June is National Safety Month

June is National Safety Month! Pledge to obey all of the safety rules of the road, including following road signs, buckling up, slowing down, and NEVER driving distracted!

#NationalSafetyMonth                      #SafeDriversSaveLives

Remember the five tenets of Below 100
Wear your seat belt
Watch your speed
Wear your vest
WIN: What's Important Now
Complacency kills
When in traffic
Wear your high visibility safety vest !!

Stay Safe Out There

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​Slow down and move over – it’s the law!
NJPTOA, NJ DHTS, NJ Dept. of Transportation, NJ State Police, NJ Division of Fire Safety, NJ Turnpike Authority, South Jersey Transportation Authority, and other traffic safety partners have joined forces to make the motoring public aware of the requirement for drivers to

Slow Down and Move Over

when passing a stopped emergency vehicle, highway workers, and tow trucks.
#SlowDown #MoveOver
Bumper stickers for emergency vehicles are available for First Responders, please visit www.NJTIM.org to learn more.​

A chronological listing of the Governor's Executive Orders, NJ OEM Administrative Orders, the NJAG Law Enforcement Directives, and the MVC Administrative Orders all related to the COVID-19 outbreak can be found on the second page of our website.  

Click here to go to the list. 

Est. 1974

​​New Jersey Police Traffic Officers Association

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Welcome to the official site of the New Jersey Police Traffic Officers Association (NJPTOA).

A unique statewide association, established in 1974, made up of Law Enforcement, Public Sector Agencies, and Private Sector Entities, all with the common goal of enhancing traffic safety in the Garden State.

 This site serves as a resource for our members to exchange ideas and build working relationships. 

Our Mission Statement

Established in 1974
This organization shall be known as the New Jersey Police Traffic Officers' Association

which is formed for the following purposes: 

  • To associate Police Officers engaged in the various areas of Traffic Safety into an organized body so they may be kept apprised of the latest technology, training, and legislation in the areas of Traffic Safety. 

  • To establish and advance cooperation in the police profession and provide guidance and educational techniques to accomplish the goals of the association. 

  • To contribute time and effort to the citizens of New Jersey by means of serving on statewide traffic safety committees. 

  • To recommend and support legislation consistent with the goals and purposes of this association and public safety.

Take control of YOUR destiny

Congrats to the graduating Class of 2021!  You did it!  Take control of YOUR destiny by never driving distracted.  

Learn more at  www.NJSafeRoads.com/Destiny