The Teaneck Fire Department provides emergency response to the township, and aids surrounding communities. In…More addition to fire calls, the TDF responds to car accidents and other emergencies.
The department's headquarters on Teaneck Road is home to the main fire dispatch center. Teaneck's volunteer fire service support unit, known as Box 54, is based at headquarters. Box 54 is used to provide meals, shelter and other rehabilitation to first responders at major incidents.
Fire headquarters is also home to the TFD Code Enforcement and Fire Prevention Bureau -- all township fire codes are enforced by fire department inspectors. The Bureau also assists law enforcement agencies with investigations into arson or suspicious fires.
The Teaneck Police Department is a 99-member department that includes a detective bureau, juvenile bureau, community…More policing bureau, services bureau and traffic bureau. In addition to police services, the department also serves as the central 911 dispatch center for the township. Emergency calls for fire, police and ambulances are often routed to the police dispatch center.
The department's detective bureau includes a computer investigations and technology unit that is available to discuss the risks children and teens can face online.
Officers from the community policing unit work to maintain strong partnerships between the community and law enforcement. Community policing bureau officers manage the Junior Police Academy, National Night Out, Neighborhood Watch, D.A.R.E and G.R.E.A.T. programs and are available to meet with residents and community groups.
Specially trained members of the juvenile bureau are also available to meet with families and community groups to discuss drugs, gangs and answer questions about the Juvenile Justice system.
The department's headquarters building, at 909 Teaneck Road, is a relatively new facility built in 1995 to replace the department's aging offices.
The Trophy King has been creating awards for all occasions in Teaneck for more than 50 years. Owner Jim Walsh took…More over the business from the late Morty "Trophy King" Bogad in the mid-1980s. Most of the work is done on the premises and satisfaction is guaranteed.
From sports trophies and plaques to fancy crystal awards and commemerative clocks, the Trophy King can accommodate a wide range of budgets and needs. Customers include sports teams, police/fire/EMT departments, religious groups, businesses, musical and theatrical ensembles, civic organizations and a host of others.