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Motorcycle Crash

Motorcycle Crash

On Sunday, May 19, 2019 at about 0621 Hrs. Palisades Interstate Parkway Police Officers were dispatched to a report of a motorcycle crash on the southbound Palisades Interstate Parkway in the Alpine Section. Upon arrival, Officers located an overturned motorcycle on the center median, the operator had been ejected. The operator was identified as Mark S. Acker, 59, of Rockland County, NY. Mr. Acker is a Motor Officer from Rockland County and was assigned to assist with the Gran Fondo Bicycle Race.

Parkway Police Officers and Closter Rescue administered aid to Mr. Acker who had sustained injuries. Closter EMS transported Mr. Acker to Hackensack University Medical Center. This crash is still under investigation.

2-24-19 MVA with 11 Injured

2-24-19 MVA with 11 Injured

On Sunday February 24, 2019 at about 0244 AM, Palisades Interstate Parkway Police Officers responded to reports of a crash on the southbound Palisades Interstate Parkway in the Alpine Section. Upon arrival, Officers located a Ford E350 passenger van that had run off the road and

2-22-19 Uber Driver Assaulted

2-22-19 Uber Driver Assaulted

On February 22, 2019 at about 930 PM, an Uber driver, Mr. Anthony Delacruz Taveras, 21, of Haverstraw, NY, stopped his vehicle on the Palisades Interstate Parkway in the Englewood Cliffs Section. There he alerted a Palisades Interstate Parkway Police Officer that he had been assaulted

12-4-18 Overturned Vehicle and DWI

12-4-18 Overturned Vehicle and DWI

At about 01:13 this morning the Palisades Interstate Parkway Police received a 911 call reporting an overturned vehicle on the southbound Palisades Interstate Parkway in the Alpine section. Upon arrival, officers located a single overturned car in the roadway. A brief highway closure was necessary to remove the vehicle.

11-20-18 Officer Struck by Vehicle

11-20-18 Officer Struck by Vehicle

On Tuesday, November 20th, 2018 at about 6:24PM a Palisades Interstate Parkway Police Officer was investigating a motor vehicle crash on the northbound Palisades Interstate Parkway in the Englewood Cliffs Section.

Road Rage with a Weapon

Road Rage with a Weapon

On Friday, November 2nd, 2018 at about 12:37 PM the Palisades Interstate Parkway Police Department received a 911 call reporting a road rage incident during which a handgun was brandished by a man wearing a mask.

Twitter Updates

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Parkway Police Bike Patrol working along the Gran Fondo race route today. Some Park areas and roads are closed for the event.

Gran Fondo bicycle race tomorrow. Expect detours and delays in the area. Park areas will have periodic closings. The Park entrance at Palisade Ave off Exit 1 will be closed all day.

We are hiring! The PIPPD is currently accepting applications for full & part-time Security Officers. Visit our job posting on PoliceApp for details. tinyurl.com/y2cljet8

RT @njpalisades: APR. 22 – 26: ROSS DOCK PLAYGROUND CLOSED FOR RENOVATION. Portions of north parking area also closed during this time. htt…

RT @njpalisades: Sat, Apr. 13: Edgwater park entrance to Ross Dock circle CLOSED TO ALL USE for maintenance work. (Access to Ross Dock rema…

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Parkway Officers were dispatched to a single car crash northbound off the George Washington Bridge. Expect Delays.

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PIPPD Officers responded to a single car crash southbound in the Englewood Cliffs Section. Expect temporary delays.

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Rules & Regulations

Rules & Regulations

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Records & Reports

Records & Reports

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