May 1, 2019

Junior Police Academy

The Allendale Police Department will be holding their inaugural Junior Police Academy from August 5th through August 9th.  The Academy will be held at Brookside School located at 100 Brookside Avenue in Allendale, NJ. <read more>

Class 3 Special Law Enforcement Officer

The Borough of Allendale is accepting applications for the position of a Class 3 Special Law Enforcement Officer.  The Class 3 Special Law Enforcement Officer, under the direction of the Chief of Police, shall conduct school safety and security duties as directed by the Chief of Police.  For information go to our Employment Opportunities page.  <read more>

Community Camera Partnership

The Allendale Police Department is committed to utilizing every resource to prevent and solve crimes and to protect our citizens and their property. Do you currently utilize private video surveillance at your home or business? If you do, we’d like to hear from you.

Video surveillance is one of the best methods for apprehending criminals and convicting suspects who are caught in the act of committing a crime. Installing video surveillance is a great example of community-police partnerships and is something we highly value as the police agency serving our community.  <read more>

January 17, 2019

Allendale PD 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.

For details and how to register a comment, see the Public Notice..  <read more>

January 19, 2018

2018 Alarm Registration
The 2018 Alarm Registration forms are available.  Please visit the Alarms Forms page to get yours.  <read more>

August 31, 2017

Child Seat Inspection Event
On Wednesday September 13 Allendale police will be at Crestwood Lake to inspect and help install child passenger safety seats.  <read more>

July 4, 2017

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  <read more>

October 19, 2016

Halloween Message
As our children prepare for Halloween, the Allendale Police Department would like to relay some important information to our residents, especially the children who will be <read more>

July 19, 2016

Crosswalk Updates
Allendale Police are working with the DPW to revamp the business district so the crosswalks and parking stalls are safer and comply with NJ law.   This has been a long process,  <read more>

May 12, 2016

Child Passenger Safety Seat Event
On May 12, area police are hosting a Child Passenger Seat Event.  It will run from 2:00 PM until 6:00PM at Guardian Angel Church, 320 Franklin Turnpike, Allendale.     <read more>

April 19, 2016

Parenting in the Digital Age
Allendale Police, the Allendale School District and the Allendale Municipal Alliance are presenting a seminar on Parenting in the Digital Age.     <read more>

December 17, 2015

Allendale Police Seek Accreditation
The Allendale Police Department is is seeking to be an accredited police agency.  Part of this process is an opportunity for the public to call in or email comments for the assessors. Anyone wishing to is invited to…   <read more>

June 16, 2015

Updated Special Needs Registry
We are pleased to move our special needs program to the next level. Since announcing our program, we have been working to re-organize our provision of these services. These changes are complete, and Yellow Dot, Vial of Life and Operation Reassurance are now part of our  <read more>

May 27, 2015

Coffee With a Cop
The Allendale Police Department is sponsoring our second annual Coffee With a Cop event.  Come visit us at Allendale Eats between 8:30 and 11:30 am on June 6 for some coffee and conversation.  We are also introducing our “Chills For Pills” program.   <read more>

February 9, 2015

APD Announces Internship
The Allendale Police Department announces its updated intern program for the spring semester.    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 and be free of any criminal history.  <read more>

February 7, 2015

Allendale Police in the News
Allendale Police will host a drug collection at the Unguarded presentation sponsored by Northern Highlands.  The presentation will be Thursday Feb. 12 at 7:00 PM.    <read more>

News Releases Added
We’ve added a page for our periodic news releases.  If you miss our police blotter in the local paper, just check here for what’s been going on.   <read more>

January 26, 2015

Winter Storm Update
According to weather authorities, the area is expected to experience a high volume of snow and fast moving winds. The governor has declared a state of emergency.   In preparation for this event, the Borough would like to convey some important safety messages.  <read more>

January 25, 2015

Winter Storm Alert
There is a significant winter storm heading our way from Monday afternoon into late Tuesday.   Significant snowfall is being predicted.  Please use caution and prepare accordingly.  <read more>

December 23, 2014

Allendale Police bring Santa to School
Allendale Police escorted Santa to Hillside School to visit with the Pre-Kindergarten  and Kindergarten classes.  <read more>

December 19, 2014

PBA Donates Hams to Food Bank
Allendale-Waldwick PBA donated hams to the Center for Food Action.  <read more>

December 5, 2014

Tips to Prevent Stolen Packages
Area police have taken several reports of stolen packages during the past few months. In Allendale alone, several have been stolen.  <read more>

October 22, 2014

We now have an interactive map which displays our calls for service.  Soon to be added are Zoning and other maps.

Weather Station
Allendale PD hosts a weather station and feeds data to NOAA.  Check in to see current conditions and daily weather info.

 Medicine Drop Off
We have recently received our long-awaited medication drop box.  Residents and (anyone else) can now come to police headquarters and anonymously dispose of expired, unwanted, unneeded medication.