News & Events

  • National Night Out Car and Truck Show Registry June 14, 2021 -   National Night Out will be held this year at Thompson Park between the open grove and the basketball courts right across from the animal haven.  Come out and Join us for a fun filled night with food and games.  At this year's event we will be hosting our first ever National Night Out Car and Truck Show in the back parking lot near the animal haven.  Entry is free and limited to the first 100 pre-registered cars.  August 3, 2021… ... Read more
  • Monroe Township Police Department Youth Police Academy April 8, 2021 - Monroe Township Police Youth Academy At this time our Youth Police Academy has been filled and our application process is now CLOSED.  Thank you to all the children that signed up and we are looking forward to July 12th!   ... Read more
  • LEAD clothing bin locations April 5, 2021 - The Monroe Township Police Department has partnered with LEAD (Law Enforcement Against Drugs) to bring clothing bins to our Township.  These bins give us money towards training our LEAD Instructors and money towards purchasing merchandise for our 6th grade LEAD students.  If you are able and willing please consider these clothing bins next time you donate your used clothing.  Monroe Township has three LEAD clothing bin locations; Applegarth Elementary School Mill Lake Elementary School Monroe Township Middle School ... Read more
  • State and County COVID-19 Vaccine Hotline Information January 26, 2021 - The State of New Jersey has opened a COVID-19 Vaccine HOTLINE to assist residents.  Click here for more information ... Read more
  • Monroe Township Police Department Body Camera Program December 14, 2020 - PRESS RELEASE: Monroe Twp. Police Department Launches Body Camera Program to Complement Existing Patrol Car Dashboard Camera Systems New Body Cameras Paired with In-Car Camera Systems Completes Comprehensive Program to Increase Transparency and Enhance Incident Reporting Click Here for the Body Camera Press Release ... Read more
  • *****MONROE TOWNSHIP SCAM ALERT***** August 6, 2020 - Scammers are using fake phone numbers that come up on caller ID as “Monroe Twp NJ” to contact residents within Monroe Township. The callers are posing as a third-party energy company offering refunds.  At first look it appears that you are receiving a phone call from the Township of Monroe when in fact it is a scam.  Upon answering the phone, the call is answered by an automatic recording offering a 30% discount on your gas and electric bill.  If… ... Read more
  • Attention: Monroe Township dog and cat owners July 22, 2020 - Monroe Township Animal Control is requesting all residents to license their dogs and cats with the Township Clerk's Office.  In accordance with Chapter 33 of the Monroe Township Code ALL cats and dogs must be licensed with the Township.  The purpose of this portion of the Code is to ensure our animal population does not pose a threat to the health and safety of our residents and that they are properly vaccinated against rabies. *Animal Control is picking up too… ... Read more
  • SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT March 15, 2020 - PUBLIC NOTICE March 15, 2020 In light of the serious concerns regarding the COVID-19 Virus (Corona Virus), the Monroe Township Police Department will be implementing important changes to our normal operations.  We are asking the public’s help in implementing the following changes: If you and/or a current or former member of your household are displaying signs of a respiratory illness to include fever, cough, difficulty breathing and shortness of breath, please be sure to notify police dispatch when you call… ... Read more
  • Chiefs of Police Partner with MCFOODS April 2, 2019 - MIDDLESEX COUNTY — The Middlesex County Association of Chiefs of Police have become supporting partners with Middlesex County Food Organization & Outreach Services (MCFOODS) to help stock the shelves for those in need in the County. "This new partnership will make giving more accessible to every municipality in our County," said James Polos, Executive Director of the MCIA. "The commitment of the Chiefs and their officers to help combat hunger in our county is exemplary and just one more example… ... Read more
  • Sign Up for Nixle Alerts! December 30, 2013 - Receive up-to-date information affecting your neighborhood by e-mail & text message! To Register Go to www.nixle.com Click “Sign Up Now!” Create an account by choosing a User Name and Password Enter an e-mail address and cell phone number where you would like to receive messages Enter your address (or a nearby intersection) Click “Sign Me Up” To Customize Log in at www.nixle.com Click “Locations” Click “Add New” to add addresses in your town or around the country. Do your relatives… ... Read more