Welcome to the Newark Police Division
The Newark Police Division is entrusted to protect and serve the citizens of the City of Newark by securing neighborhoods, business districts, municipal assets and life, liberty and property. The Police Division currently responds to more than 520, 000 calls for service yearly. Learn more about our community pledge and leadership.
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Become a Newark Police Officer
Serving as a Newark, NJ Police Officer offers an unparalleled opportunity to make a tangible difference in one of America’s most vibrant communities. Officers enjoy competitive salaries, comprehensive benefits, and continuous training, ensuring they are equipped to meet the challenges of modern policing. Embrace a rewarding career where every day presents a chance to positively impact lives, build community relationships, and uphold the safety and well-being of Newark residents.
The Department of Public Safety’s Police Division exists to serve the diverse population within our jurisdiction with respect, fairness and sensitivity. We are committed to the protection of life and property; the prevention of crime and the safeguarding of Constitutional guarantees.
Empowered by the community, we are committed to enhancing the quality of life and foster a sense of security to enable citizens to live, work, be educated and prosper in the city of Newark. We nurture the public’s trust by holding ourselves to the highest standards of performance and integrity.
We, the men and women of the Police Division, who represent the varied culture in this city, pledge that through our effort, we will establish a new standard of excellence in law enforcement and service to our community.