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PBA LOCAL NUMBER 245

P.B.A. Local Number 245 is the only association that represents the members of the Fort Lee Police Department. Fort Lee PBA Local 245 Supporting Our Community.

Fort Lee PBA Local 245 Supporting Our CommunitiyCOMMUNITY EVENTS

As a benevolent association, we also sponsor a number of community events. We are actively involved in sponsorship of athletic teams, blood drives, support for families in need, and many other charitable organizations. Our members donate countless hours of their time each year to community events and fundraisers.

CHILDREN EVENT SPONSORSHIP

We are also active sponsors in Autism Speaks, The Judy Center for Downs Syndrome at Hackensack University Medical Center, and New Jersey Special Olympics and Tomorrow's Children. Every Christmas, members of the local travel to area hospitals and give out toys to the children. Food and toys are also collected and given to families in need throughout the holiday season.

SUPPORTING THE COMMUNITY

Our local is one of the strongest in the state. We help support the families of officers killed in the line of duty, as well as participate in the Police Unity Tour which benefits the Police Officer's Memorial in Washington D.C. We are always available when it comes to supporting our community.PBA 5k 2019

HONOR GUARD

The department maintains an Honor Guard which is comprised of 18 Police Officers from various ranks and divisions who respond to special events.Line of Police Officers Standing in Dress Uniform 

SPORTS TEAM

The police department has also assembled a Sports Team which consists of officers from all ranks whoPolice Officer Runners participate in various charity tournaments, such as basketball games, bicycle tours, and running challenges.

CHIEF FOR A DAY

"Chief for A Day" is an inspirational program that offers local children with chronic health conditions and special needs a behind-the-scenes look at law enforcement.  Javion McCoy was Fort Lee's "Chief for a Day" in 2019.