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Become a School Crossing Guard:
The Bound Brook Police Department is always looking for reliable persons to work as school crossing guards around town. If you are interested, even if only for a part time basis, please contact Capt. Kevin Rivenbark at (732) 356-0800 ext. 672.

 

 

Sign Up for the NIXLE Alert System:
Nixle Alerts are the main way the Boro of Bound Brook and the Bound Brook Police Department will communicate with the town in the event of emergencies, such as road closures and snow information. Visit the following website and click “Sign Up Free!”: http://www.nixle.com

 

File a Complaint:

The members of the Borough of Bound Brook Police Department are committed to providing law enforcement services that are fair, effective and impartially applied.  It is in the best interest of everyone that your complaint about the performance of an individual officer be resolved fairly and promptly.  The Bound Brook Police Department has formal procedures for investigating your complaint.  These procedures ensure fairness and protect the rights of both citizens and police officers.

If you decide to file a formal complaint, your complaint will be sent to a superior officer, or a specially trained internal affairs officer, who will conduct a thorough and objective investigation.  You may be asked to help in the investigation by giving a detailed statement about what happened or providing other important information.

All complaints against police officers are thoroughly investigated.  You will be advised in writing of the outcome of the investigation.

A person is subject to both criminal and civil prosecution for providing false information or information that he/she does not believe to be true.

If you have any questions, or need any additional information, please call the Internal Affairs Officer Kevin Rivenbark at 732-356-0800 ext. 672. You can find the form here to fill out.

 

How to Obtain a Handicap Placard:  *MUST BE A BOUND BROOK RESIDENT*

In order to obtain a Handicap Placard please print the Handicap Placard Application here. Once it is completed by you and your doctor, turn it in to the Bound Brook Police Department located at 226 Hamilton Street. You may also pick up a copy of the application at police headquarters at any time. To avoid any further delay please submit your payment along with your completed application. Remember to include your phone number at the top of the application so someone can contact you to pick up the placard.

 

Project ChildSafe:

Project ChildSafe is a nationwide program that promotes safe firearms handling and storage practices among all firearm owners through the distribution of safety education messages and free firearm Safety Kits. The kits include a cable-style gun-locking device and brochure that discusses safe handling and storage. Since 2003, the Project has partnered with local law enforcement agencies to distribute more than 36 million safety kits to gun owners in all 50 states and five U.S. territories. Come in to Police Headquarters for more information about this project, or visit http://www.projectchildsafe.org/about for more information.