Police Services


Ocean City Police Department’s Mission Statement:
The Ocean City Police Department and the men and women, both sworn and civilian that fill its ranks, are committed to the highest levels of professionalism in providing service to both residents and visitors alike to “Americas Greatest Family Resort”, Ocean City New Jersey.
We dedicate ourselves to ensuring the public’s safety and will strive toward enhancing the quality of community life for all members of our community through the discharge of our duties in a manner consistent with fairness and impartiality, while respecting the individual’s dignity, constitutional rights and human rights.
We recognize that team work is the cornerstone upon which our success as a law enforcement organization is built.  The foundation upon which that cornerstone is laid, is our partnership with the residents of the community we serve.

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Ocean City Police Body Camera Information

Internal Affairs Complaint and Instructions

Law Enforcement Drug Testing Policy

Annual Internal Affairs Summary Report 

Early Warning System Policies and Procedures

Attorney General Recruiting Diversity Plan

Diversity in Recruiting and Hiring - Annual Report
2022 Report per N.J.S.A. 52:17B-4.10

Elder Justice

Unused Medication Drop Box
NEWParent's Guide to Fentanyl


Immigrant Trust Directive - Attorney General Directive 2018-6:

“In accordance with AG Directive 2018-6, known as the Immigrant Trust Directive, officers will process victim certification for processing of a “U” or “T” Visa certification within 120 days of submission.”

General Information
Phone Numbers
Emergencies: Dial 911
835 Central Avenue
Ocean City,