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Directions to Howell Police

From Garden State Parkway

Take Exit 98 to Rt. 34 North. Stay on Rt. 34 North for less than 1/4 mi and exit on right to Rt. 138/Interstate 195 West. Take Rt. 138/Interstate 195 to Exit 31A (Rt. 547 South). Continue on overpass to first traffic light (Rt. 547/Old Tavern Rd/Herbertsville Rd) and make right onto Old Tavern Rd. Take Old Tavern Rd. for approximately 2 mi. The Police Dept. is located on the right opposite the football field.

From Rt. 9

(Note - their are several different routes from this point, below is one example.)

Take Rt. 9 to Aldrich Rd. (East) Continue on Aldrich Rd. and bear right at fork onto Windeler Rd. At stop sign, make left onto Old Tavern Rd. Continue approximately 1.5 miles-the Police Dept. will be on the left opposite the football field.

From Rt. 33

(Note - their are several different routes from this point, below is one example.)

Take Rt. 33 to Howell Rd. Continue on Howell Rd. for approximately 2 mi. to Rt.524/Adelphia Rd. Make left onto Rt. 524 and continue approximately 2 mi. to Ketcham Rd. Continue on Ketcham Rd. for approximately 1/2 mi. At stop sign, make left onto Casino Dr. and continue approximately 1.5 mi. (past West Farms Rd intersection). At next intersection, bear left onto Southard Ave. and then make first right onto Manassa Rd. Continue on Manassa Rd. for approximately 1 mi. and turn left onto Norse Rd. Take Norse Rd. to the end and make left on Old Tavern Rd. The Police Dept. is located approximately 1/4 mi. east on the left-hand side opposite the football field.

Agency Contacts


Chief's Office

732-938-4575 x2870

Investigations Bureau​​​​​​​
​​​​​​​732-938-4575 x2887

Records Bureau

732-938-4575 x2821, x2822, x2823


Captain, Operations

732-938-4575 x2869

Captain, Administration

732-938-4575 x2812

Captain, Services

732-938-4575 x2232


Traffic Safety Unit

732-938-4575 x2629

Professional Development Group

732-938-4575 x2826


If you are aware about ongoing criminal activities or narcotics transactions within the township of Howell, you can make make an annonymous report to our Crime Suppression Unit.

We do not take reports and/or complaints through social media or by email - all reports and/or complaints must go thru Police Dispatch

If you need to call 9-1-1, you must stay on the phone with the Police Dispatcher until they instruct you to disconnect.