Traffic Safety

Traffic Safety

The Traffic Safety Unit is a unit within the Patrol Division.  There are currently four Patrolmen (one from each Patrol Squad) designated as Traffic Safety Officers in addition to a Detective who assists with all serious or fatal motor vehicle crashes and is currently a member of the Monmouth County Serious Collision Analysis Response Team (SCART). 
The Traffic Safety Unit is supervised by a Sergeant who reports to the Field Services Commander.  The Unit is responsible for the following functions within the department:

1. Motor Vehicle Crash investigation and review of reports
2. Traffic enforcement assignments
3. Maintenance of traffic safety equipment
4. Radar and Alcotest maintenance / certifications
5. Child safety seat inspections
6. Engineering surveys
7. Other traffic-related matters as assigned

Unit Supervisor: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Traffic Safety Officers:   Ptl. Jennifer Paglia   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.   Ptl. Brian Murphy
    Ptl. Sean McCabe   Det. Joseph Lovallo    


If you are a Matawan resident and would like to schedule an appointment for a child safety seat inspection, please email Ptl. Eric Budelmann by clicking his name above or by calling (732) 290-2026.