Table 26

NEW JERSEY

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees

by City, 2016

City Population Total law
enforcement
employees
Total
officers
Total
civilians
Aberdeen Township 18,562 42 35 7
Absecon 8,298 30 25 5
Allendale 6,849 20 15 5
Allenhurst 490 13 9 4
Allentown 1,824 6 5 1
Alpine 1,918 12 12 0
Andover Township 5,979 17 12 5
Asbury Park 15,757 90 87 3
Atlantic City 39,202 397 278 119
Atlantic Highlands 4,297 19 14 5
Audubon 8,669 18 17 1
Avalon 1,273 29 21 8
Avon-by-the-Sea 1,774 11 11 0
Barnegat Township 22,272 51 49 2
Barrington 6,752 16 15 1
Bay Head 971 9 8 1
Bayonne 66,629 284 182 102
Beach Haven 1,168 13 11 2
Beachwood 11,219 20 18 2
Bedminster Township 8,239 17 15 2
Belleville 36,258 120 111 9
Bellmawr 11,380 23 21 2
Belmar 5,694 29 22 7
Belvidere 2,593 6 6 0
Bergenfield 27,646 52 49 3
Berkeley Heights Township 13,548 31 25 6
Berkeley Township 41,684 88 66 22
Berlin 7,544 18 17 1
Berlin Township 5,419 18 17 1
Bernards Township 27,024 43 38 5
Bernardsville 7,802 24 18 6
Beverly 2,555 7 7 0
Blairstown Township 5,791 6 6 0
Bloomfield 48,215 146 121 25
Bloomingdale 8,290 17 16 1
Bogota 8,397 20 15 5
Boonton 8,414 25 21 4
Boonton Township 4,359 13 13 0
Bordentown City 3,873 13 13 0
Bordentown Township 12,049 25 23 2
Bound Brook 10,494 29 24 5
Bradley Beach 4,261 21 18 3
Branchburg Township 14,676 27 26 1
Brick Township 74,818 196 134 62
Bridgeton 24,982 75 60 15
Bridgewater Township 45,251 82 74 8
Brielle 4,753 15 14 1
Brigantine 9,156 48 35 13
Brooklawn 1,919 6 6 0
Buena 4,520 11 9 2
Burlington City 9,785 33 30 3
Burlington Township 22,867 51 42 9
Butler 7,691 17 16 1
Byram Township 7,969 14 14 0
Caldwell 7,933 22 22 0
Cape May 3,496 26 21 5
Carlstadt 6,277 28 26 2
Carney's Point Township 7,809 18 17 1
Carteret 24,316 65 57 8
Cedar Grove Township 12,603 29 29 0
Chatham 8,954 23 19 4
Chatham Township 10,555 23 21 2
Cherry Hill Township 71,079 166 139 27
Chesilhurst 1,626 9 8 1
Chester 1,671 7 6 1
Chesterfield Township 7,534 11 10 1
Chester Township 7,940 17 16 1
Cinnaminson Township 16,871 24 24 0
Clark Township 15,609 51 40 11
Clayton 8,511 17 16 1
Clementon 4,913 13 12 1
Cliffside Park 24,977 50 48 2
Clifton 86,324 178 145 33
Clinton 2,645 10 10 0
Clinton Township 12,933 23 22 1
Closter 8,674 19 19 0
Collingswood 13,943 27 23 4
Colts Neck Township 10,018 21 20 1
Cranbury Township 3,958 18 17 1
Cranford Township 24,324 68 53 15
Cresskill 8,815 26 22 4
Deal 735 22 18 4
Delanco Township 4,592 12 11 1
Delaware Township 4,478 8 7 1
Delran Township 16,739 34 30 4
Demarest 5,051 12 12 0
Denville Township 16,759 40 30 10
Deptford Township 30,400 69 64 5
Dover 18,290 37 33 4
Dumont 18,010 39 31 8
Dunellen 7,434 17 16 1
Eastampton Township 6,005 16 15 1
East Brunswick Township 49,016 110 84 26
East Greenwich Township 10,473 17 15 2
