Kearny Police Department

Join us in our mission to build a safer and stronger Kearny, NJ together as we protect our community with professionalism and integrity.

Message from Chief Macfie

Welcome to the Kearny Police Department’s website. As Chief of Police, I’m honored to welcome you. Our website serves as a gateway to the various programs and services we offer, reflecting the pride and professionalism of our team. We value the relationships we’ve built within our community and believe in keeping you informed about our department’s developments. Your feedback is crucial to us, so please explore our site and connect with us on social media to stay engaged. Thank you for visiting, and we look forward to serving you. 


Available Services

We are dedicated to serving and protecting our community through vigilant policing and public safety services. We are committed to upholding the law, protecting citizens, and building a safer Kearny.

Submit A Tip

Have a tip to share with Kearny PD? Use our form to let us know what you’ve seen. The more information shared, the better!

Alert Sign Up

The Reverse 911 Emergency Alert System is an important tool we suggest all residents sign up for, as it is updated in real-time.

Pay A Traffic Summons

Traffic tickets can be paid in-person at the Violations Bureau window of the Municipal Court at Town Hall or online.

Department Directory

Speak to any of our officers by easily finding their contact information in our online directory.


Questions regarding towed cars, submitting an OPRA request, applying for gun permits, and more can be found here.

Contact Us

Non-emergency comments, compliments, or concerns can be directed to our contact form.

Committed to Diversity, Dedicated to Service

Diversity in Law Enforcement

It is crucial for law enforcement agencies to mirror the diversity of the communities they serve. The Kearny Police Department is proud to reflect the rich diversity of our community. Our department’s demographics align closely with the latest United States Census data for the Town of Kearny. This alignment is due to our town’s residency requirements for police officer positions and the Kearny Police Department’s comprehensive recruitment efforts.


Become A Kearny Police Officer

Take the first step towards a meaningful career in law enforcement.

Explore our recruitment process, learn about eligibility requirements, and discover how you can become part of our team dedicated to keeping Kearny safe and secure.

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