Community Policing / LEAD

Quality of Life

The Community Policing / Law Enforcement Against Drugs (LEAD) Unit was created to enable the police department to address quality of life issues that are important to all residents of Livingston. 

The unit works cooperatively with varied members of the community to solve a multitude of problems and has programs designed to involve residents of all ages.

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Some of the programs the Community Policing Unit are involved in are:

  • 9-1-1 Education
  • Bicycle Patrol
  • Bicycle Safety
  • Boy and Girl Scout presentations
  • Bullying Education
  • Child and Senior IDs
  • Citizens Police Academy Program
  • Crime Prevention
  • DWI Education
  • Essex County Police and Public Safety Expo
  • Halloween Safety
  • Home and Business Security Surveys
  • Internet Safety / Cyberbullying Education
  • Law Enforcement Against Drugs (LEAD)
  • Malls Against Crime Summit
  • National Night Out
  • Over-the-Counter and Prescription Drug Abuse Education
  • Police Headquarters Tours
  • Project Lifesaver
  • Retail Awareness Committee
  • Senior Car Fit Program
  • Senior Summits
  • Stranger Danger
  • Teen Driver Education