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Crossing Guard Hiring Announcement!

By |January 20th, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|

The Township of Washington Police Department is seeking a candidate for the position of Crossing Guard!  The application can be found by clicking the following link  Crossing Guard Application   Please submit the filled-out applications [...]

No Shave November a Success!

By |December 23rd, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

Yesterday afternoon Officers had the pleasure of giving back to families from our community who have endured so much. Through our "No Shave November " campaign we were able to donate to two different families [...]

New Scam Alert

By |December 22nd, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

The Township of Washington Police Department would like to warn all of our residents about a scam that is being mailed out.  Please see below an example of the mailings: If you receive any mailing [...]

Winter is upon us!

By |December 10th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

The Township of Washington Police Department wants to remind everyone that winter is coming!  Below please find a few Winter Driving tips! – Never warm up a vehicle in an enclosed area, such as a [...]

Severe Weather Coming our way

By |December 4th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

Please be advised we may be in store for some Severe Weather later today into tomorrow. According to forecasters, Friday should get off to a quiet start, but the clouds will thicken in the afternoon [...]

Severe Weather Today

By |November 30th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

Severe storms are expected to hit New Jersey on Monday, packing 45-mph winds – or worse – and possibly producing a tornado, forecasters say. Power outages are possible. If you experience power outages, please use [...]

Coyote Sighting in town

By |November 25th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

    The Township of Washington Police Department has received reports of a Coyote sighting last night around midnight on the West Side of town.  According to American Animal Control, Coyote attacks on humans are [...]

National utility scams awareness week

By |November 17th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

Please see the below information from PSE&G regarding utility scams!  As always, if you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact the Township of Washington Police Department at 201-664-1140 or 911 if it [...]

Thank you First Responders!

By |October 28th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

National First Responders Day on October 28 recognizes the heroic men and women who make it their business to take immediate action when disaster strikes.  We want to Thank All First Responders, Police, EMS and [...]

Township Fields closed immediately

By |October 18th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

In conjunction with Westwood and the Westwood Regional School District, out of an abundance of caution and to hopefully get our children back into the school environment as soon as possible.... The Township will be [...]