A Message from Chief John D. Harris, Jr. -

On behalf of Holland Township Police Department, we welcome you to our website and hope you will
find it to be both valuable and informative.  This site has been designed to provide another avenue for
maintaining open communication between our department and the citizens of Holland Township.  We
welcome your comments and suggestions.  Visit our
contact us page to let us know how we are doing.

The Holland Township Police Department is dedicated to serving our residents and strives to provide
you the best public safety services. We will work in partnership with the community to continuously
provide a safe and secure environment in which to live, work and visit.  In order to provide quality law
enforcement services, we hold the following values:

We value human life and dignity.

We value treating you with fairness and respect.

We value excellence so we can provide the best police service to our community and residents.

We value integrity in order to maintain the trust and respect of those who depend on us, we will be
honest and fair in all of our actions.


John D. Harris, Jr.
Chief of Police
Welcome to Holland Township Police Department Online!
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The Township of Holland, County of Hunterdon, State of New Jersey, will be accepting applications for the position
of Police Officer.  Applicants must be 18 years of age or older and live in New Jersey. At a minimum, applicants
must have successfully completed the State of New Jersey Department of Law and Public Safety Division of
Criminal Justice Police Training Commission Basic Course for Police Officers.  In addition, applicants must have
completed 60 college credits.  College credits can be waived if an applicant has one year of full time law
enforcement experience with a municipal, county, state or federal police or law enforcement department or two
years active military service with an honorable discharge.

Applications will be available September 24th – October 12th Monday thru Friday 9:00 am – 3:00 pm, at the
Holland Township Police Department, 61 Church Road in Holland Township.  You can also download
applications online at http://hollandpolice.org/Employment.html.

Applications can be mailed to the Holland Township Police Department, 61 Church Road Milford, NJ 08848 but
must be mailed certified, and postmarked no later than October 12, 2018.  They can also be dropped off at the
Holland Township Police Department between 9 am and 3 pm Monday – Friday with a deadline of 4 pm October
12, 2018.  Please call (908) 995-2804 between 9 am and 3 pm to make after hour arrangements.

With regard to this advertisement and filling of the subject position, the Township shall comply with all applicable
Equal Employment Opportunity and affirmative action rules and regulations, specifically, N.J.S.A. 10:5-31, et seq.
(P.L. 1975, C. 127) and N.J.A.C. 17:27 et seq.