Jersey City at a glance


Population by race and Hispanic origin


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Full-time law enforcement staff, Jersey City Police Department

  • 1,005 Officers
  • 279 Civilian staff

Full-time law enforcement officers per 1,000 residents

  • 3.82 Jersey City
  • 2.3 National average, cities with 250,000+ population
  • 2.2 National average

These figures reflect the Jersey City Police Department only, and do not include state or other police agencies that may be present in this location.

Federal grant funding for Jersey City

Data was last updated December 18, 2022


We identified over $22.3M in federal grant funding, FY 2013-2023

Grant funding over time

Grant funding by federal department

Recent grants

USA spending grants for: Jersey City
Amount Start and end dates Recipient and description Awarding agency CFDA program Type
$1,875,000.00 10/1/2022
9/30/2027
JERSEY CITY, CITY OF THE PURPOSE OF THE COPS HIRING PROGRAM (CHP) PROGRAM IS TO ADVANCE THE PRACTICE OF COMMUNITY POLICING THROUGH THE HIRE OR REHIRE OF ADDITIONAL CAREER LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS. FUNDING UNDER THIS AWARD PROGRAM WILL BE UTILIZED BY LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES TO HIRE AND REHIRE CAREER LAW ENFORCEM… Department of Justice Offices, Boards and Divisions 16.710 Public Safety Partnership and Community Policing Grants Prime
$1,827,000.00 9/1/2021
8/31/2024
CITY OF JERSEY CITY HOMELAND SECURITY GRANT PURCHASES Department of Homeland Security Federal Emergency Management Agency 97.067 Homeland Security Grant Program Sub
$1,700,500.00 9/1/2020
8/31/2023
CITY OF JERSEY CITY HOMELAND SECURITY RELATED PURCHASES. Department of Homeland Security Federal Emergency Management Agency 97.067 Homeland Security Grant Program Sub
$1,695,000.00 9/1/2019
8/31/2022
CITY OF JERSEY CITY HOMELAND SECURITY RELATED PURCHASED - EQUIPMENT & PROTECTION Department of Homeland Security Federal Emergency Management Agency 97.067 Homeland Security Grant Program Sub

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Military equipment transfers

Data last updated January 10, 2023


$166.4K value of military equipment has been transferred to the Jersey City Police Department

The highest-value stock number reported is CHAIN,WELDED with 1 item valued at $2,764.74 each

Recent equipment transfers

Military equipment transfers
Ship date Item and National Stock Number (NSN) Quantity Acquisition value, each Acquisition value, total DEMIL code DEMIL IC
12/1/2022 BINOCULARS
6650-DS-BIN-OCUL
1 1 @ $579.00 $579.00 A 0
12/1/2022 TABLE,FOLDING,TENT
8340-01-327-7685
3 3 @ $241.17 $723.51 A 1
12/1/2022 LINER,WET WEATHER PONCHO
8405-01-547-2559
15 15 @ $39.48 $592.20 A 1
12/1/2022 OVERALLS,COLD WEATHER
8415-01-472-6917
1 1 @ $43.19 $43.19 A 1

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