A Message from the Chief of Police

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Franklin Township Police Department

 Public Safety Building 
495 Demott Lane • Somerset 
New Jersey 08873

Telephone 732-873-5533


A Message from the Chief of Police

The Franklin Township Police Department has a proud history of protecting our citizens from harm's way. We are equally committed to defending our country, our freedoms and our Constitutional rights. 

The Franklin Township Police Department is the largest and most progressive police agency in Somerset County. We hope that you find this web site informative and share our pride in Franklin Township. We will continue to meet the challenge of serving a modern, thriving and diverse community, while striving to improve the quality of life within Franklin Township. 

The Franklin Township Police Department's most valuable asset, both past and present, are the men and women who bravely put their lives on the line each day to keep us safe and secure. As the Chief of this agency, I offer my sincere thanks to the professional law enforcement officers and staff of Franklin Township. It is an honor and a privilege to work with them!

Chief Richard A. Grammar