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Township of Ocean Police Department
Monday January 7th, 2019 :: 02:23 p.m. EST


Press Release: Promotion to the Rank of Captain

SUBJECT: Promotion to the Rank of Captain

DATE/TIME: Official Promotion Date 1/7/19 – Public Swearing In 1/10/19


OFFICERS INVOLVED: Captain Timothy R. Torchia


The Township of Ocean Police Department is pleased to announce the promotion of Timothy R. Torchia to the rank of Captain, which is effective today Monday, January 7, 2019. The public swearing will take place on January 10th, 2019 at 7:00 pm at Town Hall.

Captain Torchia started his career as police officer in February of 1996 for the Borough of Deal and was hired by the Township of Ocean in May of 1998. During his career Captain Torchia has been assigned to the Patrol Bureau, the Criminal Investigation Bureau and Administration. Recently, Captain Torchia served as the department’s public information officer.

Captain Torchia will be assigned to Administration and report to Chief Peters.

PREPARED BY: Chief Steven R. Peters
Office of the Chief of Police
(732) 531-1800

DATE: 01/07/2019

Township of Ocean Police Department
399 Monmouth Road
Ocean Township, NJ 07755

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 732-531-1800

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