Animal Cruelty


Our investigators respond to complaints of animal cruelty and neglect in the Borough of Fort Lee. If the location of your complaint is outside of our service area, please contact your local law enforcement agency.  In New Jersey, the law protects animals from cruelty and abuse, and the Fort Lee Police Department will be able to assist any animals(s) found to be in distress.

If you prefer to call in your complaint, the Fort Lee Police Dept Animal Cruelty Hotline is available 24/7 at 201-592-3700. If you believe the situation you’re contacting us about is an immediate emergency, please call right away. In addition to contacting the FLPD, please call 911 so that the complaint can be handled immediately.

Click here to report an incident.