East Hanover Township 11,233 38 34 4
East Newark 2,707 8 8 0
East Orange 64,787 262 205 57
East Rutherford 9,166 38 37 1
East Windsor Township 27,537 49 43 6
Eatontown 12,264 45 37 8
Edgewater 12,079 33 30 3
Edgewater Park Township 8,769 15 14 1
Edison Township 102,679 226 177 49
Egg Harbor City 4,238 12 11 1
Egg Harbor Township 43,971 110 85 25
Elizabeth 129,096 388 293 95
Elk Township 4,122 13 12 1
Elmer 1,334 2 2 0
Elmwood Park 20,348 46 41 5
Emerson 7,716 23 20 3
Englewood 28,677 110 84 26
Englewood Cliffs 5,397 26 25 1
Englishtown 1,979 8 8 0
Essex Fells 2,157 13 13 0
Evesham Township 45,581 85 76 9
Ewing Township 36,435 94 75 19
Fairfield Township, Essex County 7,561 40 37 3
Fair Haven 6,010 13 13 0
Fair Lawn 33,646 72 59 13
Fairview 14,497 34 31 3
Fanwood 7,677 18 17 1
Far Hills 930 6 6 0
Flemington 4,654 14 13 1
Florence Township 12,805 27 25 2
Florham Park 11,794 38 32 6
Fort Lee 36,739 110 90 20
Franklin 4,814 17 16 1
Franklin Lakes 10,902 27 22 5
Franklin Township, Gloucester County 16,551 29 26 3
Franklin Township, Hunterdon County 3,237 6 6 0
Franklin Township, Somerset County 66,791 124 104 20
Freehold Borough 11,941 31 28 3
Freehold Township 35,736 69 65 4
Frenchtown 1,389 3 3 0
Galloway Township 37,280 81 59 22
Garfield 31,895 76 66 10
Garwood 4,352 20 16 4
Gibbsboro 2,228 10 10 0
Glassboro 19,245 50 45 5
Glen Ridge 7,647 34 23 11
Glen Rock 12,014 23 22 1
Gloucester City 11,247 31 29 2
Gloucester Township 63,484 147 125 22
Green Brook Township 7,266 24 23 1
Greenwich Township, Gloucester County 4,824 21 19 2
Greenwich Township, Warren County 5,527 9 9 0
Guttenberg 11,701 28 26 2
Hackensack 44,968 138 119 19
Hackettstown 9,549 19 18 1
Haddonfield 11,323 23 21 2
Haddon Heights 7,482 16 15 1
Haddon Township 14,439 27 26 1
Haledon 8,432 18 18 0
Hamburg 3,131 10 8 2
Hamilton Township, Atlantic County 26,824 73 50 23
Hamilton Township, Mercer County 88,665 205 169 36
Hammonton 14,585 35 29 6
Hanover Township 14,468 37 30 7
Harding Township 3,900 12 11 1
Hardyston Township 7,991 24 18 6
Harrington Park 4,830 11 11 0
Harrison 15,788 46 35 11
Harrison Township 13,023 18 17 1
Harvey Cedars 340 8 8 0
Hasbrouck Heights 12,239 32 30 2
Haworth 3,469 13 12 1
Hawthorne 19,031 35 31 4
Hazlet Township 20,050 50 42 8
Helmetta 2,231 7 7 0
High Bridge 3,538 7 7 0
Highland Park 14,346 35 28 7
Highlands 4,838 19 16 3
Hightstown 5,491 14 13 1
Hillsborough Township 40,037 65 52 13
Hillsdale 10,569 22 19 3
Hillside Township 21,981 70 59 11
Hi-Nella 854 12 12 0
Hoboken 54,095 145 126 19
Ho-Ho-Kus 4,161 19 15 4
Holland Township 5,137 7 6 1
Holmdel Township 16,651 50 41 9
Hopatcong 14,388 31 24 7
Hopewell Township 18,570 38 30 8
Howell Township 52,306 102 86 16
Independence Township 5,502 10 9 1
Irvington 54,430 195 158 37
Island Heights 1,664 5 5 0
