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

Officers per 1000 residents

  • 4.88 Jersey City
  • 2.5 National average, cities with 250,000+ population
  • 2.3 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

Data was last updated November 4, 2021


We identified over $15.3M in federal grant funding, FY 2012-2022

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
$1,695,000.00 09/01/2019
08/31/2022
HOMELAND SECURITY & PREPAREDNESS, NEW JERSEY DEPARTMENT OF CITY OF JERSEY CITY Department of Homeland Security Federal Emergency Management Agency 97.067 Homeland Security Grant Program Sub
$1,735,000.00 09/01/2018
08/31/2021
HOMELAND SECURITY & PREPAREDNESS, NEW JERSEY DEPARTMENT OF CITY OF JERSEY CITY Department of Homeland Security Federal Emergency Management Agency 97.067 Homeland Security Grant Program Sub
$0.00 10/01/2016
09/30/2019
JERSEY CITY, CITY OF JERSEY CITY POLICE DEPARTMENT FY 2016 COPS HIRING Department of Justice Offices, Boards and Divisions 16.710 Public Safety Partnership and Community Policing Grants Prime
$1,875,000.00 09/01/2016
08/31/2019
JERSEY CITY, CITY OF CHP Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.710 Public Safety Partnership and Community Policing Grants Prime

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Military Equipment Transfers

Data last updated April 4, 2022


$119.3K value of military equipment has been transferred to the Jersey City Police Department

The highest-value stock number reported is COMPUTER SYSTEMS LAPTOP with 4 items valued at $2,700.00 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
8/20/2021 COMPUTER SYSTEMS LAPTOP
7010-DS-LAP-TOPS
4 4 @ $2,700.00 $10,800.00 A 0
8/20/2021 LIFE RAFT,INFLATABLE
4220-01-272-8004
4 4 @ $1,008.32 $4,033.28 A 1
7/9/2021 ROPE,FIBROUS
4020-00-231-2572
2 2 @ $516.67 $1,033.34 A 1
7/9/2021 RECREATIONAL AND GYMNASTIC EQUIPMENT
7830-DS-REC-GYME
1 1 @ $473.43 $473.43 A 0

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