Berkeley Mayor, Police Chief Promote Firearm Safety


BERKELEY TOWNSHIP- Mayor Carmen Amato and Police Chief Karin DiMichele are pleased to announce Berkeley Township’s participation in “Project Child Safe.”

“Project Child Safe” is a program of the National Shooting Sports Foundation to promote firearms safety and education.

“The Police Chief and I are committed to firearm safety in our community. We are pleased to offer FREE firearm safety kits to the residents of Berkeley Township,” Mayor Amato stated.

The safety kits include gun locks and literature on how to handle firearms in a safe manner.

Chief DiMichele added, “If you own a firearm, please practice responsible gun ownership by using a gun lock and storing your firearms away from children.”

The free kits can be picked up at the Berkeley Township Police Department located at Pinewald-Keswick Road, Bayville, New Jersey 08721 at the Records window. The window hours are: 8:30am to 3:30pm.

For further information on this program, please visit

“We encourage our residents to continue to keep our township safe and take advantage of this free program,” Amato said.

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