The East Newark Police Department, currently under the direction of Chief Anthony Monteiro provides services to the approximately 2,400 residents in the Borough of East Newark. The Borough is a diverse community, evident in our very own police department.
Our priority is to protect and service our residents, our officers work each day to maintain the vital bond between our police department and residents. We encourage open lines of communication between the police and residents.
Through a proactive approach, the Borough of East Newark has one of the lowest crime rates in Hudson County. (enter rank for county, state, nation.)
Chief Anthony Monteiro Sergeant Michael J. O'Donnell
Police reports may be requested in person at the East Newark Police Department or via the Open Public Records Act Request form.
This year millions of school children around the world will benefit from D.A.R.E. (Drug Abuse Resistance Education), the highly acclaimed program that gives kids the skills they need to avoid involvement in drugs, gangs, and violence.
D.A.R.E. was founded in 1983 and has proven so successful that it has been implemented in thousands of schools throughout the United States and 50+ other countries.
D.A.R.E. is a police officer-led series of classroom lessons that teaches children from kindergarten through 12th grade how to resist peer pressure and live productive drug and violence-free lives.