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News Room

Jul 26, 2022

Promotions to Supervising Public Safety Telecommunicators

Sussex County Sheriff Michael F. Strada and Sussex County Communications Director Mark Rozek announce the promotion of Shannon Quinn and Brian Cannon to the position of Supervising Public Safety Telecommunicator

Jul 20, 2022

Sussex County Sheriff’s Crimestoppers

Lake Hopatcong Hit and Run Information Needed

May 2, 2022

Sussex County Sheriff’s Crimestoppers

Sussex County Sheriff’s Crimestoppers and the Sparta Township Police Department are Seeking Information Pertaining to Multiple Biased Criminal Mischief Complaints

Mar 5, 2022

Sussex County Sheriff Mike Strada urges whistleblowers and family members to report senior abuse at nursing homes

Nov 13, 2021

Thank You First Responders

Jun 21, 2021

Sussex County Sheriff’s Office K9 Nutmeg and Detective Young attend the National Police Bloodhound Association Seminar and receive certification

Jun 15, 2021

Sussex County Sheriff Michael F. Strada Commissions the Sussex Technical School’s Graphic Arts Class to Design New Logo for Rescue Vehicle

Jun 2, 2021

Sussex County Sheriff’s Office Hires Five New Officers

May 18, 2021

Upcoming sheriff’s sale of assets

Hudson Black Inc. v. Arley Farms

Nov 18, 2020

Sheriff’s Detective Corporal Promoted

Scott Haggerty, from the Bureau of Law Enforcement, was recently promoted to sergeant.

Apr 23, 2020

Sheriff’s K9 receives donated vest

Sussex County Sheriff’s Office K9 Nutmeg has received a donation of body armor.

Apr 20, 2020

SCSO joins county in mourning the passing of Undersheriff Tomasula

He passed away following a courageous battle with cancer.

Jan 17, 2020

Telephone Scam

Do not fall for this latest scam threatening arrest for unpaid debts.

Jan 8, 2020

Fifth graders graduate from L.E.A.D.

Students from the Marian McKeown Elementary School attended the program.

Jan 2, 2020

Two more towns sign on for dispatching services

Wantage and Sussex Borough enter into an agreement with the Sussex County Sheriff’s 9-1-1 Communications Services.

Nov 6, 2019

Corporal Mark Vogel graduates FEMA Executive Academy

The deputy emergency management coordinator attended FEMA’s National Emergency Management Executive Academy in Emmitsburg, MD.

Sep 14, 2019

Crime Stoppers 5K/12K race results

Join the race against crime on September 14, 2019 at the Sussex County Fairgrounds.

Aug 21, 2019

Crime Stoppers 5K/12K Run to be held September 14

Join the race against crime on September 14, 2019 at the Sussex County Fairgrounds.

Aug 2, 2019

Sheriff’s officer receives the Meritorious Service Award

Sergeant Erich Olsen was honored for his heroic actions.

Jul 11, 2019

Additional award announced by Sheriff Strada for safe return of missing Seeing Eye dog

This brings the total reward to $6,000.

May 24, 2019

Sheriff Strada seeks guidance from attorney general on Gov. Murphy’s sanctuary state scheme

In a letter to U.S. Attorney General William Barr, Sheriff Strada laid out his opposition to Governor Phil Murphy’s sanctuary state scheme.

May 20, 2019

Sheriff presents life saving award to sheriff’s officer and state trooper

Recipients were Sergeant John Gray of the Sussex County Sheriff’s Office and New Jersey State Police Trooper Victor Cabrera-Bonilla.

Apr 1, 2019

New sheriff’s K-9 team graduates training academy

Sheriff Michael F. Strada is pleased to announce the recent graduation of a new sheriff’s K-9 team.

Mar 25, 2019

Recent Happenings

New officers sworn in, celebrating reading, 8th grade jail tour and active shooter civilian response training.

Sep 15, 2018

Crime Stoppers 5K/12K race results

View the race results.

Aug 14, 2018

Crime Stoppers 5K/12K Run to be held September 15

Join the race against crime on September 15, 2018 at the Sussex County Fairgrounds.

Aug 7, 2018

Sergeant named Law Enforcement Officer of the Year

Sergeant Krista Galante was named the 2018 New Jersey JSMART (Judicial Security Management Response Team) Law Enforcement Officer of the Year.

Jul 2, 2018

Bureau of Law Enforcement welcomes three new officers

Three recruits successfully graduated from the Morris County Police Academy.

Apr 10, 2018

Cub Scouts tour 911 Communications Center

Members of Cub Scout, Den 5 of the Hampton Pack 96 Troop recently toured the communications facility.

Jan 22, 2018

Sheriff’s Office warns of jury duty telephone scam

This scam involves a threat of arrest for not appearing for jury duty as summoned.

Jan 18, 2018

Bureau of Law Enforcement promotes two officers

Two staff members from the Bureau of Law Enforcement were recently promoted.

Dec 6, 2017

SCSO raises $5,000 during No-Shave November

$5,000.00 has been raised by the SCSO and will be utilized to support cancer prevention, research and education.

Oct 25, 2017

Bureau of Corrections promotes three officers

Three corrections officers were recently promoted.

