seniors. Financial fraud is the fastest growing form of elder abuse. Broadly defined, financial elder abuse is when someone illegally or improperly uses a vulnerable senior's money or other property. Most states now have laws that make elder financial abuse a crime and provide ways to help the senior and punish the scammer. Elder financial abuse is tough to combat, in part because it often goes unreported. Many elderly … [Read more...]
Brigantine Police will passing on information through the NIXLE System. Please pass this onto your family and friends to sign up. register www.nixle.com to Stay Informed
What is Nixle? The new notification service, NIXLE, will alert residents to emergency weather events, road closings, public safety advisories, natural and manmade disasters, and general city information through email and text messaging. How Do I Sign Up? NIXLE is free and is easy to register www.nixle.com . The button to sign up for the service is located on the right hand side of the City’s homepage. Those who wish to register www.nixle.com will need to create an account with a user name … [Read more...]
NOTE: The Brigantine Police does not advocate nor recommend reading text messages while driving and highly discourages this practice. If you choose to receive Nixle alerts via text message, please read only when safe to do so Nixle In order to better serve the community, the Brigantine Police Department is utilizing an electronic messaging system that allows direct communication with persons who sign up to receive messages via email, SMS, or text messaging to their mobile device. The … [Read more...]
Captain Ray Cox announces that “Trick or Treat” , will be on Thursday, October 31st, between the hours of 5:30 P.M. & 7:30 P.M
RULES AND SUGGESTIONS FOR HALLOWEEN “TRICK OR TREATING” Captain Ray Cox announces that “Trick or Treat” on Halloween Night, will be on Thursday, October 31st, between the hours of 5:30 P.M. and 7:30 P.M. and requests that parents so advise their children. Halloween is the children’s night for “Trick or Treating” and having fun. Unfortunately, sometimes it is marred by auto accidents, fire injuries, falls (cuts and bruises), poisoned “treats”, etc. Captain Cox asks all parents to … [Read more...]
Parking problems! The City has received numerous complaints about vehicles parked against traffic creating hazards, blocking driveways, parked too close to stop signs, blocking crosswalks, etc. According to NJS 39:4-135, all vehicles must be parked facing the direction of travel. Please DO NOT PARK facing oncoming traffic. Vehicles parked in violation of any parking laws may be issued a summons. Bogus phone solicitations for Police Union donations: The Brigantine P.B.A. 204 understands … [Read more...]