REMINDER - There have been many car burglaries in our surrounding jurisdictions. Now is the time to protect yourself from property theft and becoming a victim. Thieves know that they can make a quick entry into an unlocked car and take loose change, cell phones GPS devices and any other valuables that are there for their taking. They often go from car to car looking for that unlocked door to make a quick entry and make off with items the items that are left inside. The Winslow Police are reminding our residents to lock your unattended vehicles to prevent unnecessary thefts. Prevention goes a long way. Don't become a victim to property theft
Award Recognition Program and Application -- It is the policy of the Winslow Township Police Department to recognize extraordinary acts by both police and civilians during situations which, as which seen by both the public and law enforcement, require heroic acts of bravery and courage. The Commendation and Awards program of the police department is meant to honor those individuals who show qualities that go above and beyond what would ordinarily be expected and are valiant in effort to preserve life, liberty and property. Click here to download the form. Once the form has been completed it can be emailed directly to the Chief of Police or you can mail a copy to the Chief's Office.
Neighborhood Watch -- is a well organized program that encourages residents to become more aware of activities wherever they are, while they go about their normal daily routines. The primary function of a neighborhood watch program is to act as the "EYES AND EARS" of the local police.. Participants are instructed to promptly report any unusual or criminal activity as soon as possible. We can help you and your neighbors organize a NEIGHBORHOOD WATCH to make your neighborhood a safer place to live.
Bicycle Registration -- Thousands of stolen bikes are recovered every day, but only a few are ever returned to there owners. The National Bike Registry helps authorities identify your bike and return it to you when it's found. To register, ask your dealer, go online or fill out and mail the form which you can download from our site. To download the form in PDF format, click here or you can register your bike at: www.nationalbikeregistry.com or call 1-800-848-BIKE
Operation Identification -- is a program in which participants permanently mark their property as a deterrent to theft. This also aids in the recovery of your property if it was lost or stolen. We will show you how to mark your property in a way that a law enforcement agency that recovers it will know it belongs to you. We have engraving tools that we will lend to you so you can mark your property. A form to list your marked property will be furnished for you to retain in the event the property is lost or stolen.
Security Surveys -- Upon request, we will conduct a comprehensive security survey of your home or business and point out the weaknesses. We can recommend ways in which you can better secure your home and property. For further information on theses programs: call 609-561-3300 or email Detective Mike Parker at email@example.com