The Island Heights Police / Emergency Management Building
One East End Ave.
Island Heights, NJ 08732
Phone: (732) 270-3000

Police Officer Profiles

Lieutenant Kevin C. Arnold
Graduated from Ocean County Police Academy: 1992
Island Heights Police Officer since 1993 (15 years of Service)
Oversee the Police Department's Day to Day Operations
Liaison to:

Ocean County Prosecutor's Office

Attorney General's Office

U.S. Department of Homeland Security

State Certified Firearms Instructor
School Security Instructor (A.S)
State Certified Radar Instructor
Certified Expandable Baton Instructor
State Certified Pursuit Driving Instructor
Senior Advisory Committee Liaison
Court Room Security
ALCOTEST 7110 Operator
Glock Armor
Elon University, North Carolina 1987-91

Senior Officer Patti Burns
Graduated from Ocean County Police Academy: 1992
Island Heights Police Officer since 1993 (15 years of Service)
Asbury College, Wilmore Kentucky 1988-89
Ocean County College, 1995
Island Heights Elementary School Liaison
DARE Officer
Implemented the current DARE program at the Island Heights Elementary School

Senior Advisory Committee Liaison
Juvenile Officer
Domestic Violence Officer
Firearms Application Investigations
Uniform Crime Report Officer
Field Training Officer

Patrolman Paul T. Rutledge
Graduated from Ocean County Police Academy: 2000
Island Heights Police Officer since 1999 (8 years of Service)
Bicycle Patrol Officer
Field Training Officer
Warrants Officer
Firearms Instructor assistant
Juvenile Officer assistant

Patrolman Robert M. Sinnott Jr.
Graduated from Ocean County Police Academy: 1995
Island Heights Police Officer since 1998 (10 years of Service)
Certified Fire Fighter, Certified Fire Instructor
Police & Fire Dispatcher for Toms River since 1994.
Fire Chief of the Silverton Fire Company #1
Certified Public Safety Communicator
Certified APCO-Emergency Medical Dispatcher

Live Burn Instructor
SCBA Instructor
Bagpiper for Police and Fire Services

Patrolman Matthew S. Curtis
Graduated from Ocean County Police Academy: 2001
Island Heights Police Officer since 2002: (6 years of Service)
Court Room Security Officer
School Security Officer (A.S.)
Firearms Application investigations
United States Coast Guard licensed Captain

Patrolman Luke Tirondola
Graduated from the Ocean County Police Academy: 2005
Island Heights Police Officer since 2005: (3 years of Service)
Bike Patrol Officer
General Patrol

Patrolman Anthony Ringle
Graduated from the Ocean County Police Academy: 2005
Island Heights Police Officer since: 2007
General Patrol