While going over the North Bergen Police Department’s annual report at yesterday’s board of commissioners meeting, Police Chief Robert Dowd revealed that police headquarters will undergo a $400,000 renovation using funds obtained from a drug bust in 2009.Â
Also at yesterdayâ€™s North Bergen Board of Commissioners meeting, Police Chief Robert Dowd read the Police Department’s Annual Report.
He began by talking about the statewide Corridor Statistics meetings, better known as â€œCorStat.â€
He also spoke about the technological advances that are currently being utilized by the NBPD. On that note, Dowd expanded on the topic of CCTV virtual patrol.
The townshipâ€™s top cop also went over declining crime trends compared to statewide and countywide statistics.
Towards the end of his remarks, Dowd revealed that police headquarters, which has been the same building since 1908, will undergo a $400,000 renovation – using money that was obtained from a drug bust and returned to the department.
A full copy of the Police Department’s 2014 Annual Report can be read here.