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Galloway Township is located in Atlantic County, New Jersey, 7 miles west of Atlantic City. It is approximately one hundred square miles with an approximate population of forty thousand. Galloway is residential/ rural in character with a diverse population. The Township contains several public and private schools including a large public high school (Absegami) and the Richard Stockton College of New Jersey. Galloway is also home to the AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center and the William J. Hughes Federal Aviation Administration complex. Galloway is one of the fastest growing communities in the state of New Jersey.

The Galloway Police Department consists of 54 sworn law enforcement officers. The Department is divided into two divisions: Patrol and Services.  

        Newly hired police officers are assigned to the Patrol Bureau

        Officers receive an initial uniform issuance

        The Patrol Bureau includes four squads, each with a Sergeant First Class and Sergeant. The Division also contains several  K9 Officers, Community Policing Officers, and Traffic Officers.

        The Division currently works a rotating twelve-hour shift that allows for every-other weekend off (Friday-Saturday-Sunday)

        Officers are assigned a patrol vehicle. Officers who are residents of the Township take their assigned vehicle home

2002-2005 Galloway Township Police Department