Matthew P. Geist, Chief of Police
1101 Mountain Avenue
Middlesex, NJ 08846
Emergency:  9-1-1
Non-Emergency:  732-356-1900
Fax: 732-356-7218


Members of the Middlesex Borough Police Department, PBA Local 181, and the Mayor and Council invite you to join us for a Fishing Derby.

When: Saturday, June 3rd , 2017. 9am-12pm. Registration will begin at 8:30am.
Where: Victor Crowell Park (Please park in designated areas).
Who: Children grades K-8th are invited to participate in the Fishing Derby. Spectators are welcome!
What: A day of fun and fishing with friendly competition and prizes.
Why: To get to know each other and to enjoy the great outdoors!
All children participating MUST be accompanied by an adult and a registration form MUST be completed. Children should bring their own fishing gear on the day of the event. Bait will be available at the park. This event will be a catch and release event and will be held rain or shine. Giveaways will provided to participants on a first come, first served basis.
***Please see map for highlighted areas (Registration, bathrooms, parking, etc.)
***Note:  “Anyone age 16 and above must have a valid license to fish the fresh waters of New Jersey with a handline, rod and line or bow and arrow. This includes privately owned lakes and other waters. For more information, including exceptions, see the Fishing License Information.” - NJ Division of Fish and Wildlife.

Derby Features:
  • Fishing competition and prizes
  • Snacks and drinks provided to participating children
  • Free for attendees

Derby Details:
  • Open to youths in grades K - 8
  • Parent/guardians MUST accompany children
  • Youth MUST be registered to participate in the event
  • Attendance is limited and filled on first come, first served basis
  • Derby will be held rain or shine
  • Parking in designated areas only
  • This is a catch and release event

What to bring:
  • We encourage you to bring:
    •  Protective eyewear (glasses, goggles)
    •  Fishing rod, tackle box and bucket
    •  Hat
    •  Sunscreen
    •  Rain gear
  • You should think about bringing:
    •  Insect repellent
    •  Blanket or portable chairs to sit on
    •  Hand sanitizer
    •  Camera

Police Officer - Hiring Announcement

The Middlesex Borough Police Department will be accepting resumes for the position of Police Officer.  Applicants must possess a current Police Training Commission (PTC) certificate and possess at least 60 college credits.  A copy of the candidate's Police Training Certificate is to accompany each resume, along with a completed Preliminary Application. 

See Employment Section on this website for details

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