Hiring Off Duty Officers

Off Duty Officers (Extra Duty)

Please contact the Hopewell Township Police Department at 609-737-3100, ext. 5300 to make arrangements to hire an off-duty police officer for extra duty employment.

All extra duty work must be within the department guidelines and Township ordinance.


Extra duty officer fees are set by Township ordinance. They are:
  • Normal fee: $95 per hour
  • Non-profit fee: $85 per hour
    (applicable to non-profit organizations/government agencies)


There is a four-hour minimum for extra duty assignments. There is no additional fee for the use of a patrol car.