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Catalytic Converter Theft

By |January 16th, 2023|Categories: Uncategorized|

Recently a resident on our East Side of town had their catalytic converter stolen off their vehicle.  It is, and has been, and continues to be a statewide problem.  The reason these catalytic converters are [...]

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Bicycle Safety and Pedestrian Safety

By |January 15th, 2023|Categories: Uncategorized|

The Washington Township Police want to remind everyone of some Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety tips! The nice weather is hopefully coming soon, and we want everyone to enjoy it as soon as it gets here [...]

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Brownie Troop #97905 Visits the WTPD!

By |December 16th, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|

On Thursday, December 5th, Washington Township Brownie Troop #97905 visited Cpl. Cangialosi and other members of the Washington Township Police Department.  They had a tour which included meeting the Officers of the Department and hearing [...]

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Holiday Wreath Ceremony for our Heroes!

By |December 11th, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|

Thank you to The Bergen County Police Chiefs Association and the Bergen County Police Chiefs Foundation for honoring our Veterans today. Thank you to Washington Township VFW Post 6192 for being a sponsor and donating [...]

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Drone Flight Notification

By |December 1st, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|

As part of the town’s continuing efforts to address storm-water issues, starting Friday, December 2, 2022 Boswell Engineering will be starting to collect data using a flying drone along the southern limit of the Musquapsink [...]

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Press Release 11/27/22 – Residential Burglaries

By |November 27th, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|

TOWNSHIP OF WASHINGTON POLICE DEPARTMENT 0F PUBLIC SAFETY 350 Hudson Avenue, Township of Washington County of Bergen – New Jersey 07676 Phone # 201-664-1140 Fax # 201-664-2959 WWW.WASHTWPPOLICE.ORG Chief of Police – Richard Skinner Director [...]

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Traffic Advisory 11/21/22 & 11/22/22

By |November 18th, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|

Please see below for next weeks current traffic itinerary: 🚧Monday 11/21/22: 7am -1500 hrs E/ B Washington Ave closure at Jackson Ave, follow detour, W/B Washington Ave closed at Pascack Rd… Plan alternate route follow [...]

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Tips from PSE&G – Learn to Spot and Stop Utility Scams

By |November 18th, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|

Please see the below message from PSE&G   FOR RELEASE Learn to Spot and Stop Utility Scams PSE&G shares how customers can protect themselves against scammers   (NEWARK, N.J. – November 14, 2022) Scammers continue [...]

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The slower you drive, the longer you enjoy the smooth road!

By |November 17th, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|

Some of you may have noticed that the Township’s 2022 Road Paving Program has finally begun!! Please remember that while the roads have changed, the speed limits have NOT!  Remember to drive safely and to follow [...]

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PBA Local 206 WT Unit wants to congratulate our Officers who received awards tonight!

By |November 9th, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|

PBA Local 206 WT Unit wants to congratulate our Officers who received awards tonight! -Cpl Cangialosi received the distinguished community service award -PO Kenny received the apprehension award. -Cpl. Ferrarini received the meritorious service award [...]

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Brownie Troop #97904 Visits the WTPD!

By |November 7th, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|

On Wednesday, November 2nd, Washington Township Brownie Troop #97904 visited Cpl. Cangialosi and other members of the Washington Township Police Department.  They had a tour which included meeting the Officers of the Department and hearing [...]

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Burglary Prevention Tips!

By |November 3rd, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|

The Township of Washington Police Department are urging all residents to be diligent this holiday season by locking their homes, setting alarms, and leaving lights on both inside and outside of their homes.  Historically home [...]

No Shave November 2022

By |October 15th, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|

The Township of Washington Police Department is proud to announce that we are participating in No-shave November again this year!  Police Officers with the Township of Washington Police Department are putting away razors to help [...]

Daisy Troop #t98195 Visit!

By |October 10th, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|

On Monday, October 10, 2022, the Washington Township Daisy Troop #t98195 visited the Cpl. Cangialosi at the Washington Township Police Department.  The Daisy's learned about what the Washington Township Police Department does on a day [...]

Halloween 2022!

By |October 8th, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|

Halloween 2022 The Township of Washington Police Department wants everyone to have a Safe, Healthy and Happy Halloween!!!  Please see the below flyer for Washington Township Spooktacular Halloween   Some tips for safe trick or [...]

Pink Hats Are Back for October 2022

By |October 1st, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|

This is the 12th annual year of the Police Pink Hat Sale!  Over 30 police departments, fire departments and PBA’s now participate.  Over $200,000 has been raised to support cancer research through the October Women’s [...]

Township Police now have Nixle!

By |September 30th, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|

The Township of Washington will now be using Nixle for our Emergency Notification System! Users may sign up through the portal on our websites home page or by simply texting "07676" to "888777". Our current [...]

Gift Card Scam Targeting Senior Citizens

By |September 24th, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|

According to a survey from AARP, the advocacy group for older Americans, the latest percentage of gift card fraud against the elderly has increased 74% since the pandemic started.  Telemarketer Gift Card scams that target [...]

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