The Union City Police Department provides safer neighborhoods through a partnership with the community which it serves. The City of Union City is a one of the most progressive communities in Hudson County and continues to grow by leaps and bounds. While Union City is only about 1.28 square miles in area, it is home to over 67,000 residents, a wide variety of retail establishments, restaurants, commercial chain stores, and various industry. The City of Union City also boasts some of the most beautiful views of the New York City skyline and has some of the lowest crime rates in the county. The Union City Police Department remains diligent to ensure that the City of Union City remains a safe and stable community.