Jackson Township 56,563 105 87 18
Jamesburg 6,028 17 13 4
Jefferson Township 21,418 45 37 8
Jersey City 266,179 1,279 865 414
Keansburg 9,828 43 34 9
Kearny 42,208 115 109 6
Kenilworth 8,229 30 25 5
Keyport 7,126 23 17 6
Kinnelon 10,367 17 16 1
Lacey Township 28,540 57 43 14
Lakehurst 2,696 14 12 2
Lakewood Township 100,269 153 121 32
Lambertville 3,817 13 10 3
Laurel Springs 1,870 7 7 0
Lavallette 1,789 16 12 4
Lawnside 2,898 9 8 1
Lawrence Township, Mercer County 33,023 62 58 4
Lebanon Township 6,356 8 7 1
Leonia 9,224 20 17 3
Lincoln Park 10,327 29 23 6
Linden 42,100 153 127 26
Lindenwold 17,340 44 41 3
Linwood 6,950 17 16 1
Little Egg Harbor Township 20,686 59 43 16
Little Falls Township 14,478 30 26 4
Little Ferry 10,970 29 26 3
Little Silver 5,901 20 16 4
Livingston Township 29,788 79 68 11
Lodi 24,841 47 44 3
Logan Township 5,939 19 18 1
Long Beach Township 3,015 49 37 12
Long Branch 30,959 103 82 21
Long Hill Township 8,749 25 23 2
Longport 884 12 12 0
Lopatcong Township 8,281 15 14 1
Lower Alloways Creek Township 1,702 13 11 2
Lower Township 21,982 57 44 13
Lumberton Township 12,400 20 18 2
Lyndhurst Township 22,530 54 51 3
Madison 16,098 36 28 8
Magnolia 4,267 11 11 0
Mahwah Township 26,588 60 52 8
Manalapan Township 40,407 57 54 3
Manasquan 5,798 21 16 5
Manchester Township 43,525 86 68 18
Mansfield Township, Burlington County 8,578 14 13 1
Mansfield Township, Warren County 7,461 15 14 1
Mantoloking 244 10 9 1
Mantua Township 14,939 28 26 2
Manville 10,424 27 24 3
Maple Shade Township 18,927 36 32 4
Maplewood Township 24,743 73 63 10
Margate City 6,214 37 27 10
Marlboro Township 40,764 103 73 30
Matawan 8,851 22 21 1
Maywood 9,804 26 22 4
Medford Lakes 4,072 10 9 1
Medford Township 23,481 34 30 4
Mendham 4,979 12 11 1
Mendham Township 5,846 15 14 1
Merchantville 3,751 15 13 2
Metuchen 13,879 33 28 5
Middlesex Borough 13,923 31 29 2
Middle Township 18,555 63 49 14
Middletown Township 65,919 135 112 23
Midland Park 7,330 16 15 1
Millburn Township 20,310 59 53 6
Milltown 7,044 19 16 3
Millville 28,177 85 74 11
Monmouth Beach 3,233 10 9 1
Monroe Township, Gloucester County 36,805 73 67 6
Monroe Township, Middlesex County 44,923 72 55 17
Montclair 38,108 121 104 17
Montgomery Township 23,160 35 29 6
Montvale 8,519 24 22 2
Montville Township 21,801 43 37 6
Moonachie 2,790 20 17 3
Moorestown Township 20,530 37 32 5
Morris Plains 5,615 19 17 2
Morristown 18,544 59 55 4
Morris Township 22,555 47 42 5
Mountain Lakes 4,291 14 13 1
Mountainside 6,887 27 22 5
Mount Arlington 5,324 15 14 1
Mount Ephraim 4,609 13 12 1
Mount Holly Township 9,483 24 21 3
Mount Laurel Township 41,828 69 61 8
Mount Olive Township 29,095 56 47 9
Mullica Township 6,089 13 12 1
Neptune City 4,790 19 17 2
Neptune Township 27,505 83 73 10
Netcong 3,240 9 9 0
