Police Safety Cadet Program Looking For Applicants

Photo courtesy Toms River Police

  TOMS RIVER – The Toms River Police Public Safety Cadet Unit #137 are looking for applicants ages 14 to 20 years old.

  The new National Public Safety Cadet program is a youth mentoring organization that is geared to providing knowledge, skills and practical experiences to those interested in a career in public service.

  The program consists of bi-weekly law enforcement training, and volunteering at various township events. Cadets are also eligible to participate in “ride-a-longs” with sworn law enforcement officers.

  Some parts of the training will include:

  • CPR/First Aid
  • Firearms safety
  • Arrest, Search and Seizure
  • Domestic Violence Response
  • Burglary in Progress
  • Motor Vehicle Stops
  • Physical Fitness

  Applications can be picked up at the Toms River Police Department, 255 Oak Avenue. Any questions regarding the program can be emailed to akoeppen@trpolice.org