Essex County Sheriff’s Office

FILE - A body camera worn by a police officer. (Photo by George Frey/Getty Images)

Essex County Cops To Wear Body Cameras

The idea is to increase transparency and accountability while de-escalating intense situations between officers and the public they serve.


Sheriff's Officer Robert Andrews

Police: Essex County Sheriff’s Officer Tipped Off Drug Dealers During Investigation

Andrews has been suspended without pay since July 2, according to Essex County Sheriff Armando Fontoura.


Photo Of Crime Scene Tape (John Li/Getty Images)

Sheriff’s Officer Shot, Wounded In Paterson, N.J.

An off-duty Essex County Sheriff’s officer and a second person were wounded early Sunday in a shooting in Paterson, N.J.