Public Safety Department

Berkeley College Emergency Management Plan

Paramus Emergency Contact Information

Address:   64 E. Midland Ave, Paramus, NJ
Main Telephone Number:   201-967-9667
Fax Number:   201-265-6446

In the event of a serious emergency, all personnel are instructed to dial 911.

The following list provides the names/agencies of other people who may also be contacted in an emergency.

For policies and procedures to be followed in an emergency situation, please refer to the Berkeley College Emergency Management Master Plan, the Crisis Media Policy, and the Disaster Information Policy.


 Police and Fire Emergency  911
 Police non-emergency  201-262-3400
 Board of Health                  201-265-2100
 Fire Chief    201-265-2100 
 Police Chief    201-262-3400 
 OEM Coordinator    201-262-3400 
 Mayor    201-265-2100 
 DPW                                    201-265-2100 

Bergen County:

 Emergency Management 201-785-5757
 Prosecutor 201-646-2300
 Sheriff 201-646-2200
 Health Department 201-634-2600
 County Executive  
 Mental Health Crisis Hotline 201-262-HELP
 Director of Public Safety 201-785-6000

 NJ Government:

State Police Troop B - Totowa

 Department of Environmental Protection 877-927-6337
 Poison Control Center 800-764-7661

Federal Government:

 ATF 973-357-4065
 FBI 973-792-3000
 Federal Emergency Management Administration (FEMA) 609-538-6050
 US Marshal 973-645-2404
 National Response Center for Chemical, Oil
and Chemical/Biological Terrorism
 American Red Cross (Local) 201-652-2939

Hospitals/Medical Services:

 Bergen Regional Medical Center  201-967-4000
 Hackensack University Medical Center  201-996-2000
 Valley Hospital  201-447-8000
 Holy Name Hospital  201-833-3000
 Pascack Valley  201-358-6000

Non-Emergency Ambulance Service:

 Paramus Volunteer Ambulance Corps  201-262-1109
 Hackensack University Medical Center  201-996-2000
 Access Ambulance  201-871-1978
 Aero Ambulance  201-343-0144
 County Ambulance Service  201-342-5226


 NJ Transit  973-275-5555
 Coach USA / ShortLine  800-631-8405

Taxis / Car Services:

 Action Taxi  973-772-9271
 Bergen Transportation Services  201-487-2000
 Chariot Limousine  201-265-6479
 NBC Limo  201-594-1600
 Paramus Taxi & Car Service  201-587-8005
 Ridgewood Taxi  201-444-1800

Emergency Housing Locations:

Crowne Plaza  
601 From Rd, Paramus, NJ 07652 877-270-1412
Holiday Inn  
50 State Hwy 17, Paramus, NJ 07652 800-345-8082
Comfort Inn  
211 Route 17 South, Paramus, NJ 201-261-8686
La Quinta Inn  
393 Route 17 South, Paramus, NJ, 07652 201-265-4200
 Courtyard by Mariott  
 320 Route 17 North, Paramus, NJ 07652  201-599-1414


PSE&G 201-342-7000
United Water 800-422-5987


AT&T  800-225-5288
Verizon  800-837-4966
Avaya 800-862-2436

Bergen County Emergency Coordinator  
Bergen County Commissioner of Public Safety  


Primary Command Center Location
o BES Conference Room A, Room 205

Alternate Command Center Location
o Advisement Area

Defibrillator / AED Location
o Admissions Department – wall mount cabinet 

Emergency Kit Locations
o Admissions File Cabinet

First Aid Kit Location
o Admissions Department filing cabinet, top drawer
o Advisement- Under scantron machine

Bottled Water Location
o Buildings & Grounds Office

Food Location
o Buildings & Grounds Office

Emergency Assembly Area Locations
o Outside: Front Main Parking Lot (East Midland Ave Side)
o Inside: Student Center

Main Water Supply Shut-Off Location
o BES Utility Closet

Main Gas Supply Shut-Off Location
o BES Utility Closet

Main Electricity Supply Disconnect Location
o BES Utility Closet



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Berkeley College Public Safety Department
44 Rifle Camp Road
Woodland Park, NJ 07424
973-278-5400 ext. 1194