Newark 281,450 1,383 1,113 270
New Brunswick 57,158 179 144 35
Newfield 1,522 5 5 0
New Hanover Township 8,218 3 3 0
New Milford 16,804 36 34 2
New Providence 12,461 26 24 2
Newton 7,950 28 23 5
North Arlington 15,921 35 28 7
North Bergen Township 63,113 130 120 10
North Brunswick Township 42,777 98 81 17
North Caldwell 6,732 20 15 5
Northfield 8,502 21 20 1
North Haledon 8,529 21 17 4
North Hanover Township 7,594 11 10 1
North Plainfield 22,135 51 44 7
Northvale 4,876 13 13 0
North Wildwood 3,874 36 28 8
Norwood 5,869 16 15 1
Nutley Township 28,673 86 74 12
Oakland 13,176 27 23 4
Oaklyn 3,963 16 15 1
Ocean City 11,287 73 58 15
Ocean Gate 2,004 9 8 1
Oceanport 5,718 16 15 1
Ocean Township, Monmouth County 27,070 74 61 13
Ocean Township, Ocean County 8,927 26 18 8
Ogdensburg 2,266 6 6 0
Old Bridge Township 67,238 117 90 27
Old Tappan 6,039 14 13 1
Oradell 8,222 22 21 1
Orange 30,470 118 97 21
Palisades Park 20,861 40 32 8
Palmyra 7,296 19 18 1
Paramus 26,958 108 87 21
Park Ridge 8,927 20 19 1
Parsippany-Troy Hills Township 53,447 124 103 21
Passaic 70,972 180 154 26
Paterson 147,265 478 383 95
Paulsboro 5,937 20 18 2
Peapack and Gladstone 2,603 9 8 1
Pemberton Borough 1,378 7 6 1
Pemberton Township 27,739 43 38 5
Pennington 2,586 6 5 1
Pennsauken Township 35,402 81 73 8
Penns Grove 4,908 15 15 0
Pennsville Township 12,720 22 22 0
Pequannock Township 15,425 36 31 5
Perth Amboy 52,767 144 119 25
Phillipsburg 14,435 37 36 1
Pine Beach 2,149 8 7 1
Pine Hill 10,514 24 21 3
Pine Valley 12 6 6 0
Piscataway Township 58,181 105 85 20
Pitman 8,830 17 16 1
Plainfield 51,221 152 126 26
Plainsboro Township 23,621 47 35 12
Pleasantville 20,855 65 51 14
Plumsted Township 8,511 15 14 1
Pohatcong Township 3,224 13 12 1
Point Pleasant 18,502 43 33 10
Point Pleasant Beach 4,519 28 22 6
Pompton Lakes 11,164 24 20 4
Princeton 29,660 70 52 18
Prospect Park 5,940 18 17 1
Rahway 29,797 82 73 9
Ramsey 15,145 38 32 6
Randolph Township 25,877 41 36 5
Raritan 8,268 19 18 1
Raritan Township 22,011 36 33 3
Readington Township 15,893 25 23 2
Red Bank 12,187 47 40 7
Ridgefield 11,380 29 27 2
Ridgefield Park 13,107 35 28 7
Ridgewood 25,617 46 43 3
Ringwood 12,427 24 20 4
Riverdale 4,409 20 16 4
River Edge 11,671 28 25 3
Riverside Township 7,980 14 14 0
Riverton 2,741 6 6 0
River Vale Township 10,053 21 19 2
Robbinsville Township 14,209 34 27 7
Rochelle Park Township 5,683 24 20 4
Rockaway 6,471 15 14 1
Rockaway Township 24,655 61 50 11
Roseland 5,857 24 24 0
Roselle 21,669 70 57 13
Roselle Park 13,669 40 34 6
Roxbury Township 23,425 45 42 3
Rumson 6,886 20 16 4
Runnemede 8,322 17 15 2
Rutherford 18,717 41 38 3
Saddle Brook Township 14,108 34 30 4
Saddle River 3,256 22 17 5
Salem 4,849 19 17 2
Sayreville 45,141 96 84 12
Scotch Plains Township 24,144 49 45 4
Sea Bright 1,331 11 11 0
