Body Worn Cameras
As per the New Jersey Attorney General’s Directive 2021-5, Body Worn Cameras, we are required to publish that the Penns Grove Police Department utilizes Body Worn Cameras.
Suicide & Crisis Lifeline 988
On July 16, 2022, 988 will become the nationwide 3-digit dialing code for crisis and suicide prevention. On this date, when someone calls 988 all phones in the U.S. will connect with the crisis/suicide prevention system.
Bag Up NJ
To reduce litter, New Jersey law will ban grocery and retail stores from providing plastic and paper bags starting May 4, 2022.
Learn Hands Only CPR!
It’s easy to learn. You can increase the chance of someone surviving a cardiac emergency by taking a FREE American Red Cross 30-minute class.
Pennsville National Bank: “High Five” Random Acts of Kindness Program
Starting March 1, 2022, Pennsville National Bank has partnered with local police and school administrators to recognize good deeds throughout Salem County.
COVID-19 Walk-Up Testing
Every Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 9am – 6pm at the Salem Community College, Davidow Hall. No appointment necessary.
Penns Grove Police Department Accepting Applications For Fully Certified Officers
Effective December 22, 2021 the Penns Grove Police Department is accepting applications for PTC certified officers.
Flu Shot Season Is Coming: Get Your FREE Flu Shot
Wednesday, December 1st at Paul W. Carleton Elementary School, 253 E Maple Ave, Penns Grove, from 3pm – 6pm. Available for all ages 3+.
Red Ribbon Week at Penns Grove Middle School
Penns Grove Police were invited to Penns Grove Middle School to participate in Red Ribbon Week. Officer Josh Gray and Detective Jesse Thorn provided valuable information to help the students stay safe and drug free.
Gift Bags from Girl Scout Troop 96323
Girl Scout Troop 96323 dropped gift bags by the PD to show their appreciation. It’s reassuring to know our Police Department has love and support from the community we serve.