West Caldwell Police Department


Chief Gerard Paris

The West Caldwell Police Department strives to maintain a low crime rate and ensure the safety of residents, business owners, their employees and patrons, and commuters who travel through the Township each day.  To accomplish this goal, the officers and staff of the Police Department work rotating shifts to provide 24-hour service, every day of the year, ensuring that assistance is only a phone call away.  


Please click the links below to see the various services the Police Department provides.

Emergency Services Unit 
Traffic Bureau
Detective Bureau (including Firearms applications)
Communications and Records Administration 
Alarm and Business Registration

Community Involvement
Internal Affairs Bureau
Tip Line

Law Enforcement Drug Testing Policy
Internal Affairs Policy

Police Headquarters

21 Clinton Road

West Caldwell, NJ 07006






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