Special Units

The Berlin Police Department provides 24/7 protection to the residents, businesses, students, and visitors of Berlin, New Jersey. Our Patrol Officers receive additional resources to assist them in handling certain types of calls for service requiring advanced equipment and officers with training in a specialized discipline. The special units include K-9, Bike Patrol and Special Response Team.


The K9 Unit is comprised of Officer Palma, a K9 Handler with K9 Clyde. They work together with patrol unit and respond as a team to assist with Officers when needed. Their response is to assist using a specialized training in tracking and detection of suspects, as well as missing persons and narcotics investigations.

K9 Unit Logo


Officer Palma and K9

Bike Patrol

The Berlin Police Department Bike Patrol’s purpose is to allow officers to be more approachable as they patrol the community. Officers on Bike Patrol maintain equipment including emergency lights and sirens. In addition to the patrolling of neighborhoods, the Bike Patrol is often deployed to assist at Berlin community events.

Special Response Team

The Lower Camden County Regional Special Response Team is comprised of officers from Berlin, Berlin Township, Pine Hill, Waterford and Voorhees. They assist with the apprehension of dangerous suspects as well as the service of high risk warrants.

Special Response Team

Honor Guard

The Berlin Police Honor Guard is a unit composed of devoted and highly motivated police officers who are dedicated to enhancing the law enforcement community. Officers are chosen based on their professional demeanor, meticulousness, passion for their work, and their readiness to represent others during patriotic ceremonies and in moments of sorrow.