2019 Internship Program

The Allendale Police Department announces its internship program for the summer.   The program is open to college students majoring in Criminal Justice or a related field with a GPA of 2.5 or above.  Applicants must also be of good character

Allendale Police Seek Re-Accreditation

The Allendale Police Department is scheduled for an on-site assessment as part of its program to achieve accreditation by verifying that it meets recognized professional best practices. Agency employees and the public are invited to offer comments on January 28,

Crime Alert

Over the past two days several vehicles in area towns were burglarized while parked on driveways and in unlocked garages, with three being stolen.   Proceeds from these incidents included items such as purses, sunglasses, iPhones, and EZ passes.   Allendale Police

Coffee with a Cop

  Allendale police are hosting their fourth Coffee With a Cop event on May 9, at Dunkin Donuts.  From 2:00 to 5:00 PM, police will be at the available to talk with residents in an informal, neutral space to discuss community

West Crescent Avenue Reopened

West Crescent Avenue is now open. Steel plates have been put on the roadway and there is a 25mph speed limit as well as a 10-ton weight limit. Variable message boards will advise motorists of these restrictions. Please drive with

Bear Cub Sightings

It's that time of year when bear cubs will again be passing through our area.  The Allendale Police will again be  monitoring the situation and encourage residents to continue reporting any sightings to the police by calling 201-825-1900. As a

W. Crescent Ave Milling & Paving

Milling and Paving of W. Crescent Avenue – Week of Monday 4/16 – Friday 4/20 PSE&G has contracted with TILCON to mill & pave W. Crescent Avenue from South of the W. Crescent bridge to Wyckoff Ave. (Waldwick). The work

Diversion Burglaries

Allendale Police want to warn residents that area towns have been experiencing diversion burglaries. Diversion burglaries are when someone posing as a utility employee, municipal worker or handyman comes to the front door and talks to someone or asks them

Child Seat Inspection Event

On Wednesday September 13 Allendale police will be at Crestwood Lake to inspect and help install child passenger safety seats.   Certified safety seat technicians will also be on hand to answer any questions and provide educational material. Police will be

July 4 Fireworks Information

We've made some changes to the way our fireworks will be handled this year.  There will be hard road closures to prevent vehicles from entering the area by Crestwood's entrance and bags, backpacks, purses and other items are subject to