Sea Girt 1,807 11 11 0
Sea Isle City 2,080 28 22 6
Seaside Heights 2,886 38 25 13
Seaside Park 1,541 15 13 2
Secaucus 19,528 76 65 11
Ship Bottom 1,128 12 11 1
Shrewsbury 4,199 21 16 5
Somerdale 5,496 15 14 1
Somers Point 10,667 37 30 7
Somerville 12,198 34 32 2
South Amboy 8,843 27 25 2
South Bound Brook 4,624 13 12 1
South Brunswick Township 45,862 106 80 26
South Hackensack Township 2,469 22 19 3
South Harrison Township 3,116 5 5 0
South Orange 16,332 51 44 7
South Plainfield 24,349 67 52 15
South River 16,391 70 34 36
South Toms River 3,737 12 11 1
Sparta Township 19,049 44 31 13
Spotswood 8,477 25 21 4
Springfield 17,764 46 42 4
Springfield Township 3,343 10 9 1
Spring Lake 2,959 13 13 0
Spring Lake Heights 4,648 12 12 0
Stafford Township 26,972 71 51 20
Stanhope 3,372 10 9 1
Stone Harbor 830 19 17 2
Stratford 6,974 17 15 2
Summit 22,078 51 46 5
Surf City 1,201 10 10 0
Teaneck Township 40,988 105 89 16
Tenafly 14,877 40 34 6
Tewksbury Township 5,862 11 10 1
Tinton Falls 17,747 42 41 1
Toms River Township 90,504 187 160 27
Totowa 10,948 32 28 4
Trenton 83,644 381 246 135
Tuckerton 3,374 12 11 1
Union Beach 5,476 18 15 3
Union City 69,345 249 162 87
Union Township 58,109 182 133 49
Upper Saddle River 8,369 21 17 4
Ventnor City 10,455 50 37 13
Vernon Township 22,359 38 30 8
Verona 13,523 35 30 5
Vineland 60,823 157 132 25
Voorhees Township 29,235 58 49 9
Waldwick 10,134 24 19 5
Wallington 11,731 23 22 1
Wall Township 26,033 91 66 25
Wanaque 11,937 30 25 5
Warren Township 16,051 37 30 7
Washington Township, Bergen County 9,381 22 20 2
Washington Township, Gloucester County 47,477 84 77 7
Washington Township, Morris County 18,696 33 30 3
Washington Township, Warren County 6,430 28 27 1
Watchung 5,925 37 30 7
Waterford Township 10,720 26 23 3
Wayne Township 55,023 141 114 27
Weehawken Township 14,284 61 48 13
Wenonah 2,237 7 7 0
Westampton Township 8,707 25 22 3
West Amwell Township 2,767 7 7 0
West Caldwell Township 11,057 30 26 4
West Deptford Township 21,257 46 43 3
Westfield 30,427 71 58 13
West Long Branch 7,975 22 21 1
West Milford Township 26,734 51 44 7
West New York 53,813 119 109 10
West Orange 47,374 111 97 14
Westville 4,189 12 11 1
West Wildwood 566 5 5 0
West Windsor Township 28,482 59 47 12
Westwood 11,252 30 25 5
Wharton 6,593 22 20 2
Wildwood 5,115 49 39 10
Wildwood Crest 3,162 26 20 6
Willingboro Township 31,195 75 65 10
Winfield Township 1,509 8 8 0
Winslow Township 38,724 79 72 7
Woodbridge Township 102,124 252 194 58
Woodbury 9,937 32 29 3
Woodbury Heights 2,985 8 7 1
Woodcliff Lake 5,925 19 18 1
Woodland Park 12,594 28 25 3
Woodlynne 2,922 7 7 0
Wood-Ridge 8,335 27 22 5
Woodstown 3,529 11 9 2
Woolwich Township 12,675 24 23 1
Wyckoff Township 17,242 25 25 0

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