Communications & Dispatch

The Communication and Dispatching branch of the Fanwood Police Department is responsible for taking all emergency and non-emergency calls from the public and other agencies, and disseminating the information to the correct emergency personnel. All Police Dept, Fire Dept, and Rescue Squad communications are handled by the Dispatchers.


Dispatchers also handle all call-outs of Public Works personnel, as well as call-outs of advanced medical and emergency services such as Paramedics, K-9 Officers, SWAT, and the Medical Examiner.


The Police Dispatcher can be reached at 908-322-5000 ext )