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The Ocean County Sheriff's Office is committed to protecting life and property. We are dedicated to affording all citizens with law enforcement excellence and shall perform our duties in a proficient and effective manner. While performing the customary services of the Sheriff, we remain ready to strengthen and enhance all other law enforcement organizations. We acknowledge that the aptitude needed to effectively complete our mission is based on collective joint deference and dependability shared between the Sheriff's Office, federal, state, county and municipal agencies, and the citizens we serve. As professionals, we are obligated to enforce the laws in a just and unbiased approach, while realizing the statutory and judicial limitations of police authority. In accomplishing our goal of law enforcement excellence, we will steadfastly protect the constitutional rights of every person.

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Basic Telecommunicator, Emergency Medical Dispatch and CPR Course Announcement
The Basic Telecommunicator, CPR, and Emergency Medical Dispatch course will start on Sunday, October 2nd 2022
Public Notice: Accreditation
[1.31.2020] On-site assessment as part of its accreditation program by verifying that it meets nationally recognized professional standards.

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