How do I obtain a copy of a police report?

Get your police report at CRASHDOCS.ORG Please have your accident date and police report number handy.

Can I park my vehicle in the street overnight?

Parking on the street, or in the municipal lots (metered, resident commuter or shopper ect) is prohibited between the hours of 3 a.m. and 5 a.m.

In the event of an overnight guest, disabled vehicle or similar circumstance, permission for a one night exemption may be granted by calling 201-825-1900 and speaking with the dispatcher on duty.  You will need to provide the make, model, color and the exact location where it will be parked.  The vehicle must be otherwise legally parked.



Overnight parking is prohibited on all Borough streets and Borough owned parking lots between the hours of 3 A.M. and 5 A.M.



The Allendale Police Department does not have the authority to grant parking permission at these locations.  Anyone wishing to park at these locations MUST obtain permission from the school Principal or owner in the case of private property.




NOTE: In the event of snow, when roads may need to be sanded or plowed there will be NO OVERNIGHT EXEMPTIONS allowed.


Noise Ordinance:


How do I obtain a Firearms Permit?

Please CLICK HERE for instructions on obtaining a firearm permit.

How do I apply for a Handicapped Placard?

To apply for a temporary handicap placard, please follow the link below for the Temporary Placard Application. Once it’s filled out and signed by your doctor please return in to Allendale Police Department Records Section. Hours are Monday – Friday 8:30 A.M. to 4:00 P.M.  Temporary permits are valid for six months and may be renewed for an additional six months.  All applications MUST be accompanied by the appropriate documentation (e.g. letter from your doctor).

Click here for the Temporary Handicap Placard Application

To apply for a Permanent Handicap Placard Application please download the Handicap Placard Checklist and Permanent Handicap Placard Application and submit it through the DMV.

Click here for the Handicap Placard Checklist Click here for the Permanent Handicap Placard Application


Prescription Drug Disposal Box


In an effort to curb or reduce the abuse of prescription, over-the-counter, and other unused household medication, the Allendale Police Department now has a safe prescription drug disposal system to collect unwanted or expired household prescription, over-the-counter and other unused medications.

The Community Coalition for a Safe and Healthy Morris; an initiative of Bergen County Prevention is Key, has provided the Allendale Police Department with a Med Return Drug Collection Unit, located in the main lobby of the Allendale Police Department, 290 Franklin Turnpike, Allendale, NJ 07401.

Members of the public are able to deposit medications into the Collection Unit 24 hours a day, seven days a week. The Collection Unit will accept household medications only, such as pills, capsules, patches, and pet medications. It does not accept mail, trash, syringes, or liquids.

Alarm Registration

The Allendale Police Department wishes to remind residents and business owners that Borough Ordinance 82-5 requires that you register your alarm annually. To do so, complete the Allendale Police Information Form (this information is for police department use only) and the Alarm Registration Form provided. There are two formats available, a PDF Fillable Form which can be completed on your computer, or a Standard Form to be downloaded and completed with a pen. Both forms must be filled out and mailed or dropped off at police headquarters. The fee is $25 per year. Please go to the link below and complete your form today.

Click here for form

Borough Code Online

Residents have 24/7 access to Allendale’s Codes – the link to the codes is below.



Non-Emergent Phone Numbers

O & R:     1-877-434-4100

PSE&G:  1-800-436-7734

SUEZ:      201-487-0011