Community Policing

The Egg Harbor Township Police Department is committed to community partnerships, transparency, and accountability.  Our agency promotes a philosophy of using community partnerships and problem-solving techniques to proactively address public safety concerns that may arise.

 The Community Policing Officer is Patrolman Edward Bertino [email protected]  609-926-4040  

Officer Bertino began his policing career in the fall of 2003.  He has held the positions of Patrol Officer, Juvenile Diversion Officer, Egg Harbor Township High School Resource Officer, and he was on the Atlantic County Regional SWAT Team for 10 years.  Officer Bertino’s primary function is coordinating the agency’s community policing efforts.  Additionally, he assists in our agency’s Training Unit.  He is a firearms instructor for both departmental qualifications and recruits qualifications at the Atlantic County Police Training Center.  Officer Bertino is proud to be a part of the community policing programs including, School-Based Programs, Community Events/Programs. and D.A.R.E

Online Safety for Kids and Families

Babysitting Information
EHTPD Guide to Safe Babysitting

 Bicycle Safety & Information
Cross County Connection TMA
Safe Riding Bicycle Safety Info

Substance Misuse
Three Medicine bottles with spoon and pills

If you would like information about substance misuse, please visit:

Or Contact NJ Addiction Services Hotline: 1-844-276-2777

Protect Yourself Against Fraud
10 Things YOU can do to Avoid Fraud
Avoiding Online Dating Scams
Avoiding Tech Support Scams

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Federal Trade Commission
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United States Postal Inspection Service