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Police Records

Telephone 609-926-4055
FAX 609-926-4191
Hours Monday through Friday
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Holiday Schedule This information is available at the Egg Harbor Township website (www.ehtgov.org). Click here to link to that page.
Mailing Address Egg Harbor Township Police Department
Police Records Unit
3515 Bargaintown Road
Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234
Location and Directions Click here to find this information on our "Contact Us" page.


The Records Unit is organized under the Police & Community Services Bureau Commander. The following information is available thru the Records Office:

Background Checks
For Background Checks please come in person to the Records Office during normal business hours with your identification.

Accident Reports
Take 5-7 business days from the date of the accident to be available for pick up.

Public Records Fees Pursuant to NJSA 47:1A-1:
All Pages $0.05 per page for letter size
All Pages $0.07 per page for legal size

Requests for Reports not made in person shall be assessed an additional fee of $5.00.

*An additional fee for the price of postage will be added to the final cost unless a self addressed stamped envelope is received with your request.

Police Reports
Depending on the information requested an
Open Public Records Form may be required.

Public Records Fees Pursuant to NJSA 47:1A-1:
All Pages $0.05 per page for letter size
All Pages $0.07 per page for legal size

Discovery Information
Please call the discovery clerk at 609-926-4054.

Public Records Fees Pursuant to NJSA 47:1A-1:

All Pages $0.05 per page for letter size
All Pages $0.07 per page for legal size

The fee for Discovery will be in accordance with New Jersey State Law and Egg Harbor Township Municipal Ordinance No. 47 of 2004.

For discoveries that are requested to be mailed, they will be assessed an additional $0.25 stationary fee and be charged for the price of postage.

Expungement Information

Please call the expungement clerk at 609-926-4095.

Towed Vehicle Information

Effective Immediately: Municipal Tow Lot Normal hours of operation are

 Access to towed/impounded vehicles will be limited to the retrieval of medical or emergency items only.

The following tow companies tow for Egg Harbor Township:

Court House Towing
6324 Black Horse Pike
Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey

Denny's Towing
242 W. White Horse Pike
Galloway Township, NJ

Guenthers Towing
407 S. New Road
Pleasantville, NJ

Point Auto
Route 9 and Maryland Avenue
Somers Point, New Jersey

Tri-State Towing
11 11th Terrace
Egg Harbor City, NJ 08213
(609) 804-1501 or (609) 383-8611

In order to remove your vehicle from the Egg Harbor Township Municipal Tow Lot (located at 6120 Mill Road, Egg Harbor Township), you must follow the steps below:

1. You must first contact the Records Bureau to find out who towed your vehicle. ( This information may have been provided to you at the scene by the Officer handling your towed vehicle)

2. You must then contact the Tow company to satisfy their tow charge.

3. You will then bring your paid tow receipt to the police department showing payment has been made.

4. You will also need to bring with you the current registration and insurance card for the vehicle and your identification.

5. At the Police Department you will satisfy the storage bill which has accrued at $20.00 a day from the date your vehicle was towed.

6. You will also need to have a tow truck or other appropriate means of removal with you at the time the storage is satisfied.

7. If you are releasing your vehicle to your insurance company or to another individual, a Vehicle Release form must also be signed. Click on "Vehicle Release form" to print one. This can be dropped off or faxed. If you are faxing your information, please call the Records Office at 609-926-4055 to inform them the fax is being sent. The fax number is 609-926-4191. If you are faxing a vehicle release, we also need a clear readable copy of the owner's drivers license complete with signature.

The storage fee is $20.00 per day starting from the date of tow. The storage charges will continue to accrue on a per day basis until you remove your vehicle from our premises.

If we do not hear from you within the 5 business days from the date of tow, a complaint may be filed for abandonment of a motor vehicle under Chapter 39:4-56.5 of the Motor Vehicle and Traffic Laws. This may result in a fine of not less than $100.00 nor more than $500.00, your license or driving privileges may be suspended or revoked for not more than two (2) years and the vehicle will be disposed of along with any and all contents at a public auction.

*Please contact Egg Harbor Township Police Records Bureau at 609-926-4055 if you have questions.

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