NJGUNStat

NJGUNStat reports provide access to monthly and quarterly gun crime statistics

10.1.2021

N.J. is seeking State Police recruits, but applications are ‘historically low,’ officials say

New Jersey is getting fewer applicants to apply to become police officers in the wake of nationwide protests and a global pandemic, officials said, even as leaders and activists agree departments need to diversify.

The problem is especially acute for the state’s largest agency.

4.17.2021