The Elmer Police Department is currently accepting applications. Applications are available at the Borough Hall Police Department and in the Borough Clerk's Office. Please view the rules prior to applying: applicant rules.
The Elmer Police Department is located on the second floor of the Elmer Borough Hall located at 120 S. Main Street. The Department now has an authorized strength of six (6) officers, which provides protection and enforcement services.
For emergency assistance,
Dial (856) 358-3355 to register a complaint, or to ask for general police-related information.
Dial (856) 358-0353 to reach police administration - Lieutenant Tim Woods, Officer in Charge - Press #1 to leave a message.
Early Warning System: 2021- Zero (0) officers entered into the Early Warning System
Major Discipline Reports: 2021 - Zero (0) Major Discipline Reports
Use of Force: 2021 - Zero (0) Use of Force Incidents
Elmer Police Department Mission Statement
The primary goal of the Police Department is protection of life and property, prevention of crime and apprehension of criminal perpetrators. The Department strives to provide the best possible police service to residents of Elmer and to those who work, travel and shop here.
Fingerprinting is available at the police station for a fee of $50. Check or money order payable to the Borough of Elmer (NO Cash/Credit/Debit). Call for an appointment (856) 358-0353.
The Salem County Department of Emergency Services will provide radio dispatching services to the Elmer Borough Police Department on a 24-hour basis during the year 2020.