The Director's Welcome

As the NHA Director of Public Safety , I am pleased to have the opportunity of introducing you to the NHA Public Safety page. Through the helpful information contained in our website, you will find that our agency is committed to addressing the concerns of our residents and community. You will also discover the various services we provide to the residents of Newark.

NHA Public Safety Initiative is committed to providing public safety services in accordance with the law and guided by a spirit of fairness, compassion and excellence. Always sensitive to the needs of the public, NHA Public Safety Department's success is built upon a community policing philosophy executed by our staff of dynamic and energetic professionals who are focused on providing effective, efficient and professional services to the residents we serve.

I encourage you to navigate through our website, which reaffirms our commitment to proactively and responsively address the needs of our community. On this site, you will find information on our “One Strike Policy”, NHA/Newark Special Police Officers, NHA’s Investigative Unit, and more.

With the many challenges that we face today, I am extremely proud of our ability to adapt and remain dedicated in our commitment to providing the best possible services to our residents.

Director of Public Safety