Police

Collingswood Police Department

"On behalf of the Collingswood Police Department it is my pleasure to welcome you to our page. We are an organization dedicated to professional public service and empowered by public trust. These two mantras are what drive our department towards new and innovative ideas in which to educate, inform and interact with the public we serve. It is our hope that it is in this context you will find our web site to be beneficial. "
-Chief of Police Kevin J. Carey

Safety Director: Mayor M. James Maley
Chief of Police: Kevin J. Carey

735 North Atlantic Avenue, Collingswood, NJ 08108
Officer hours are Monday through Friday 8am to 12pm & 1pm to 4pm
Emergencies: 911
24/7 Non-Emergency Line: 856-854-1900
Police Headquarters: 856-854-1901
Detective Bureau: 856-854-2401
Internal Affairs: 856-854-1901 x223
Anonymous Tips: 856-854-1901 x416 or email police@collingswood.com
Fax: 856-854-9356

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Administrative Contacts
Chief Kevin Carey
kcarey@collingswood.com, 856-854-1901 x224

Deputy Chief Frank Lee
flee@collingswood.com, 856-854-1901 x223

Captain Thomas Hartshaw
thartshaw@collingswood.com, 856-854-1901 x244

Mission / Value / Vision Statement
Mission Statement
It is the mission of the Collingswood Police Department to create a safe and secure environment for the residents, businesses and visitors to the Borough of Collingswood. To enhance the quality of life by the formation of partnerships that build mutual trust, as a result of open and honest communication through the provision of fair and impartial police services.

Value Statement
The members of the Collingswood Police Department are committed to the following organizational values, which guide our conduct and help to accomplish our mission:
INTEGRITY: We are dedicated to maintaining the highest moral and ethical standards, through the principles of pride, honesty, trust, and courage.
FAIRNESS: We are dedicated to treating our employees and citizens with dignity, respect, and equality.  
SERVICE: We are committed to developing well-trained, highly motivated and courteous employees to serve our community, and our organization with pride and professionalism.

Vision Statement
The vision of the Collingswood Police Department is to be a model in providing excellence in police service through community policing, effective problem solving, positive leadership, impartial law enforcement, and efficient and effective use of our resources.
The Collingswood Police Department and the Collingswood community envision a future in which all people enjoy an improved state of economic well-being, and enhanced quality of life and a reduction of crime, social disorder and fear of crime.

Organization
Administration
Patrol Bureau
Detective Bureau
Support Services Bureau