On behalf of the Raritan Township Police Department, I welcome you to our website. I am honored to lead the talented men and women of this agency and to share in their dedication and passion to serve our citizens.
We realize that our ability to be effective is dependent on good communication with our citizens and a cooperative approach to problem solving. We continue to explore new ways to partner with our residents, business owners, and school communities in an effort to improve the quality of life in Raritan Township.
The well-trained, well-educated, and highly motivated officers of the Raritan Township Police Department are committed to keeping our community a safe place to live, work, and visit.
Our pledge to the citizens of Raritan Township is that we will provide professional police services that are innovative, community-minded, and integrity-driven.
Chief Alfred C. Payne III
The Raritan Township Police Department is dedicated to providing impartial, ethical, and professional law enforcement protection and service. We strive to improve the quality of life in our municipality by establishing community partnerships, providing innovative services, and through proactive crime prevention and criminal apprehension.
On Wednesday, May 22, 2019, at 1143 PM-Police arrested Robert J. Smith, age 36, of Hartford, Connecticut for Possession of under fifty grams of Marijuana. Smith was stopped for performing an illegal U-Turn on State Highway Route 31. Smith was charged with Possession of a Controlle...
On Saturday April 20, 2019 at 2:20 am Karrie Acker (Age 44) of Glenville, NY was arrested for Possession of Less than 50 Grams of Marijuana, Possession of a Controlled Dangerous Substance and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. The vehicle Acker was operating was originally stopped...
The Raritan Township Police Department will be holding a child safety seat checkpoint at police headquarters on June 19, 2019 between 4:00pm and 8:00 pm. Certified technicians will install or reinstall your car seat, check for recalls and address any other safety ...