To maintain the safety, well being, and quality of life for the residents and visitors to the Township of Eastampton, the Eastampton Township Police Department is committed to staying at the leading edge of Law Enforcement principles and practices. We are the standard for others to strive for
The Eastampton Township Police Department encompasses fifteen (15) full-time, and two part-time employees. Located in Central Burlington County, the department provides comprehensive 24-hour police services to the residents and visitors to its' 5.62 square mile borders.
Issued a Summons?
In the event that you received a motor vehicle summons within Eastampton Township or another municipality in the State of New Jersey, you can access online payment here. While this service is not affiliated with the Eastampton Township Police Department in any manner, we have provided a link for your convenience to handle waiver of your right to trial and payment of many motor vehicle summonses online.
Residents of Eastampton Township who wish to apply for a firearm's purchaser I.D. card should pick up the mandated forms at the Eastampton Township Police Department during normal business hours. If you are applying for a duplicate ID card, a replacement ID card, or additional Permits to Purchase A Handgun application, you must complete S.B.I. form 212A. This form must be completed online, and you can be redirected by clicking on the picture for the link.
Looking to obtain a placard?
The Chief of Police of each municipality in this State shall issue to any person who has temporarily lost the use of one or more limbs or is temporarily disabled as to be unable to ambulate without the aid of an assisting device or whose mobility is otherwise temporarily limited as certified by a physician or podiatrist...a temporary placard may, however, be renewed one time at the discretion of the issuing authority for a period of not more than six (6) months duration. To obtain a temporary handicapped parking permit, please visit the Administrative Offices at Police Headquarters for the state form to be completed by your attending physician.
Sgt. Snyder has served ETPD for over 10 years having previously worked for the Burlington County Sheriff's Department. After being promoted to Sgt. in 2012, he has recently been appointed as an administrative Sergeant, where he maintains certifications, as well as runs a lot of the behind the scenes work.
Hobbies: coaching sports, working out, and golfing.
Favorite quote: "A true leader has the confidence to stand alone, the courage to make tough decisions, and the compassion to listen to the needs of others. He does not set out to be a leader, but becomes one by the equality of his actions and the integrity of his intent." - Douglas McArthur
On May 8th, 2017, Joseph Iacovitti was appointed as the new Chief of Police for the Eastampton Township Police Department. Chief Iacovitti began his law enforcement career in Corrections, as well as held part time positions with Burlington Twp. PD prior to coming to Eastampton. A 20 year veteran, Chief has held numerous positions such as Sergeant, Detective, and Lieutenant, and is a multiple year winner of "Officer of the Year".
Hobbies: Spending time with family, sports.
Favorite Quote: "Leadership is practiced not so much in words as in attitude and in actions. Ultimately, leadership is not about glorious crowning acts. It's about keeping your team focused on a goal and motivated to do their best to achieve it, especially when the stakes are high and the consequences really matter."
Sgt. Shepard is an 11 year veteran of the Eastampton Township Police Department, having previously worked for Pemberton Boro Police Department. Sgt. Shepard achieved the rank of Sgt. in 2015. As a patrol Sgt. his duties include overseeing day to day patrol procedures.
Hobbies: Fishing, hanging out on his boat, and being with family.
Favorite Quote: "The best preparation for tomorrow is doing your best today."