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Department of Public Safety

ATTENTION FIRE CHIEFS AND TRAINING OFFICERS

MONDAY MAY 18, 2020 THE FIRE ACADEMY WILL BEGIN VIRTUAL TRAINING FOR ALL FIRE ONE STUDENTS.

YOU SHOULD HAVE RECEIVED AN EMAIL EXPLAINING THIS INITIAITIVE.

FOR MORE INFORMATION CALL DIRECTOR BLOHM 201-785-5702.

HAVE THE MEMBERS OF YOUR DEPARTMENT THAT ARE REGISTERED IN FIRE ONE CONTACT THEIR LEAD FIRE INSTRUCTOR FOR MORE INFORMATION.


The Department of Public Safety encompasses the following Divisions: 

  • Bergen County Law and Public Safety Institute
  • Communications
  • Consumer Protection
  • Emergency Management
  • Medical Examiner
  • Weights and Measures
  • Safety & Security
  • Bergen County Fire Marshal

Helpful Phone Numbers

  • Consumer Protection:201-336-6400
  • Communications Center 9-1-1 - Emergency / Office: 201-785-8500
  • Weights and Measures: 201-336-7920
  • Medical Examiner: 201-634-2940
  • Emergency Management: 201-785-5757
  • Bergen County Law and Public Safety Institute: 201-785-5700
  • Bergen County Fire Marshal: 201-785-5718
  • Safety & Security: 201-336-6099

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Contact Us

Ralph Rivera, Jr., CPM

Director of Public Safety

201-336-7323

rrivera@co.bergen.nj.us

Tamara Strauss, CPM

Executive Administrative Assistant

201-336-6411

tstrauss@co.bergen.nj.us


 Bergen County Department of Public Safety

One Bergen County Plaza, Hackensack, NJ 07601

Hours: Mon - Fri 8am - 5pm