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Police Department
255 Middle Road
Hazlet, NJ 07730


Phone: (732) 264-6565 (non-emergency)
Fax: (732) 264-2708
EMERGENCY - Dial 911


Employee Title Extension
Philip Meehan Chief of Police 732-264-0763 Ext. 105
Ted Wittke Deputy Chief 732-264-0763 Ext. 105
Rhonda Schultz Administrative Assistant 732-264-0763 Ext. 105
Lt. Robert Mulligan Detective Supervisor 732-264-0763 Ext. 117
Lt. David Cohen Patrol Supervisor 732-264-0763 Ext. 103
Lt. Scott Mura Administrative Supervisor 732-264-0763 Ext. 122
Lt. Christopher Acevedo Patrol Supervisor 732-264-0763 Ext. 119
Lt. Kevin Geoghan Patrol Supervisor 732-264-0763 Ext. 106
Lt. Vincent Quinn Patrol Supervisor 732-264-0763 Ext. 113
General Information   732-264-6565
Records Division   732-264-6565, option 2


Police Headquarters open 24 hours

Hazlet Township Police Department Policy and Procedures
Drug Screening Guidelines
Early Warning System 


Fire District
Phone: 732-264-6565 

Hazlet Township Bureau of Fire Prevention

Our Mission:

The mission of the Hazlet Township Bureau of Fire Prevention is to prevent fires and minimize the risk of life and property loss through education and fire code enforcement.

The Hazlet Township Bureau of Fire Prevention has the responsibility and authority to enter, investigate and perform routine fire inspections of all buildings, structures and properties in Hazlet Township with the exception 1 & 2 family dwellings in which the owner of the property resides.

First Aid & Rescue Squad

19 Maple Dr.

Hazlet, NJ 07730

Non-Emergency Phone: 732-264-7460

Emergency Phone: 911

The Township of Hazlet is a NEW JERSEY CIVIL SERVICE COMMISSION – LAW ENFORCEMENT jurisdiction. Therefore, all phases of the recruitment, selection, and hiring process for entry level law enforcement positions conform to the rules and regulations established by the New Jersey Civil Service Commission and Township of Hazlet Code.  The Civil Service Commission exclusively conducts Entry-level examinations once every two years.
Check the NEW JERSEY CIVIL SERVICE COMMISSION – LAW ENFORCEMENT website for more information.
The mandatory qualifications for appointment as a municipal police officer are:

  • Citizen of the United States;
  • Good health to satisfy pension requirements;
  • Literacy (read, write and speak the English language);
  • Good moral character (based on contemporary standards); and
  • Free of criminal conviction involving moral turpitude. 
  • Hazlet Township residents are given preference in the hiring process.

(Source N.J.S.A. 40A: 14-122)
The Township of Hazlet is an equal opportunity employer.