Message from the Chief of Police

Welcome to the Long Beach Township Police Department website. Our website is designed to provide information about the Police Department as well as provide important information to the residents and visitors of Long Beach Township. It is my hope that you will find the information you need within the pages of this website.

As Chief, I am proud of the excellent reputation our Police Department enjoys in our community by providing a high level of quality service. We strive to be a leading progressive organization that provides a proactive community based approach to policing, resulting in low crime rates. Our Mission Statement is directly related to our commitment and quality of service that we offer the residents and visitors of our community.

Good communication is fundamental in community policing. Please feel free to contact me anytime with questions or comments that you may have. I can be reached at 609-361-2071 or email

Edward Bernhard, Chief of Police

The Mission of the Long Beach Township Police Department is to provide the highest quality police services to our residents and visitors. This will be accomplished through the development of exceptional personnel and resources.

Long Beach Township Police Body Worn Camera Information

Effective Dec. 1st. 2021 Long Beach Township Police implemented the use of body worn cameras.  The cameras are being used in accordance with the NJ Attorney General’s Office directive and the Long Beach Township Police Department’s policy covering the use of body worn cameras.

Non-Emergency: 609-494-3322
Animal Cruelty: 609-494-3322
FAX: 609-494-6504

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