Watchung Accident Reports Available Online
Will include those generated on or after Nov. 1.
The Watchung Police Department has become the fourth department in Somerset County and 40th in the state to offer accident reports through a new online program.
The department announced the new service, which is through PoliceReports.US and will allow citizens to download reports. The program is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week according to the department.
Residents will be able to search by entering the accident report number, date of accident, or last name. A credit card will be necessary to pay a convenience fee, and the report will be immediately available for download.
The department says reports are still available for purchase at the department Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.