Township of Franklin, NJ
Hunterdon County
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Table of Contents
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Committee of the Township of Franklin 4-5-1974 (Ch. 28 of the 1988 Code). Amendments noted where applicable.]
Article I General Provisions

§ 75-1 Title.

§ 75-2 Effect on rights.

Article II Establishment and Organization

§ 75-3 Authority to create and control Department.

§ 75-4 Department continued.

§ 75-5 Authority; organization.

§ 75-6 Appointment to fill officer-in-charge vacancy.

Article III Appointments and Qualifications

§ 75-7 Appointive power.

§ 75-8 Present personnel continued.

§ 75-9 Qualifications.

§ 75-10 Entrance requirements.

§ 75-11 Disqualification from appointment.

§ 75-12 Oath.

§ 75-13 Retirement age.

Article IV Probationary Period

§ 75-14 Probationary period designated; police training course required.

§ 75-15 Grounds for discontinuance of service.

Article V Promotions

§ 75-16 General considerations for promotion.

§ 75-17 Promotion process.

§ 75-18 Promotional examination.

§ 75-19 Final decision for promotion.

Article VI Emergency Service

§ 75-20 Regular workweek; emergency duty; compensatory wages or time off.

§ 75-21 Court duty.

§ 75-22 Definitions.

Article VII Vacations; Leaves; Decrease of Force

§ 75-23 Vacations granted.

§ 75-24 Leaves of absence with pay.

§ 75-25 Payment for accrued vacation days in case of death or retirement.

§ 75-26 Demotion or termination due to decrease of force.

§ 75-27 Temporary appointments.

Article VIII Special Law Enforcement Officers

§ 75-28 Appointment.

§ 75-29 Limitation of powers.

§ 75-30 Qualifications.

§ 75-31 Restrictions and requirements.

§ 75-32 Classes of officers.

§ 75-33 Insignia of office.

Article IX Suspensions, Fines, Demotions and Removals

§ 75-34 Duration of office.

§ 75-35 Cause for removal; filing of complaint.

§ 75-36 Suspension pending disposition of charges.

§ 75-37 Fair trial.

§ 75-38 Subpoena.

§ 75-39 Appeals.

§ 75-40 Defense expenses.

Article X Disposition of Property

§ 75-41 Tangible personal property.

§ 75-42 Unclaimed money.

Article XI Rules and Regulations

§ 75-43 Establishment.

§ 75-44 Authority and duties of Police Director.

Article XII Disciplinary Code

§ 75-45 Restrictions on conduct.

§ 75-46 Hearing and disposition of charges against members.

§ 75-47 List of offenses.

Article XIII Miscellaneous Provisions

§ 75-48 Uniforms.

§ 75-49 Vacation allowances.

§ 75-50 Effect of chapter on membership status.

§ 75-51 Gender references.

§ 75-52 Power and authority of Township Committee.

§ 75-53 Police report fees.

§ 75-54 Annual medical examination required.

§ 75-55 Sick leave.

§ 75-56 Supplementary employment.