UCPD Seeks to Secure Honorable Accreditation by NJSACP

The Union City Police Department is scheduled for an on-site assessment as part of its program to achieve accreditation by verifying that it meets recognized professional best practices. Administered by the New Jersey State Association of Chiefs of Police, the accreditation program requires agencies to comply with best practice standards in five basic areas: the [...]

By | January 23rd, 2017|Tags: , , , |

On behalf of the City of Union City and the Union City Police Department, THANK YOU

On behalf of the City of Union City and the Union City Police Department we would like to take the time to thank all the agencies that participated and helped to give Police Officer Ricardo Fernandez his final farewell.  Numerous Honor Guards, Motorcycle Units, and the New Jersey State Police Aviation Unit contributed their time [...]

Union City Parking Authority Holiday Hours

Union City Parking Authority will be closed at 12pm on December 24th, and the 31st due to the holidays. The Union City Parking Authority would also like to announce that all metered parking throughout the city including the metered parking lots will be suspended for the holiday season from December 15, 2016 to January 2, [...]

By | December 23rd, 2016|Tags: , , |

Facebook Update

We are happy to announce that we have updated our department Facebook page.  We invite everyone to like our page.

By | November 30th, 2016|Tags: , , , , |

Due to a High Number of Pedestrian Accidents, Mayor Stack and UCPD Unveil New Pedestrian Safety Efforts

(UNION CITY, NJ) — Mayor Brian P. Stack and Chief Richard Molinari in conjunction with the North Jersey Transportation and Planning Authority and the Hudson County Prosecutors Office rollout a pedestrian safety education program in hopes of preventing accidents. “Pedestrian safety is of the utmost importance in our community,” said Mayor Brian P. Stack. “The [...]

New Website – Follow us

We are happy to announce the redesign of our website with new features.  In addition, we are now on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

By | September 2nd, 2016|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Union City Emergency Blood Drive

Tuesday, July 19th 3:30pm - 8pm Walgreens (Bloodmobile) 3333 Park Ave, Union City To make an appointment, please call 1-800-933-BLOOD Walk-ins Welcome!

By | July 28th, 2016|

New Jersey Law Enforcement Examination (LEE)

Municipal Police Officer County Police Officer Park Police Officer Campus Police Officer Recruit Police Officer Recruit Human Services Police Officer Palisades Interstate Park Sheriff’s Officer County Correction Officer Correction Officer Recruit Juvenile Justice Commission APPLICATIONS AVAILABLE ONLINE JULY 1, 2016 – AUGUST 31, 2016 Submit your application and payment online. Receive an immediate confirmation that [...]

By | July 28th, 2016|

PSE&G Warns Customers About Increase in Scams

(Newark, N.J. – Dec. 14, 2015) Public Service Electric and Gas Company (PSE&G), New Jersey’s largest utility, is urging its customers to be alert to scams this season. Customers should be cautious of callers who demand immediate payment via a pre-paid card, and wary of phony utility workers showing up at their door to “check [...]

By | July 28th, 2016|

Union City Police Department to Secure Accreditation Status

In January 2017, the Union City Police Department will begin working towards securing Accreditation through the New Jersey State Association of Chiefs of Police. Accreditation is a time-proven method of assisting law enforcement agencies in gauging, and improving, their overall performance. The foundation of Accreditation lies in the adoption of standards containing a clear statement [...]

By | July 28th, 2016|