Mission Statement:
To effectively manage Directorate of Emergency Services(DES) operations to ensure the delivery of professional and efficient law enforcement, security, force protection, fire and emergency services, to the Soldiers, civilians, residents, and visitors of Picatinny Arsenal.

DES Vision:
Make substantive and visible improvements to quality of life programs and infrastructure, and to have the Garrison viewed by Team Picatinny as a proactive, responsive and customer-friendly organization working hard in their interest to provide a safe and productive work environment.

Directorate of Emergency Services (DES): Provide quality force protection, law enforcement, physical security, access control, Fire & Emergency services, and Police and Community Liaison Services to the Community.
Provide oversight on installation law enforcement standards and initiatives for personnel, equipment and training. DES provides support in the areas of Law Enforcement, Fire and Emergency Services, Physical Security, Surety, Antiterrorism and Emergency Management to protect property and the workforce. The DES consists of Law Enforcement (LE), Physical Security (PS), Fire and Emergency Services (F&ES) and Protection (P). Fire and Emergency Services (F&ES) Branch covers Incident Command and mitigation of all Installation emergency responses, Emergency Dispatch Centers, All-Hazard response operations, Aircraft Rescue and Firefighting operations, and Fire Prevention/Public Education Programs.


This page offers information on the various services provided by the Departments within the Directorate of Emergency Services (DES). Our goal is to provide the highest level of service to meet the needs of our customers within our capabilities. Point of contact information is provided for all services. If you require further assistance, you may contact the organization and ask to speak with a supervisor.

Picatinny Arsenal Police Department

Picatinny Arsenal, NJ 07806-5000
Telephone 973-724-6666

Picatinny Arsenal Fire Department

Fire and Emergency Services
Picatinny Arsenal, NJ 07806-5000
Telephone 973-724-3097/8045

Protection Division

Protection Division
Picatinny Arsenal, NJ 07806-5000
Telephone 973-724-9575/1148/5405

Criminal Investigations (CIU)

Picatinny Arsenal, NJ 07806-5000
Telephone 973-724-0976

Visitor Center 

1136 Parker Road
Picatinny Arsenal, NJ 07806-5000
Telephone 973-724-4951/4595