The Cresskill Police Department is staffed by 4 full time dispatchers and numerous per diem dispatchers who answer your call for help 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.
When you call the Police Department, one of our dispachers will most likely answer the phone. Depending on the emergency you are reporting, they will dispatch the police, fire, and/or ambulance.
In addition to taking calls from the public, our dispatchers are responsible for assisting the police officers in D.M.V. look ups and communicating to other agencies during large scale incidents.