To contact the police department, call Central Dispatch at (201) 391-4600 to ask for Police assistance. As always, dial 9-1-1 in an emergency. 

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Mission Statement & Core Values

Core Values:

  • The mission of the Montvale Police Department is to prevent crime, enforce the law, and support quality public safety by delivering respectful, professional and dependable police services.

Core Values:

  • The employees of the Montvale Police Department are committed to its mission. We are accountable for our actions and we conduct ourselves accordingly in pursuit of our core values of respect, professionalism and dependability.


Police News

Emergency Contact Service Information

The County has changed vendors for our emergency contact service.  C3 and Nixle are no longer used.  Read more ...

Beware of Brand Spoofing and Phishing

Brand Spoofing is a scam in which perpetrators disguise themselves as well-known companies and "phish" for personal information. Read more ...

Social Hosting Liability

As summer kicks into high gear, celebrations of all kinds abound, from graduation shindigs to family parties. And with these gatherings often comes the presence of alcohol. Be warned, however, that Social Host Liability Laws are being passed throughout the country. These laws hold parents - and, often, older siblings or other legal-aged adults - accountable for hosting underage drinking events.

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