Auxiliary Police

The Township of Union Police Department is now taking applications for Auxiliary Police Officers! The Township of Union Auxiliary Police is a strict volunteer organization. Its members supplement Regular Officers in emergencies and participate in various police and civic-related activities.

Those interested in becoming an auxiliary officer can email  or call 908-851-5020 during normal business hours.

Duties of an Auxiliary Police Officer

Auxiliary police officers are called upon to supplement police work as needed. They take part in police work that preserves peace and order, prevents crime and protects life and property, as instructed by our department. Auxiliary police officers may assist in crowd and traffic control, perform uniformed foot patrols in a neighborhood or provide security at local concerts, festivals, and parades.


  • Must reside in the Township of Union
  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Posses a minimum of a high school diploma or GED
  • Have a clean background
  • Pass a drug test
  • Be either a permanent resident or a U.S. Citizen

Auxiliary Trucks