H olmdel H istorical S ociety

PO Box 282, Holmdel Township, Monmouth County, New Jersey 07733

History of Holmdel Police Department

The Holmdel Police Department was established by township ordinance April 18, 1966. Joe Phillips was appointed Constable in 1947, then Chief in 1952.

There is more information about the department's history on its website.
In 2007, the Monmouth County Voice Magazine had a good article about the Police Department.

If you have an interest in the history of the Holmdel Police Department and would like to work on developing it, please contact the Holmdel Historical Society.