BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - The Berkeley Heights Police Department was recently honored for its dedication to traffic safety, part of the inaugural Traffic Safety Awards, hosted by AAA Northeast. The award was presented at the Union County Traffic Officer’s Association meeting on December 8.

The department received a 2015 Pedestrian Safety Commendation for zero pedestrian fatalities in 2014, and its continuing efforts to protect and serve the residents of Berkeley Heights.

AAA Northeast in New Jersey provides automotive, travel, insurance, financial and educational services to its nearly 400,000 members in Essex, Morris and Union Counties.