The members of the South Bound Brook Police Department are committed to providing the best possible law enforcement services that are fair, effective, and impartial. It is important that if any citizen has a complaint or concern regarding anyone in law enforcement that it be promptly reported. It is in the best interests of everyone that any complaint about an individual officer be resolved fairly and expeditiously. The South Bound Brook Police Department has formal procedures for investigating citizen complaints. These procedures ensure fairness and protect the rights of both citizens and law enforcement officers. Our goal is to insure that the integrity of law enforcement in South Bound Brook is maintained through a system of internal discipline where fairness and justice are assured by objective and impartial investigations.
Complaints may be filed 24 hours a day, seven days a week. You may either visit or call the South Bound Brook Police Department, at 12 Main Street, South Bound Brook, NJ 08880 or call 732-356-0087.
It is unlawful to provide a false statement under oath (N.J.S.A. 2C: 28-2a)
False swearing. A person who makes a false statement under oath or equivalent affirmation, or swears or affirms the truth of such a statement previously made, when he does not believe the statement to be true, is guilty of a crime of the fourth degree.
It is unlawful to provide a false report to law enforcement authorities (N.J.S.A. 2C: 28-4)
Falsely incriminating another. A person who knowingly gives or causes to be given false information to any law enforcement officer with purposes to implicate another commits a crime of the fourth degree.
Fictitious reports. A person commits a disorderly persons offense if he:
Reports or causes to be reported to law enforcement authorities an offense or other incident within their concern knowing that it did not occur; or
Pretends to furnish or causes to be furnished such authorities with information relating to an offense or incident when he knows he has no information relating to such offense or incident.
If you have any questions, or need any additional information, please call the South Bound Brook Police Department Internal Affairs Unit at (732) 356-0285 ext.115.