Public Safety Department

Berkeley College Emergency Management Plan

Newark Emergency Contact Information

Address: 536 Broad Street
Main Telephone Number: 973-642-3888
Fax Number: 973-642-3889

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 Director Venable   973-733-6000
 Fire non-emergency Director Stewart   973-733-7400
 Board of Health                     Dr. Hanah Hamdi   973-733-7592

Essex County:

 Emergency Management  973-733-3660
 Prosecutor  973-733-4866
 Sheriff  973-621-4111
 Homeland Security/Civil Defense  973-733-3600



State Police (Newark, NJ)  973-344-1704



NJ Department of Environmental Protection  609-777-3373



NJ Poison Control Center 973-972-9280

Federal Government:

 FBI  973-792-3000
 ATF  973-413-1179
 US Marshals  973-645-2404
 Federal Emergency Management Administration (FEMA)          800-621-3362
 National Response Center for Chemical, Oil
and Chemical/Biological Terrorism
 American Red Cross  973-797-3300


Area Hospitals:

 UMDNJ - University Hospital  973-972-4300
 Beth Israel Medical Center  973-926-7000
 Clara Maass Hospital  973-450-2000
 St. Michael's Hospital  973-877-5000
Ambulance Service
 Inner City Transit Corp. 
371 Central Avenue, Newark, NJ 07103<
 The EMS
65 Bergen Street, Newark, NJ 07107
 All American Medical Transportation 
156 Elizabeth Avenue, Newark, NJ 07108
 Ironbound Ambulance Squad
76 Gotthardt Street, Newark, NJ 07105
 J&R Medical Transportation
811 S. 11th Street, Newark, NJ 07108
 Essex Valley Medical Transportation Emergency 
300 Central Avenue, East Orange, NJ 07108




 NJ Transit/bus/light rail  973-491-9400



Emergency Housing Location(s):

 Broad Street Hotel
882 Broad Street, Newark, NJ
 Comfort Suites
1348 McCarter Hgwy, Newark, NJ
 Robert Treat Hotel
50 Park Place, Newark, NJ
 Days Hotel
450 US Highway 1&9 South, Newark, NJ




 PSE&G  800-436-7734
 Verizon  800-275-2355
 Water  973-733-6303




 Police Department Director
 Director Venable
 Fire Department Director
 Director Stewart
 Local Emergency Planning
 Robert Swales
 Ras Baraka
 County Executive
 Joseph DiVincenzo
 Federal Emergency Management
Administration (FEMA)
 Hazardous Materials Control (HazMat)  800-424-8802











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