Chief Mark D Ciesla
On behalf of the Raritan Borough Police Department I would like to thank you for visiting our informative website. We work in partnership with the citizens to establish and maintain community peace and enhance the quality of community life. Recognizing that integrity is the foundation of our profession, we endeavor to preserve and protect the public trust placed in us by adhering to the highest standards of honesty and ethical practice. Our Department welcomes your comments, questions and suggestions.
Mission Statement: The Raritan Borough Police Department is committed to providing a professional community – oriented police service to residents and visitors within the Borough of Raritan. We work in collaboration with the community and strive to maintain the utmost level of public safety with the goal of maintaining the quality of life expected within the borough. We are dedicated to protect life, property, and maintain order while assuring fair and equal treatment to everyone.
Police Officer : The Borough of Raritan Police Department is now accepting applications for the position of Police Officer. Applications are available to download by clicking the box labeled POLICE APPLICATION or at police headquarters between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.; Monday through Friday. A nonrefundable application fee of $30.00 made payable to the Borough of Raritan is required and due upon return of completed application. All applications must be returned on or before the deadline of January 6th, 2014 at 3:00pm to the attention of LT\OIC Kenneth McCormick, Police Headquarters, Borough of Raritan, 20 First Street, Raritan, NJ 08869. Requirement: Basic Course for Police Officer PTC Certification or applicant is currently attending a certified NJ PTC Basic Course for Police Officer Academy. EOE.