ABSECON CITY POLICE DEPARTMENT
Municipal Complex, 500 Mill Road
Absecon, N.J. 08201
Phone:  609-641-0663,  x200
Dial 911 for a Police Emergency

     

Absecon Police Department will host a Town Watch Meeting
Wednesday August 12, 2009
7:00pm

The Absecon Police Department is looking to work with concerned residents to make our community a safer place in which to live and work. This inaugural Town Watch Meeting is the grass roots beginning efforts to establish a working town watch program in Absecon. All residents are welcome and encouraged to participate in our "kick-off" campaign to promote neighborhood security and crime prevention. The key to a successful program lies in the hands of our residents, together we can build a better community.


Come out on August 12, 2009 7:00pm and learn more about this important community program.


Absecon Municipal Complex
500 N. Mill Road
Absecon, NJ 08201

Additional information is available by visiting:
http://www.nationaltownwatch.org




Absecon Police Department will host National Night Out events on:
Tuesday August 4, 2009
6:00pm until 9:00pm

This year national night out celebrates its 26th anniversary with events held in communities nationwide. The idea is to bring members of the community together in an effort to fight crime through community awareness, crime/drug prevention, and unity. This is the third consecutive year Absecon will actively participate in the program. There will be a host of family activities including music by DJ EDDY "B" of Good Time Music, food, and many demonstrations throughout the evening presented by a variety of public safety organizations including the Absecon Police Department, Absecon EMS, Absecon Fire Department, Absecon Office of Emergency Management, Atlanticare, NJ State Forest Fire Service, and many more. Local businesses will be on hand with gifts for those attending.


Absecon event location:

Pitney Road Sports Complex
800 Pitney Road
Eastern end near Pitney Road
Time 6:00pm until 9:00pm

Additional National Night Out information is available by visiting:
http://www.nationaltownwatch.org/nno/
http://www.abseconmunicipalalliance.org/events.htm

If your business or organization would like to participate in this event contact: Detective John DeRitis (609) 641-0667 extension 213

Press Release prepared by Chief Joseph J. Cowan



Absecon Police Department is sponsoring a Food Drive
Tuesday August 4, 2009
6:00pm until 9:00pm

As part of the National Night Out events on Tuesday August 4, 2009 residents and visitors are urged to bring non-perishable food items to support a food drive. The event is free and open to everyone however we are asking for food donations to benefit the Community Food Bank of New Jersey, Southern Branch. The Absecon Police Department will collect and deliver the food items. We are living through a difficult economic time and this is one small measure to help our friends and neighbors in need.


Absecon event location:

Pitney Road Sports Complex
800 Pitney Road
Eastern end near Pitney Road
Time 6:00pm until 9:00pm

If your business or organization would like to participate in this event contact: Detective John DeRitis (609) 641-0667 extension 213

Press Release prepared by Chief Joseph J. Cowan