About the Newark Police Department
The Newark Police Department has two primary divisions and several important bureaus. The Patrol Division and the Detective Division are the largest organizational entities within the Newark
Police Department. The Patrol Division, the largest, is organized into four police
district commands and a Tactical Patrol Bureau.
Division of the Newark Police Department is organized into four components: Major Crimes Bureau; General Investigations; Narcotics;
and the Property and Evidence Bureau. The Bureaus of the Newark Police Department
include: Records and Communications Bureau; Special Operations Bureau, Youth and Community Services Bureau; and, the Internal