Medford Township is a suburb of the Philadelphia region, located in Burlington County approximately 30 minutes from Philadelphia and 45 minutes from the Jersey Shore. The Medford Township Police Department, consisting of 37 sworn officers proudly serves its nearly 25,000 residents. Medford Township is an active, modern community that retains its small town charm. The Officers are well trained law enforcement professionals dedicated to community-oriented policing. The MTPD is accredited through the New Jersey State Association of Chiefs of Police.
It is the mission of the Medford Township Police Department to protect life and property, enforce the law, detect and deter crime and preserve the peace through collaborative partnerships within the community.
It is the vision of the Medford Township Police Department to attract and retain highly competent and diverse employees in order to maintain the respect and confidence of the community. Utilizing our core values, the department will continue to adapt within an ever-changing environment, thereby achieving excellence in law enforcement.
The Medford Township Police Department strives for excellence in law enforcement based upon the following core values: