Extreme Risk Protection Orders

New Jersey has become the first state to issue a Directive to Enforce New Jersey’s “Extreme Risk” Gun Safety Law.  Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal issued the directive to law enforcement officers implementing an “extreme risk” gun safety law. The directive, which applies to all 36,000 law enforcement officers in New Jersey,...
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Police Assisted Addiction and Recovery Initiative Available

 The Washington Township Police Department has joined together with the Morris County Sheriff's Office in the Morris County  (PAARI). PAARI was launched on April 3, 2019, and is an extension of their Hope One Program. PAARI is designed to assist those battling addiction and is an avenue to offer assistance. Any...
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WTPD Has an Autism Emergency Form

Washington Township Police Department would like to remind residents of a tool to help aid in calls of services with individuals living with Autism.   New Jersey has the highest autism rate ever documented in the U.S. according to the Center for Disease Control.  The average rate is one in every eighty-eight...
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NARCAN Training and Opioid Discussion

  The Washington Township Police are hosting on April 10th at 7 p.m. an opioid discussion in conjunction with a NARCAN presentation and NARCAN Training. Please see the  flyer  for more information.
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No overnight parking

 No overnight parking on Township roadways, Nov 1- April 15.  View the Ordinance by visiting the Washington Township Code Book, Chapter 203) ( https://www.ecode360.com/WA0744#WA0744 )
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