Department News


The Galloway Township Police Department is now accepting applications for the position of Class II Police Officer. Applicants must possess a Police Training Commission (PTC) Class II Certification to apply.  Applicants must be a U.S. citizen, be at least 18 years old, have High School Diploma or State Certified G.E.D., read and write the English language proficiently, have no criminal record, and be of sound moral character.  Galloway Township is a E.O.E.

Position is Part-time – 20 hours per week

Salary - $14.00 per hour

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All applications are due by 7/31/2019


Clerk 1 - Police Records

Applications are being accepted through July 24, 2019, for a full-time Clerk in the Police Department. The position involves data collection and analysis and various office duties. Computer skills and the ability to work independently are necessary. The successful applicant will be subject to a complete background investigation. Employment applications are available on the Township website. Completed applications should be returned to the Galloway Township Clerk's Office, 300 E. Jimmie Leeds Road, Galloway, NJ 08205 Salary is $25,000. EOE.

2018 American Medicine Chest Challenge Results

PD Medican Chest 2018 results


We took in 813 lbs of prescription medication off the street and out of homes in 2018! Thank you to all of our residents that were vigilant in aiding our efforts to crush the opioid epidemic and keep unwanted prescription meds out of the hands of those they do not belong to.

Can’t wait to see how much we take in for 2019!

~Chief Donna Higbee



The Galloway Township Police Department would like to congratulate and recognize three officers who were promoted earlier this week during a regularly scheduled Township Council meeting: Richard Barber was promoted to the rank of Captain; Christopher McGinty was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant; Jason Kiamos was promoted to the rank of Sergeant. The officers were accompanied by Mayor Anthony Coppola, Chief Donna Higbee and family members who assisted with their swearing into their new oaths of office. 



Capt. Richard Barber Lt. Christopher McGinty Sgt. Jason Kiamos

Update to Firearms Applications

Effective April 1, 2019, the New Jersey State Police will be launching the new Firearms Application and Registration System (FARS). The Galloway Township Police Department will be utilizing this system for all initial firearms identification card applications, replacement of lost or stolen firearms identification cards, and requests for pistol purchase permits. Please visit our Firearms Permits page for all the details.