The Westwood Police Department 101 Washington Ave, Westwood, NJ07675 The Westwood Police Department is made up of 26 officers, including the chief, plus one special officer who typically…More works the downtown neighborhood on weekends. The department's mission is to keep the community safe, carry out duties fairly, respond to quality of life issues and act in a courteous and professional manner. In addition to performing their required duties, police officers also get involved in community policing activities, which include speaking to groups like senior citizens about identity theft or to children about safety issues.
Township of Washington Police Department 350 Hudson Avenue, Washington Township, NJ07676 With more than 15 patrol officers, the Township of Washington Police Department watches over the township around the…More clock. In addition to the typical duties of the police, several members of the township's department participate in D.A.R.E. (Drug Abuse Resistance Education) in township schools. Officers also participate in other community activities, like safety instruction, crime, drunk driving and robbery prevention, Stranger Danger programs for kids and Neighborhood Watch. The department is also involved in the Municipal Alliance Committee, dedicated to decreasing drug and alcohol abuse.