Robbinsville Police Officer Retires With Over 25-Years Of Service To Community

June 30, 2023

ROBBINSVILLE, NJ (MERCER)–Today, after 26 plus years of serving as a police officer, Ptl. Shawn Emmons is retiring. Shawn began his career with the Rutgers Police Department before getting hired by then Washington Township in 1998. Shawn was assigned to the Bike Unit, Traffic Unit, and was a K-9 Officer with K-9 Zilke from 2004 to 2010. In 2020, Shawn was assigned as the School Resource Officer at Pond Road Middle School.

Shawn is a “Cops Cop” and throughout his career he has been involved and assisted with many high-profile cases with the Mercer County Prosecutors Office and Attorney General Office. Shawn served as an Officer in Charge, a Field Training Officer, Humane Law Enforcement Officer and mentor to many of our officers.

We wish Shawn the best of luck as he transitions into his well-earned retirement.