Toms River

Uber Driver Calls Police After Request To Transport Drugs From Toms River

An Uber Driver went to pick up and transport an unknown black male approximately 5’9 200 lbs answering to the name Liam. Upon arrival,...

Police Say Catalytic Converter Thieves Are Targeting Local Car Dealerships

The Toms River Police Department has advised that thieves are targeting local car dealerships and stealing catalytic converters over the past few days. Dealers that...

In Heated Meeting, Toms River Council Passes Ordinance To Cut Police Captains

In a contentious session on Wednesday afternoon, the Toms River Township Council approved an ordinance 5-2 to eliminate two captain positions from the police...

Toms River Man Facing 10 Years In Prison After Guilty Plea

Zachary Lockwood, 25, of Toms River, has pled guilty in connection with crimes that occurred between July and August 2023 in Toms River and...

Mayor Rodrick Unilaterally Cuts Toms River Police Jobs, Redirecting Funds To EMTs

Toms River Mayor Daniel Rodrick has revoked recent promotions within the township's police department, redirecting resources towards bolstering flagging emergency medical services. In a public...

6 Chickens Killed In Toms River Fire

Toms River Fire Company No. 1 and Toms River Fire Company No. 2 were dispatched on Tuesday afternoon for an outside fire in the...

WATCH: Antisemitic Comment Forces Abrupt Shutdown Of Controversial Toms River Council Meeting

A Toms River Council meeting being held over Zoom on Wednesday evening was abruptly shut down after a viewer chimed in with an anti-Semitic...

Mayor Rodrick Insists He’s Not Defunding Toms River Police

Toms River Mayor Dan Rodrick has issued a statement regarding the addition of 8 new emergency service officers in Toms River and "assures the...

PHOTOS & VIDEO: Toms River Officials Raise and Remove Abandoned Sunken Sailboat

Toms River Mayor Daniel T. Rodrick today announced the township has contracted with USA Tow to remove a sunken and abandoned vessel that posed...

Toms River Residents Incensed Over Mayor’s Plan To Cut Police Funding

Discontent is brewing in Toms River, with residents planning a massive turnout at the Council's next meeting to protest against funding cuts to the...