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Mission Statement
It is the mission of the Spotswood Police Department to work in partnership with the Community to safeguard life and property, prevent crime, provide investigative responses and enhance the quality of life in our Borough.

Our mandate is to accomplish these goals with integrity, honor, resilience and the highest ethical standards.

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Latest News


November 24, 2021 No Comments

Police Officer Hiring Opportunity

THE BOROUGH OF SPOTSWOOD POLICE DEPARTMENT is currently seeking candidates for the position of Probationary Police Officer.Following are the requirements of the position: Be a citizen of the United States.Be a resident of the State of New Jersey at time of appointment.Be more than 21 and less than 35 years of age at time of […]

August 11, 2021 No Comments

Major Discipline Incidents

2020: No Incidents

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Firearms Permits

NJ Firearms Permit Application

Bias Incidents/Crimes

This link provides citizens with procedures for reporting alleged bias incidents/crimes.

Blue Cares

Blue Cares is an organization geared toward helping those in need, battle addiction.

Accreditation Explanation

Spotswood Police Department is now an accredited Agency. This is a brief overview of what it means to be accredited as a Department.

U & T Visa Information

Information on U & T Visa immigration relief

Internal Affairs

Internal Affairs Professional Standards Summary Report Form

Safety Tips

Helpful tips to keep you and your family safe.


Law Enforcement Against Drugs

Home Security Checks

The Spotswood Police Department will provide a FREE home security survey.

Neighborhood Watch

The Spotswood Police Department is proud to introduce our latest Community Policing Program designed to include community participation: the Spotswood Police Neighborhood Watch Program!

Community Policing

Effective community policing has a positive impact on reducing neighborhood crime, helping to reduce fear of crime, and enhancing the quality of life for the community.