Stephen Bowers was sworn in as a new Sergeant with the Avalon Police Department during the Wednesday, December 12th, 2018 meeting of Avalon Borough Council. Bowers was hired as a Special Class I police officer in March, 2007. After working for two seasons, he was promoted to Special Class II police officer in February, 2009. Sgt. Bowers was hired as a full time patrolman in April, 2011. He currently resides in Swainton, NJ and is a graduate of Middle Township High School.