Police Tow Operators


Pompton Plains Service
19 Jackson Avenue
Pompton Plains, NJ 07444
Phone: 973-835-5548

Rudge Towing
1 Irving Street
Pequannock, NJ 07440
Phone: 973-616-5484

Becoming a Police Tow Operator

For those interested in applying to be an official Police Tow Operator with Pequannock Township, please review and complete this application. Please also review Pequannock Town Ordinance Chapter 185 which covers Wreckers and requirements.

Approved Schedule of Fees

The following is the fee schedule for basic automobile towing services pursuant to N.J.S.A. 40:48-2.49:

Monday - Sunday (Includes weekends, nights and holidays)

Accident or non-accident

Passenger vehicle and motorcycle towing

$150 (includes in town mileage)

Trucks 5 tons GVW and over

$280 per hour (includes in town mileage)

Mopeds, ATV's etc.

$80 (flat rate)

Police vehicle tow

$50 (flat rate)

B. The following is the fee schedule for services for all types of vehicles pursuant to N.J.S.A. 40:48-2.49 (twenty-four-hour day)

Outside storage fees in secure facility

Passenger vehicle storage

$45 per day (24-hour)

Storage for all vehicles over 5 tons GVW

$55 (24-hour)

Recovery and cleanup fees

Basic winching

$150 per hour

Overturned; upright or off-road winching

$250 per hour

Axle pull/drive shaft

$50 flat rate

Hook-up air

$25 flat rate

Basic roadside clean up

$50 per hour


$25 per bag

Additional personnel after driver

$75 per hour

Administration fee for vehicles involved in MVA