East Greenwich is a community of about 11,000 residents, and approximately 15 square miles. Currently we have 15 sworn officers and utilize both class 1 and class 2.
Chief Chris Everwine
East Greenwich Township Police Department
159 Democrat Road
Mickleton, NJ 08056
Agency’s Basic Requirements
The following are the minimum qualifications required for anyone interested in applying for the position of Police Officer:
- Must be at least 18 years of age and must be hired on or before their 35th birthday
- A citizen of the United States
- A resident of New Jersey at the time of appointment
- Have a valid unrestricted New Jersey driver’s license at time of appointment
- Pass an oral board and physical ability component of the testing process
- Pass medical, psychological examination and a drug screen
- Must be a high school graduate or the holder of an equivalent degree thereof recognized by the New Jersey State Department of Education
- Pass an extensive background investigation
- Be of good moral character and never convicted of a crime or any criminal offense involving moral turpitude or dishonesty.