Welcome to the Sea Girt Police Department

Over a Century of Service – On July 2nd, 1917, shortly after the official incorporation of Sea Girt, Charles H. Roberts was appointed as the Borough Marshal marking the beginning of over 100 years of law enforcement in the Borough of Sea Girt.

The men and women of the Sea Girt Police Department are dedicated to the safety and security of the approximately 2,000 residents and countless visitors who flock to our beautiful southern Monmouth County beaches.  A top priority for the agency is preserving the quality of life enjoyed by the residents and visitors of the Borough of Sea Girt.  By exercising a strict adherence to our mission, we have been blessed with one of the lowest crime rates in Monmouth County.

The Sea Girt Police Department is under the command of Chief Justin E. Macko.  The Department staffs thirteen full-time time police officers and is supplemented by part-time special officers who are assigned patrol or special duties as needed.

Accredited Agency

The Sea Girt Police Department is an accredited agency through the New Jersey State Association of Chiefs of Police Law Enforcement Accreditation Program.

One Mind Campaign

One Mind Campaign

SEA GIRT, NJ—The ­­­­­­­­­­Sea Girt Police Department is pleased to announce that they have completed a pledge to improve their response to those with a mental health condition in their community. The pledge is part of an initiative called the One Mind Campaign which...

Contact Us:

Sea Girt Police Department

P.O. Box 22

319 Baltimore Boulevard

Sea Girt, NJ 08750-0022

Voice: (732) 449-7300

Fax: (732) 974-8684

Emergency: 9-1-1


Monday – Friday

8am to 4pm (except for holidays)


The goal of the Sea Girt Police Department’s Recruitment Plan is to attract qualified individuals to pursue a career with the Sea Girt Police Department. The objective is to achieve an overall racial and gender composition of the police department in comparison to the service population of the Borough through the department’s recruiting activities. This agency will make a good faith effort to meet specific goals for recruiting a diverse workforce, in terms of people of color and gender diversity. The goals and objectives will be accomplished through various recruitment activities and events.  Please click here for more information and statistics.

Online Reporting Tool

The Sea Girt Police Department has created a tool to accept police reports through an online portal to report such things as:

Theft – Under $200
Vandalism / Damaged Property
Lost Property
Fraud Attempt / Scam Call
Harassing Calls, Emails, Text Messages


You may access the online reporting tool here.

Please be advised, there may be a delay in the report being received by officers. If you need immediate assistance, call (732) 449-7300.

RAVE Smart 9-1-1 Emergency Notification System

The Sea Girt Police Department is updating and communicating with residents on a regular basis through the RAVE Smart 9-1-1 System.  Please sign up by clicking the image below.

If you have any problems or questions in signing up, please call the Office of Emergency Management at 732-449-7335 ext. 603 or email tharmon@seagirtboro.com

Body Cameras Deployed

The Sea Girt Police Department has deployed body cameras on all of our uniformed officers.  Click here to read more about our body camera program.

Sea Girt Police Employment Application

The Sea Girt Police Department is currently accepting résumés and applications for the position of Special Law Enforcement Officer I & II for Summer 2024. Click here to apply & possibly become a member of the SGPD.

Mission Statement

It is the mission of the Sea Girt Police Department to maintain peace and order through the provision of police services that are of the highest quality and responsive to the needs of the community. We will contribute to the safety and security of the community by apprehending those who commit criminal acts, by developing partnerships to prevent, reduce, or eliminate neighborhood problems, and by providing police services that are fair, unbiased, judicious, and respectful of the dignity of all individuals.

Sea Girt Police Department Earns Re-Accreditation

  On Thursday, April 19th, 2018, Chief Kevin Davenport, Captain Justin Macko, and Accreditation Manager Sergeant John DeMillio attended The New Jersey State Association Chiefs of Police Accreditation Committee Hearing in South Brunswick, NJ for the final phase of...

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Scam Alert from the Sea Girt Police Department

Please take the time to inform yourselves, neighbors, family, and friends. Stay a step ahead with the latest info and practical tips from the nation’s consumer protection agency. Browse the FTC scam alerts by topic by clicking the following link;...

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Borough Council Appoints Class I Special Officers for 2018

The Borough Council has appointed Class I Special Officers for 2018.  Seven new officers were appointed at the March 28th meeting of the Borough Council.  These officers will begin there training at the Monmouth County Police Academy on April 30th.  Once this training is completed, they are set to begin a field training program within the Sea Girt Police Department. 

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Western Union Scam Refund Reminder

Please read press release from U.S. Federal Trade Commission  below for information regarding any funds lost by scams utilizing Western Union from January 1,2004 through January 19,2017 The Federal Trade Commission is alerting consumers who lost money to scammers...

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Eight New Class II Officers Appointed

The Sea Girt Police Department would like to welcome eight officers who were appointed as Class II Special Officers at the meeting of the Sea Girt Borough Council on January 3rd.  Two of these officers previously served the Borough as Class I Special Officers and the...

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