The Fair Lawn Police Department utilizes Class I Special Police Officers to assist their department. Established in 2017 to replace the Auxiliary Police Division; Special Officers assist with courtroom security, traffic direction, crowd control, special event security and during a State of Emergency.
How to Apply
In order to be eligible for appointment to the position of a Special Law Enforcement Officer Class One, each applicant must:
A. Be a citizen of the United States;
B. Be not less than 18 at the time of appointment;
C. Be a high school graduate or possess a high school equivalency certificate recognized by the Department of Education of the State of New Jersey;
D. Be in good general health and physical condition as set up for examination of candidates for Special Law Enforcement Officers by the Borough’s contracted physician, and be psychologically fit;
E. Possess a valid New Jersey driver's license; and
F. Applicants must reside within the Borough of Fair Lawn or a bordering municipality within the County of Bergen.
If you meet all of the above requirements, please click here and forward completed applications to: Fair Lawn Police Department, Attention: Special Police Division, 8-01 Fair Lawn Avenue, Fair Lawn, NJ 07410.