Image of front of Police DepartmentThe Township of Clinton Police Department consists of 25 full time sworn officers covering 33.9 square miles, with a population of 12,886. Our goal is twofold, providing quality service to the public while furnishing a good work environment to our employees. We dedicate our service to the public, providing a safe and secure community in which to live and raise our families. In addition, we strive to create a healthy and desirable work atmosphere for the officers. Employees are encouraged to contribute to the operation of the department. As a result, many assignments are distributed on a voluntary basis. Such involvement enhances creativity and boosts moral.

We offer many programs to the public:

  • Drug education, both in and outside the schools l.D. Programs Crime Stopping Programs TIPS Hotline 1-888-735-TIPS
  • Specialized units dealing with crime and traffic Gypsy Scams, etc.

We welcome our residents and friends to visit us and be part of their police .


Important Phone Numbers:

Emergency: (Police, Fire, Ambulance) 9-1-1
Officer in Charge: Lieutenant Thomas DeRosa 908-735-6000 ext 216
Police Desk (non-emergency) 908-735-6000

TIPS Hotline 908-735-0732
Email A Tip 

Crime Stoppers
Report Crime Anonymously (800) 321-0010

OPRA requests

All OPRA (Open Public Records Act) requests must be sent to the Municipal Clerk. 
Click here for a copy of the OPRA Request Form.

Municipal Clerk
Clinton Township
1225 Route 31 South, Suite 411
Lebanon, NJ  08833

Fax:  908-735-8156

General Orders.

Early Warning System

Procedures for Processing Requests for “T” AND “U” Nonimmigrant Status Certifications

Clinton Township Police Department ORI Number:  NJ0100600

Professional Standards Performance Report




Last updated: 8/15/2019 7:49:33 PM