PBA Local #265 is a branch of the New Jersey State PBA. Our membership at present time is comprised of 78 detectives which is down from 95 detectives three years ago due to budget cuts. The members of PBA Local #265 perform a vital role in furthering effective Passaic County law enforcement. The men and women who serve as detectives for PBA Local #265 are dedicated proffesionals. They investigate and process for prosecution just about every type of criminal activity imaginable: arson, homicide, sex crimes, child abuse crimes, computer crimes, narcotics crimes, govermental corruption, white collar crimes, etc. Our job is to ensure individuals responsible for committing the above crimes are brought to justice and to provide closure to victims and victims' families. PBA # 265 donates to numerous charitable organizations.
PBA Local #265 also represents its members in contract negotiations, grevances and officer safety. Our job is to ensure that our members are treated fairly and provided with the training and equipment neccessarry to serve Passaic County effectively.