The Essex County Sheriff's Department's top priority is to protect residents in the region from criminal offenders.
This is accomplished by:
•Housing inmates in a secure and fair manner.
•Providing rehabilitation and academic training to offenders while they are incarcerated, to minimize recidivism upon release.
•Practicing correctional polices that comply with all local, state and federal laws.
•Using innovative correctional approaches that are in accord with the Essex County Sheriff's Department's top mission
•Informing and educating the public about the department through the media, tours of the facility and public appearances by the sheriff, administrators, K-9 Unit, and uniformed personnel.
Intern with Programs
May 2018 - June 2018
“I enjoyed working within the faculty and getting use to the environment. ”
Criminal Justice Intern
July 2018 - August 2018
“The experience I made within a correctional facility and observing the work of those interacting with inmates on a daily basis”