Buena Borough, A small town with a big heart.Buena Borough
Atlantic County, New Jersey

Departments and Services

Police BadgePolice Department

Councilman Robert James, Director of Public Safety

Lieutenant John C. Capehart Officer-in-Charge

"To Protect and Serve"

History of Buena Borough Police Department


The Buena Boro Police Department consists of ten full time Officers, five Dispatchers, two Crossing Guards, and one Records Clerk. The Police Department provides emergency response, traffic enforcement, finger printing, accident reports, gun permits, routine patrols, community policing, and criminal investigations and a 24 hour 911 Dispatching Center. The Police Department answers approximately 12,000 calls for service per year. The Police Department also works with Buena Regional School District providing security at athletic and special events and special programs supporting drug awareness.

If you're having an emergency DIAL 911.

To reach the Buena Borough Police Department, please call 856-697-2811.