West District

Captain Michael KellyLieutenant Ilias VoutsasCommunity Relations Officer Doris Johnson
576 Communipaw Avenue
Jersey City, NJ 07304
Phone: (201)547-5450
Fax: (201)547-5077
West District

The West District, commanded by Captain Michael Kelly, is populated by approximately 50,000+ residents.

District Boundaries

  • WEST: Hackensack River
  • NORTH: Sip Ave/Railroad Cut
  • EAST: Summit Ave/Garfield Ave
  • SOUTH: Railroad Cut

Colleges/Universities

  • Campus of St. Peter’s University
  • Campus of Hudson County Community College

High Schools

  • Liberty High School (#57) - 140 Sip Avenue
  • Lincoln High School - 60 Crescent Avenue
  • New Freshman Academy - Lincoln High School

Grammar Schools

  • PS #1 - 128 Duncan Avenue
  • PS #11 - 886 Bergen Avenue
  • PS #12 - 91 Astor Place
  • PS #14 - 153 Union Street
  • PS #17 - 600 Bergen Avenue
  • PS #20 - 160 Danforth Avenue
  • PS #23 - 143 Romaine Avenue
  • PS #24 - 220 Virginia Avenue
  • PS #33 - 362 Union Street
  • PS #39 - 214 Plainfield Avenue

Parochial Schools

  • St. Aedan’s - 46 Tuers Ave
  • St. Aloysius - 721 West Side Ave
  • St. Patrick’s - Bramhall/Ocean Avenues
  • Our Lady of Victories - 228 Ege Ave
  • St. Al’s Academy - Kensington Ave
  • St. Dominick’s Academy - Duncan Ave/Kennedy Blvd
  • Hudson Catholic High - 790 Bergen Avenue

Points of Interest

  • Bergen Hill Historic Preservation District
  • Apple Tree House
  • St. Patrick’s Church
  • Old Reformed Church
  • Oldest Burial Grounds in Jersey City
  • Speer Cemetery
  • Old Bergen Burial Grounds
  • Nine Hole Golf Course and Golf Driving Range
  • Four Major Shopping Zones (UEZ)
  • Monticello Ave/Martin Luther Kind Dr
  • Bergen Ave/McGinley Square
  • West Side Avenue
  • Route 440
  • Three New Jersey Light Rail Stops
  • Lincoln Park Recreation Field and Facilities
  • Jersey City Armory

West District Initiatives

  • South/West Task Force
  • Plainclothes Burglary/Robbery Units
  • Uniform Walking Officer
  • Major crime mapping to prevent crime
  • Monthly community meetings
  • Monthly Captain’s meeting on the 3rd Wednesday of each month