Captain of Police

Captain Theresa Gazaway

Captain Gazaway joined the New Providence Police Department in December 1995 and was assigned to the Patrol Division. She has served in many capacities in the police department, including Patrolman, Traffic Officer, Detective, Patrol Sergeant, Detective Sergeant, Lieutenant and Captain. Her assignments include Accreditation Manager, Information Technology Manager and Public Information Officer.

Captain Gazaway is a Police Training Commission Certified Instructor in Physical Training, Patrol Practices and Missing Persons.  She has been awarded a Certificate in Supervisory Management from the NJ Certified Public Managers Program.  She is certified by The New Jersey State Association of Chief’s of Police as an Accredited Command Executive.  She holds an Associates Degree from Raritan Valley Community College and is also an Accreditation Assessor for The New Jersey State Association of Chief’s of Police.

To contact Captain Gazaway: tgazaway@nppolice.org