Recent Announcements




MLAA Opening Day Parade

posted Apr 16, 2018, 7:59 AM by John McGinnis   [ updated Apr 16, 2018, 8:19 AM ]

On April 14th the Medford Lakes Police Department led the Medford Lakes Athletic Association's Opening Day parade.  Cpl. Cherby and Officer Collins were in attendance for the opening day ceremonies and event.  Best of luck to the athletes and coaches this year!




       

Now Hiring: SLEO II

posted Apr 11, 2018, 10:40 AM by John McGinnis   [ updated Apr 11, 2018, 10:41 AM ]

 

The Medford Lakes Police Department is seeking qualified candidates for the position of

Class II Special Police Officer.

Minimum Qualifications (Candidates must meet all minimum qualifications to apply)

-       Satisfactory completion of a training course approved by the New Jersey Police Training Commission. Candidates must have a valid New Jersey Police Training Commission Certificate Special Law Enforcement Officer II. Current enrollment in an academy satisfying this requirement is also acceptable.

-       No obligation under NJSA 40A:14-178.

-       Candidates must be a graduate from a senior high school or shall have had formal education or training showing attainment of the level represented by graduation from senior high school with a minimum of sixty (60) college credits from an accredited college. Two years of active military service (including Coast Guard service) with an honorable discharge may be substituted for the sixty college credit requirement.

-       No criminal background. All successful candidates must pass a comprehensive background investigation which includes fingerprints, a medical examination and a drug test by urinalysis as well as a psychological examination where applicable. A negative result on a drug test by urinalysis is a condition of employment.

-       Ability to read, write and speak the English language well.

-       Be of good moral character.

-       A resident of the State of New Jersey.

-       Valid New Jersey driver’s license.

-       Candidates must be available to work any schedule, shift or assignment as ordered by the      Chief of Police or his designee.

-       Ability to perform all essential job functions for a police officer.

Resumes will ONLY be accepted by delivering same to the Medford Lakes Police Department, located at 1 Cabin Circle Drive, Medford Lakes, NJ 08055 until Friday May 4, 2018, no later than 4:00 P.M.

Medford Lakes is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

MLPD receives awards from 200 Club

posted Mar 7, 2018, 10:56 AM by John McGinnis   [ updated Mar 7, 2018, 11:05 AM ]

On February 23, 2018 Officer Mark McHugh received a Meritorious Service award from the 200 Club of Burlington County for three separate CPR/AED saves performed in 2017.  The Medford Lakes Police Department also received an Advanced Training Award which will allow the Borough of Medford Lakes to purchase a new AED for the municipal building and for training of all office employees.  The Medford Lakes Police Department would like to congratulate Officer McHugh on a job well done and thank the 200 Club of Burlington County for the awards and support.  





MLPD visits Nokomis School for Read Across America

posted Mar 7, 2018, 10:18 AM by John McGinnis   [ updated Mar 7, 2018, 10:18 AM ]

On March 2, 2018 Chief Dugan, Lt. McGinnis & Officer Hoyer participated in the 2018 Read Across America program.  Our officers read to Kindergarten, 1st, and 2nd grade students at Nokomis school.  We had a great time reading to our students!

 



Officer Pfeifer awarded SJFOP Member of the Year

posted Mar 7, 2018, 10:13 AM by John McGinnis   [ updated Mar 7, 2018, 10:13 AM ]

On February 15, 2018 Officer Dave Pfeifer of the Medford Lakes Police Department was awarded the South Jersey Fraternal Order of Police, Lodge 56, Member of the Year award.  Congratulations of Officer Pfeifer!



Cpl. Thompson promoted to Sergeant

posted Dec 14, 2017, 11:27 AM by John McGinnis   [ updated Dec 14, 2017, 11:27 AM ]

On December 13, 2017 Cpl. Bill Thompson was promoted to the rank of Sergeant.  The ceremony was held at Oaks Hall during the Borough Council meeting.             Sgt. Thompson began his law enforcement career in 2001 with UMDNJ Police Department before joining the Medford Lakes Police Department in 2004.  Congratulations to Sgt. Thompson!!


SLEO II Employment Opportunity

posted Nov 28, 2017, 1:34 PM by John McGinnis   [ updated Nov 28, 2017, 1:34 PM ]

Medford Lakes Police Department

Employment Opportunity


The Medford Lakes Police Department is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Class II Special Police Officer.

 Minimum Qualifications (Candidates must meet all minimum qualifications to apply)

 -       Satisfactory completion of a training course approved by the New Jersey Police Training Commission. Candidates must have a valid New Jersey Police Training Commission Certificate for Basic Police Officer or Special Law Enforcement Officer II (waiver eligible). Current enrollment in an academy satisfying this requirement is also acceptable.

-       No obligation under NJSA 40A:14-178.

-       Candidates must be a graduate from a senior high school or shall have had formal education or training showing attainment of the level represented by graduation from senior high school with a minimum of sixty (60) college credits from an accredited college. Two years of active military service (including Coast Guard service) with an honorable discharge may be substituted for the sixty college credit requirement.

-       No criminal background. All successful candidates must pass a comprehensive background investigation which includes fingerprints, a medical examination and a drug test by urinalysis as well as a psychological examination where applicable. A negative result on a drug test by urinalysis is a condition of employment.

-       Ability to read, write and speak the English language well.

-       Be of good moral character.

-       A resident of the State of New Jersey.

-       Valid New Jersey driver’s license.

-       Candidates must be available to work any schedule, shift or assignment as ordered by the Chief of Police or his designee.

-       Ability to perform all essential job functions for a police officer.

Resumes will be accepted at the Medford Lakes Police Department, located at 1 Cabin Circle Drive, Medford Lakes, NJ 08055 until Friday December 29, 2017 4:00 P.M.

  

Medford Lakes is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

 

Halloween 2017

posted Nov 3, 2017, 12:59 PM by John McGinnis   [ updated Nov 3, 2017, 1:00 PM ]

A few pictures from another safe and happy Halloween in the Borough of Medford Lakes!  The Medford Lakes Police Department led our annual Halloween parades at Nokomis & Neeta schools.  Officer Hess and Officer Denelsbeck (pictured below) giving out some candy and glow necklaces in the MLPD parking lot.                                     
  
                         

  


  




Public Awareness regarding Marijuana candy

posted Oct 25, 2017, 12:19 PM by John McGinnis   [ updated Oct 25, 2017, 12:19 PM ]

Parents of children who will be Trick or Treating this year, please read the information below regarding marijuana candy.  All parents are reminded to check their children's candy!


Coffee with a Cop 2017

posted Oct 4, 2017, 11:36 AM by John McGinnis   [ updated Oct 4, 2017, 11:37 AM ]

On October 4, 2017 Chief Dugan, Lt. McGinnis, Ofc. Parrish & Ofc. Pfeifer participated in the Medford Lakes Police Department's 1st Coffee with a Cop event.  Same was held at LAKES COFFEE on Trading Post Trail.  The event was well attended and a success.  




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