Entries by Monmouth County Sheriffs Office

WEAPONS SEARCH LEADS TO DRUG ARREST

Monmouth County Sheriff’s Officers were called to a home in Ocean Township to recover a weapon and ended up seizing suspected cocaine, marijuana, prescription drugs and other drug paraphernalia on Monday, April 5th. Sheriff’s Officers Joseph Tuohy and Jeffrey Barnes responded to the home on Cold Indian Springs Road to serve Shawn Whittaker, 35, of […]

PUBLIC SAFETY TELECOMMUNICATIONS WEEK

It’s the week to acknowledge public safety telecommunicators from the Monmouth County 9-1-1 Communications Center for a job well done, as part of National Public Safety Telecommunications Week, held from April 11-17. “This is a great opportunity to say thank you to all the public safety telecommunicator’s continued efforts in maintaining public safety,” said Sheriff […]

LONG BRANCH AARP TOURS MONMOUTH COUNTY JAIL

Nine members of the Long Branch Chapter of A.A.R.P. traveled by bus to the Monmouth County Correctional Institution in Freehold Township to take a tour of the county jail. This hearty group of seniors, led by President Nancy Jones and including AARP member and Long Branch City Council vice-president Dr. Mary Jane Celli, were welcomed […]

SHERIFF IS URGING FOURTH GRADE STUDENTS TO PARTICIPATE IN POSTER CONTEST

The Constitutional Officers Association of New Jersey is sponsoring a Poster Contest to commemorate County Government Month (April 1-30, 2010). Since the majority of fourth graders study the State of New Jersey as part of their social studies curriculum, Sheriff Shaun Golden along with County Clerk M. Claire French and County Surrogate Rosemarie Peters are […]

PROJECT LIFESAVER BANNER

Acting Sheriff Shaun Golden unveiled the new Project Lifesaver banner at the Monmouth County Sheriff’s Office, 50 East Main Street, Freehold. The banner highlights the lifesaving capabilities of the Project Lifesaver program that uses radio signals to track individuals with Alzheimer’s disease and related disorders such as autism and Down syndrome when they wander and […]

SHERIFF’S OFFICE MAKES ARREST AND SEIZES WEAPON

A man from Neptune Township is behind bars after three Monmouth County Sheriff’s Officers along with members of the Neptune Township Police Department arrested him on five warrants for violation of probation, all drug related. Tyshawn Downey, 28, was arrested at 1130 Heck Avenue, Friday morning after an extensive investigation led sheriff’s officers to that […]