News & Announcements

Important information and updates from the Bergenfield Police Department.


On Friday, June 25th, Chief Tristan Ramos took ownership of his new office and was sworn in by Mayor Amatorio and Chief Rabboh.  After a tour of our Municipal Building, we headed to the Bergen County Court House where Chief Tristan Ramos met Bergen County Surrogate Judge Dressler, BCPO Prosecutor Musella, BCSO Chaplain Jackson, BCSO Sheriff Cureton, Detectives of BCPO Major Crimes, and the other Chiefs.  We then ended our day with a luncheon at Van Saun County Park.

We were honored to be apart of this great commUNITY event and enjoyed our time under the direction of Chief Tristan Ramos.


On behalf of the Bergenfield Police Department and the Bergen County Prosecutor's Office Community Engagement Task Force, we'd like to congratulate the following winners of the Youth Writing Contest:


• Bergenfield High School
1st Place: Samaya Vaz


•Roy W. Brown Middle School
1st Place: Italia Rachev
2nd Place: Puhalenthi Ramesh Vidya
3rd Place: Francesca Randazzo & Ashley Budiman


This past January, The Bergenfield Police Department partnered with the Bergen County Prosecutor's Office Community Engagement Task Force to sponsor a Youth Writing Contest for all Bergenfield School District 7th and 8th graders, as well as high school Jr's and Sr's.

We asked our youth, "Why is it important for members of the community to engage with local police departments?"


The first place winners each received a Chromebook, our second place winner received a Fire HD 10 Tablet(64GB), and each of our third place winners received a Fire HD 10 Tablet(32GB).  


On December 1st, 2020 we welcome the newest members of the Bergenfield Police Department.  Pictured with Chief Rabboh, Deputy Chief Massey and Captain Maggi are PO Jenkins and PO Islam.  Their training and experience will greatly benefit our department and commUNITY.  

road closure sign

Beginning on Saturday, 7/25/2020, at 7:00 am, New Bridge Rd. will be closed at the railroad crossing until Tuesday, 7/28/2020 at 7 am. Detours will be set up. Traffic will use Woodbine Street to W. Clinton Avenue to S. Washington Avenue or vice versa. Please plan accordingly. Thank you for your cooperation.