Police Department


The Harrison Township Police Department provides 24-hour/day protection for residents of Harrison Township. The Harrison Township Police Department participates in numerous community activities and assists many organizations that sponsor local events. Harrison Township police officers are committed to building a positive relationship with the community.  We are located at 199 Colson Lane, Mullica Hill, NJ 08062.

Harrison Township is an equal opportunity employer in all facets of the employment process.

In case of Emergency:  911

Non-Emergency Dispatch:  (856) 589-0911

Police Records/Administration:  (856)  478-6839

Fax:  (856) 478-6268

Office hours:  8:00 am – 4:00 pm Monday thru Friday Operational 24 hrs

**NEW** – The Harrison Township Police Department has launched a new Citizen Services Program Website.  For more information click here, or you may access the website at https://harrison.prophoenix.com/#/home

The Harrison Township Police Department staff will begin utilizing body-worn camera.  For more information click here.

Applying for a Firearms ID card or Permit to Purchase a handgun – Click here

Internal Affairs
The Harrison Township Police Department is committed to accepting complaints about our officers 24 hours a day, seven days a week. To make a complaint about an officer please contact 856-589-0911 and ask to speak with an officer or contact us via email at: internalaffairs@htwpd.us. A link to multi-lingual report forms can be found here, https://www.nj.gov/oag/iapp/. In addition, The Harrison Township Police Department utilizes an Early Warning System to identify potential issues with our officers.  A copy of that policy can be found here: HTPD Early Warning System

Annual Major discipline reporting form       

Police Department Contacts


Online Forms

LEAD (Law Enforcement Against Drugs)

The Harrison Township Police Department currently provides training to assist students in recognizing and resisting the many pressures that influence them to experiment with alcohol and drugs. These services are provided at Harrison Township Elementary School, Pleasant Valley School, Clearview Middle School and the Friends School Mullica Hill.

Operation Take-Back

Check out the links below for information:



Video Surveillance Camera Registration Program

You can help us keep Harrison a safe community.  Click here for more information.

Senior Citizens Luncheon

For the last 20 years, the Harrison Township Police Department has sponsored the Senior Citizens Luncheon, which is held during the Thanksgiving season. Officers serve a full-course sit-down meal for our senior citizens. The meal is donated by the Harrison House Diner. The live music and holiday cheer make this one of the most anticipated township events of the year.

Vacation Checks

Upon request, officers provide house checks for our residents while they are away on vacation. Information can be obtained by contacting our office during business hours.

School Programs

The Harrison Township Police Department currently assigns a patrol officer to Clearview Regional High School, Clearview Regional Middle School, Harrison Township Elementary School and Pleasant Valley School. The School Resource Officers participate in many school functions and interact with the students on a daily basis.

PBA thanks Clearview for swift response

Township Events

The Harrison Township Police Department participates in and provides security for many township-sponsored events: the Easter Egg Hunt, Harrison Township Day, Dine & Wine on Main, Tree Lighting, and the Halloween Parade.

Harrison Township Police Department Policeman’s Benevolent Association Local #178

The Harrison Township Police PBA Local #178 is the labor union for members of the Harrison Township Police Department. PBA Local #178 sponsors two $500 scholarships for graduating seniors who plan to pursue a career in law enforcement. In additions, the union also sponsors two $50 scholarships for graduating 6th-grade students of Pleasant Valley School. PBA Local #178 sponsors local sports teams and provides additional sponsorship for many township events. It provides assistance for families in need during the holiday sea-son and families that have been displaced by fires or other tragedies.

Hazard Mitigation Plan

Currently, we are participating with the County Office of Emergency Management to update the municipality’s Hazard Mitigation Plan. The original plan was adopted several years ago and needs to be updated to maintain eligibility for certain federal grants as well as make sure we are working together to reduce the risk from natural disasters and hazards to the extent possible. If you are interested in learning more about this project, please visit the project website at http://nj4hmp.com. The website includes current information and also will allow you to submit any comments or questions.

Harrison Township Basic Towing and Service Rates