Department of Public Safety

Bergen County Seal

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