732-502-4500/Fax: (732) 775-8618
P. Mahon, Chief of Police
additional information in regard to Court
and contact information,
the Avon-by-the-Sea Police Department
summer quickly approaches, the members of
the Avon-by-the-Sea Police Department would
like to remind residents and visitors of
the parking changes that occur during this
time. We have some new Class I Officers
in the 2 week training course at the Monmouth
County Police Academy and our Class II Officers
just completed the 10 month program. They
are all eager to get back to work at the
NOTE: May 1st through November
14th in the first two blocks from Ocean
Avenue, the parking changes from Parallel
to Diagonal along the North & East sides.
each summer approaches, we like to remind
everyone of some other important topics.
are not permitted on the beach between
May 1st and October 1st. Dogs are
never permitted on the boardwalk.
speed limit throughout the town is
is not permitted in any Lane in the
one is permitted to talk, page or
text on a cell phone while driving.
This law went into effect 2 months
ago, and officers are now permitted
to stop you for violating this law.
be cognizant of the 4-way Stops along
secure bicycles in a locked garage,
shed, or residence. Make sure you
have the bikes locked as well. Each
year we have a large number of bicycles
stolen. If your bikes are in a locked
garage/shed/residence out of sight
we can greatly reduce the number of
also need you to secure your power
tools, surfboards, lawn equipment,
and other small items. When left out
in the open, these items create an
opportunity for would-be thieves.
If we store items properly, we can
greatly reduce the chances of them
juvenile under the age of 17 is required
by law to wear a helmet while cycling,
roller-skating, in-line skating or
may be done on Monday through Saturday
from 8 AM through 5 PM.
Maintenance may be done after 8 AM
on Monday through Saturday and after
12 PM on Sundays.
anyone sees anything unusual, we ask that
you call the Police Department right away
at (732) 502-4500. If you would like to
contact any officer and it does not require
an immediate response, you may call the
department or go to the website and send
them an email at: www.avonpd.org. Each officer's
email address is listed on this page. Of
course you can always call Police Headquarters
parking on designated streets from May
1 through November 14
Parallel parking on designated streets
from November 15 through April 30
During times of snow, park on the west
and south sides of the street until the
plows have come through and cleared the
other sides. Then move the vehicles to
the east and north side so the plows may
to the BOCA National Property Maintenance
Code, all residences must have address numbers
on them which are visible from the street.
you are going to be away for any amount
of time, please stop in or call the police
desk to inform the department of your absence.
We will take down your information regarding
keyholder information. We will also periodically
check the exterior of your residence to
make sure there are no problems.