Tuesday, May 19, 2015
Bergenfield Police Auxiliary Unit
The Bergenfield Auxiliary Police Unit is seeking new volunteers to assist the police department and serve the community. If you are interested in joining, contact us and we will explain the training process that will be required. There is no cost to you to take the training and all equipment and uniforms will be provided.
You must complete a background check before an official swear-in as an auxiliary police officer. In addition, the minimum requirements are:
-18 years of age or older
-Possess a valid NJ driver's license
-Have no criminal history
-Reside in Bergenfield or within 5 miles of the border of Bergenfield if the municipality you reside in does not have an Auxiliary Police Program
-Volunteer 8 hours a month - 96 hours per year
-Attend mandatory training on the last Monday of each month at 7 pm
Applications are located at the Police Communication Desk 24 hours a day 7 days a week.
If you have any questions about the unit, contact Lt. Jerry Stapleton at 201-387-4000 x4008.
Auxiliary Police Chief Rich Goddin