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Welcome to the Cape May County Sheriff's Office Website

Sheriff, Gary G Schaffer

Executive Undersheriff, John D. Maher

Undersheriff, Robert A. Nolan

Warden, Donald J. Lombardo

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Welcome to the Cape May County Sheriff's Office Website. We are proud to provide this website of expanding information to assist the Citizens of Cape May County and inform the community of the Sheriff's Office's numerous duties and responsibilities. As Law Enforcement Professionals, the Cape May County Sheriff's Office strives to constantly improve our services and dedication through teamwork and partnership with the community. We hope you find this information useful as well as interesting as you journey through our website.

We are pleased to offer programs to the public such as TIP411, Child Car Seat fittings, Project Lifesaver, Explorer Post 1692, Crime Stoppers and school programs like Eddie Eagle Gun Safety and McGruff the Crime Dog Dangerous Strangers.

The Cape May County Sheriff is a member of the National Sheriff's Association and the New Jersey Sheriff's Association.

The Cape May County Sheriff's Office Law Enforcement Division is Accredited by the New Jersey State Association of Chief's of Police. See our Accreditation page for more.

The Cape May County Correctional Center is PREA approved. See the PREA page for more. The Correctional Center Medical Unit is Accredited by The National Commission on Correctional Health Care (NCCHC) and is annually inspected by the New Jersey Department of Corrections (NJDOC). See our Accreditation page for more.

The Cape May County Sheriff's Office is an equal opportunity employer. Please go to the Employment page for details.

The Sheriff's Annual Reports and PREA Reports can be seen on the Reports page.

NEW PRESS RELEASE as of August 16th, 2017


Have a Question, maybe our FAQS Page can help or go to the Contacts Page to contact someone specific.

Have a tip? Please use our TIP411 Service. (If you are reporting an EMERGENCY, dial 911 )

Comments or problems with our website, please e-mail webmaster.

Revised on August 18, 2017

SERVING CAPE MAY COUNTY, NJ SINCE 1692

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