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T he Haddon Township Police Department is a full-service police department serving the citizens in and around Haddon Township, New Jersey. Our department features several sub-divisions (listed at left) who work together to provide exceptional services and safety to our citizens.



Criminal Investigation Unit

The Haddon Township Police Department has a Criminal Investigations Unit comprised of three officers. The unit is supervised by Detective Sergeant Scott Bishop. Under his command are Detective Joseph Johnston and Detective Thomas Whalen. The detectives are responsible for performing follow-up investigations. They are also required to be “on call” and respond to a crime scene to locate, process, and collect evidence. A detective must be able to perform a thorough investigation and interview both witnesses and suspects. Crimes of violence and those endangering the public safety are given highest priority. Proactive and covert investigations are initiated, particularly in the area of narcotics enforcement and property crimes, to identify and apprehend drug traffickers and burglars.

DSgt. Scott Bishop (856) 854-1176 ex.4135
Det. Joseph Johnston (856) 854-1176 ex.4171
Det. Thomas Whalen (856) 854-1176 ex.4153