SHIP BOTTOM POLICE DEPARTMENT

Ship Bottom Police Public Notice for Accreditation

TRAFFIC PATTERN UPDATE

RECORDS RELEASE

Application for Police Service
Thank you for your interest in the Ship Bottom Police Department. Please print, complete and drop off your completed application in person along with the necessary documents to the Ship Bottom Police Department located at 1621 Long Beach Boulevard Ship Bottom, New Jersey 08008. If necessary, applications may be mailed in.

Application for SLEO Class I please follow link, complete on Police App: SLEO Class I Application
Any questions please contact Sergeant Brian Tretola at btretola@shipbottom.org or (609) 494-2171 Ext. 174.

Drug Testing Policy

MISSION STATEMENT

The mission of the Ship Bottom Police Department is to proudly serve the community by protecting the life and property of its citizens, enforcing the laws of the State of New Jersey, and working in partnership with the community to enhance the quality of life and nurture public trust. Our mission statement is based upon the following values:

Integrity: We hold ourselves to the highest standards of performance and ethics. We shall hold ourselves accountable for our actions both on and off duty, and take pride in delivering the highest professional level of service to all.

Fairness: We treat all citizens impartially, justly, and unbiased, through empathy and compassion.

Respect: We treat all citizens in a dignified, honorable, and courteous manner. Our conduct displays an understanding of ethnic and cultural diversity, both in our professional and personal endeavors.

Ethics: We will strive to continuously to develop trust from the citizens of the Borough Ship Bottom and all visitors through moral, unbiased, and ethical decision making.

Compassion: We recognize and understand that the community turns to us in times of need, injury, or as victims of crimes, and need to be treated with kindness, sincerity, and with genuine concern for their well-being.

Police Department Personnel
Administrative Office Phone Number and Extensions
Non-Emergency Number (609) 494-1518

Personnel Ext Specializations
Chief Jon Potter 113 Administration/Officer in Charge
Sgt. Michael Nash 110
Sgt. Ed Williams 171 Internal Affairs Officer
Sgt. Brian Tretola 174 OEM, PT/Academy Instructor/FTO/ Internal Affairs
Sgt. Kyle Jones 175 SWAT/FTO/Range Instructor
Ptl. Ronald Holloway 172 Traffic Safety/L.E.A.D./OEM/JTTF Coordinator
Sgt. Chris Biester 177 FTO/Range Instructor
Det. Anthony Lazlo 178 Law Enforcement/Property & Evidence Manager
Ptl. Sean Frank 179 Law Enforcement
Ptl. Ford 180 Defensive Tactics Instructor
Ptl. Alessio Rea 173 Law Enforcement
Ptl. Matthew Chester 176 Law Enforcement/L.E.A.D. Instructor
Application Employment of Police Officers for Private Duty – EFFECTIVE 1/1/2022, INCREASED TO $105
Note: 48 hours’ notice is required for any work.

Public Information Disclosure/Internal Affairs Documents

Promoting Diversity in Law Enforcement
IA Form – English

Internal Affairs 2021
Early Warning System
Body Worn Camera Policy – Effective June 1, 2021
2022 AG BWC Policy
Drug Testing Policy
2021 Use of Force Portal

Annual Major Discipline Report
Interaction with the Immigrant Community

IA Dispositions