Trenton Police Division

founded December 29, 1792

Greetings, and welcome to the "On-line" Trenton Police Division Museum. The Trenton Police Museum is currently located in the basement of Police Headquarters and is open to individuals and small groups by appointment. Opened on the bicentennial anniversary of the Department, the museum has many photographs, log books and equipment used in times long passed.

The connecting pages have been stocked with a varied array of original photographs and photographs of items on display at the museum, as well as a comprehensive history of the Department.

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Table of Contents

1700's 1800-1879 1880-1899
1900-1919     1920-1939     1940-1959
1960's 1970's 1980-Present  
K9       Chiefs Memorial

Trenton Police History Project Back to Table of Contents.

Placed in service on August 25, 1997.
(Just 204 years, 7 months and 26 days after the creation of the Department!)

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©1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003 by Maurice Crosby Click here for more copyright information