Chief Jason Cosgriff

It is the mission of the Saddle River Police Department to protect life, liberty and property, to enforce the law in a fair and impartial manner, and to preserve the peace, order and safety of the residents of our community and visitors.

We will partner with the community to promote a proactive approach to all quality of life issues. We are committed to respecting individual rights, human dignity and the value of all members of the police Department and the Community.

We are committed to building public trust by holding ourselves to the highest standard of ethics and professionalism.

We will strive to accomplish our mission in a professional, courteous and compassionate fashion.

Saddle River Police Department Value Statement

To demonstrate our commitment to our profession and to the public, the members of the Saddle River Police Department Subscribe to the following values:


We are committed to delivering the highest quality of police service by recognizing the importance of training, personal effort, teamwork, modern equipment, dedication to duty, and strong professional standards.


Impartial decisions and policies are the foundation of our interactions. We treat all persons and situations in a consistent manner. Our actions are tempered with reason and equity.


We are dedicated to the highest moral standards by embracing the principals of honesty, trust and courage.


We recognize the value of our unique cultural diversity. We treat all people with kindness, tolerance, and dignity. We protect the rights, liberties, and freedoms as guaranteed by the constitution of the United States of America.