Identification Bureau

The Identification Bureau is a part of the Detective Bureau and is tasked with crime scene forensics, evidence collection, Megan’s Law and firearms registration.

TO APPLY FOR AN ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGE CONTROL (ABC) IDENTIFICATION CARD:

TO TRANSFER A LONG GUN (SHOTGUN OR RIFLE) TO ANOTHER PERSON:

  • Complete the “Certificate of Eligibility” form for transfers to a family member only. For all other transfers of long guns, you must contact a Federal Firearms Licensed (FFL) dealer.

TO REGISTER A FIREARM IN NEW JERSEY:

Questions regarding Identification Bureau can be directed to:

(732) 988-8000 ext. 427