The New Jersey State Police is a law enforcement agency that provides various policing services to the community. It offers a variety of services, such as patrolling, crime prevention and investigation, weapon registration and emergency services. The department also offers licensing, fingerprinting and safety seat inspection services. The New Jersey State Police is additionally responsible for the maintenance of criminal records and identification systems. The department investigates accidents and incidents on highways and is responsible for the conduct of inspection and enforcement programs essential to the safety of citizens on highways. Operating for more than 70 years, the New Jersey State Police is headquartered in West Trenton, N.J.