General Info/Tips

PHA “One Strike” Policy Evictions

Federal law allows PHAs (Public Housing Authorities) to evict tenants for criminal activity by a tenant or member of the household. Our investigators receive and investigate every tip. Thorough investigation is implemented and should this lead to an arrest and conviction all investigative files will then be forwarded to our

Anonymous Hotline

A 24-hour information tip line is implemented to accommodate receipt of telephone calls from residents seeking to provide information about crime related activities at their site such as section 8 or public housing fraud, bribery, drugs or any other criminal acts.

To report an anonymous tip call:
(973) 273-6070 / (973) 273-6077

To report an anonymous tip via email:

Other Important Numbers:

NHA Investigative Unit (973) 273-6681

Office of the Director of Public Safety (973) 273-6510

Office of the Assistant Director of Public Safety /Police Liaison (973) 273-6456

Administrative Assistant to the Director of Public Safety (973-273-6510

NHA Security Operations Center (SOC) for routine calls, including towing information, available 24/7: (973) 273-6070

For more immediate emergencies, call 911