Police Department

The South Orange Police Department is a dynamic, full-service police organization committed to providing the highest level of service and protection to South Orange Village.  Each of our police professionals is dedicated to making a positive difference in our community. At the forefront of our efforts is our philosophy of community policing and citizen safety. We practice community-based policing and value our partnerships with citizens, merchants and community organizations.

Firearms Information        

The South Orange Police Department Firearms Investigation Unit assists residents with the application, processing and registration of firearms. The Firearms Investigation Unit Clerk, Kirk Schwindel, may be reached at (973) 763-3000 ext. 7782 or via email at kschwindel@southorange.org.

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