The mission of the Blairstown Police Department is to maintain and improve community quality of life by working with all citizens to preserve life, maintain human rights, protect property, and promote individual responsibility and community commitment through police/community partnership, ethical behavior, professional conduct, and implement pro-active approaches to community concerns.
Captain Scott Johnsen
(908) 362-8266 Dispatch
(908) 362-7499 Extension 22 Headquarters
(908) 362-6767 Fax
215 W. Stiger St. Hackettstown, NJ 07840
Non-Emergency: (908) 852-3300 | Fax: (908) 852-8357
Administrative Officers - Responsible for the day-to-day operations of the police department, as well as overseeing all sworn and office personnel. These officers are also responsible for the administration of all internal affairs investigations.
Public Information Officer - Responsible for the release of information to the public and media.
Traffic Supervisor - Responsible for addressing all traffic-related issues such as:
Road Construction Safety.
Radar and Traffic Enforcement.
Supervision of Crossing Guards.Logging all Traffic-related Statistics.
Addressing Traffic Complaints occurring in Hackettstown.
39 Trinity Street
Newton, New Jersey 07860
Our Mission Statement
This law enforcement agency is dedicated to effectively delivering equitable and impartial enforcement of laws and ordinances to protect human life, property and to preserve the public peace. We will do so lawfully, ethically, within resources and without unnecessary risk. In accomplishing our responsibility of protection and enforcement, the members of this agency will protect Constitutional guarantees, promote crime victims’ rights and respect human dignity.
We are committed to the enhancement of a police-community partnership, and will assist the members of our community with the identification and resolution of problems, in an effort to improve quality of life. Integrity, intelligence and initiative shall form the basis for our actions. With credibility, competence and a sense of community, we will give the highest quality performance of law enforcement services possible, while continuously striving for the highest professional standards.