The Administration Division is staffed with one Administrative Assistant, the Deputy Chief, three Lieutenants, two Sergeant, five Officers and 12 Civilians. The division is comprised of nine separate units and bureaus.
Deputy Chief Robert Mazza
- In 1989, Deputy Chief Mazza was hired as a Special Police Officer and a Communication Operator.
- In 1995, he was hired as a Full Time Police Officer and Graduated from the Ocean County Police Academy, Class of 64, where he received the Leadership Award from his Academy Classmates
- In 1996 received his Bachelor’s Degree from Jersey City State College and in 2007 graduated from Farleigh Dickerson University as a Certified Public Manager.
- As a patrolman, he was assigned as a Field Training Officer and in 1998 was assigned to the Ocean County Narcotics Strike Force where he received the Ocean County Prosecutors Office Douglas C. King Award and the New Jersey Narcotics Task Force Commanders Exceptional Duty Award.
- In 1999 was re-assigned the Department’s Detective Bureau as a Juvenile Detective and the School Resource Officer.
- In 1998, Deputy Chief Mazza joined the Brick Special Emergency Response Team and in 2008 became the Assistant S.E.R.T. Commander and in 2012 he became the S.E.R.T Commander
- In 2001, he joined the Departments Drug Enforcement Unit and he was the Lead Detective in the first Strict Liability Murder investigation in Ocean County.
- In September of 2002 he was promoted to Sergeant.
- In in 2005, he was promoted to Lieutenant and served as the 4 -12 Shift Commander.
- In 2012, he was promoted to Captain and assigned to command the Community Policing Division
- In 2014 Deputy Chief Mazza was transferred and took command of the Investigative Division.
- In December 2015 he was promoted to Deputy Chief, also transferred to Administrative Services Division Commander
The Communications Center function is to receive incoming calls for service and dispatch the appropriate units to the call for service (i.e., Police, Fire, and EMS). The center is staffed with twenty full time and five part time Telecommunication Operators and one Telecommunications Supervisor. The Telecommunications Operators perform several important tasks including the handling of 9-1-1 and non-emergency calls for service, the dispatching and monitoring of Police, Fire and Emergency Medical Services (EMS) within the Township of Brick.
All Telecommunications Operators are certified by the State of New Jersey as Emergency Medical Dispatchers and Basic Communications Operators as well as receiving continuous training in domestic violence call handling, crisis and hostage negotiations, tactical communications, and advance public safety dispatching in addition to being proficient in local, state and national databases. In addition, several of our Telecommunications Operators have been trained as Tactical Dispatchers.