Category: News

Hiker Rescue

On Saturday, April 14th, 2018 at approximately 2024hrs the Palisades Interstate Parkway Police Department received a 9-1-1 call from two (2) hikers stating that they were tired and could no longer walk.

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Religious Recognition

On Thursday, April 12th, 2018 the Palisades Interstate Parkway Police Department was recognized by area religious leaders in response to the department’s assistance during the funeral of Rabbi Mordechai Hager who died in March.

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Fall Victim Fatality

On Thursday, February 8th at approximately 1446hrs the Palisades Interstate Parkway Police Department responded to Allison Park (located off Hudson Terrace in the Englewood Cliffs NJ Section) for a reported assault victim. 

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Fatal Accident Investigation

On Wednesday, December 6th, 2017 at approximately 0700hrs P.O. Travis Philhower #397 and Chf. Michael Coppola #348 both contacted police headquarters during their travel to and from work reporting a car off the road in the woods.

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2017 AAA Traffic Safety Awards

On Wednesday, October 25th, 2017 members of the Palisades Interstate Parkway Police Department were presented with the AAA Award of Merit for its proactive efforts in traffic safety. Officers Michael Focarino #399 and Rocco Gurerriero #400 attended the ceremony and received the award on behalf of the department. These officers issued the most summonses in the preceding year for traffic safety violations.

Cooperative Monitoring Agreement

The Palisades Interstate Parkway Police Department does confirm that the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office and this agency have a cooperative monitoring agreement in place. Therefore, public/media correspondences related to this agreement are directed to the Prosecutor’s Office.