Oct 12, 2017

Crime Stoppers offers $6,000 reward

Police seek information about diner vandalism.

Sep 16, 2017

Crime Stoppers 5K/12K race results

View the race results.

Aug 23, 2017

Sergeant Andrew Boden promoted to the rank of lieutenant

Lieutenant Boden serves the Bureau of Corrections.

Jun 30, 2017

Crime Stoppers 5K/12K Run to be held September 16

Join the race against crime on September 16, 2017 at the Sussex County Fairgrounds

May 10, 2017

Bureau of Corrections recent academy graduates

Four recruits successfully graduated from the Morris County Police Academy.

May 1, 2017

Special Operations Group participates in truck pull

The SOG broke the last reported record on the truck pull.

Apr 3, 2017

2017 Bureau of Corrections awards day

The Sussex County Sheriff’s Office, Bureau of Corrections held its first annual awards day on March 30, 2017.

Feb 16, 2017

Public safety telecommunicators exercise the “hot site”

Backup facility provides for completely redundant emergency communications capabilities.

Dec 7, 2016

SCSO raises over $3,000 during No-Shave November

$3,350.00 has been raised by the SCSO and will be utilized to assist cancer patients and fund education about cancer prevention.

Nov 2, 2016

SCSO participates in No-Shave November

Pardon our appearance…

Oct 12, 2016

SCSO mourns the passing of search & rescue K-9

K-9 Blaze had an 8-year career with the sheriff’s office.

Sep 17, 2016

Crime Stoppers 5K/12K race results

View the race results.

Sep 9, 2016

TRIAD law enforcement seminar to be held in October

This seminar has been cancelled due to lower than usual attendance this year.

Sep 7, 2016

Sergeant Paul Reiher retires from Bureau of Corrections

Sheriff Strada announces the retirement of the 23-year veteran.

Sep 7, 2016

New promotions within the Bureau of Law Enforcement

Three staff members from the Bureau of Law Enforcement were recently promoted.

Sep 2, 2016

Crime Stoppers 5K/12K Run to be held September 17

Join the race against crime on September 17, 2016 at the Sussex County Fairgrounds.

Aug 3, 2016

Sussex County TRIAD distributes 1,000th wristband

Sheriff Michael F. Strada announces program milestone.

Jul 1, 2016

Sheriff Strada announces Bureau of Corrections promotions

Seven staff members from the Bureau of Corrections were recently promoted.

May 18, 2016

Two promoted at Sussex County 911 Communication Center

David Korver and Andrea Wehrenberg were recently promoted.

Dec 21, 2015

Sheriff Strada announces promotions

Four staff members from the Bureau of Corrections were recently promoted.

Dec 12, 2015

Corrections personnel honored for saving inmate’s life

Officers and nurses act quickly to help inmate in cardiac distress.

Oct 7, 2015

TRIAD law enforcement seminar to be held in October

Seniors are invited to attend this free event in Branchville on October 30, 2015.

Jul 4, 2015

Sheriff Strada graduates FBI program

He graduated from the FBI National Academy Program’s 260th session held in Quantico, Virginia.

May 1, 2015

Medical co-pay policy implemented for inmates

A ten dollar fee per physician or dentist visit will be required.

Apr 2, 2015

Sheriff’s office participates in World Autism Awareness Day

On April 2, 2015 the sheriff’s Facebook page and website are “going blue” to show support for Light It Up Blue on World Autism Awareness Day.

Feb 13, 2015

Three sheriff’s corrections officers graduate academy with honors

The officers spent 15 weeks at the Passaic County Police Academy.

Jan 23, 2015

Vernon man arrested attempting to defraud drug test

Arrested: Christopher J. Fiorenza, age 25, of Vernon Township, NJ.

Nov 21, 2014

Sheriff Strada hires four new sheriff’s officers

Four new sheriff’s officers have been hired for the Bureau of Law Enforcement.

Oct 20, 2014

Sheriff's officers arrest Andover man for DWI

Arrested: Christopher J. Carey, age 60, of Andover, NJ.

Sep 11, 2014

TRIAD law enforcement seminar to be held in October

Seniors are invited to attend this free event in Branchville on October 3, 2014.

Sep 6, 2014

Crime Stoppers 5K/10K Race Results

View the race results.

Aug 22, 2014

Crime Stoppers 5K/10K Run to be held September 6

Join the race against crime on September 6, 2014 at the Sussex County Fairgrounds.

Jul 24, 2014

Sheriff's detectives, looking for fugitive, find drugs instead

Arrested: Daniel J. Marks, age 26, of Wantage Township, NJ.

Jun 30, 2014

Jail facility gets seal of approval following inspection

The Keogh-Dwyer Correctional Facility was found to be 100% compliant with state requirements.

Jun 13, 2014

New honor guard formed

The unit is made up of corrections officers.

May 1, 2014

Sheriff Strada presents awards to officers

Four members of the sheriff’s office were recently recognized for their service.

May 1, 2014

Drug money used to purchase new sheriff’s K-9

Sheriff Michael F. Strada is pleased to announce the arrival of K-9 Kilo.

Apr 23, 2014

SCSO to participate in Child Support Amnesty Week

Amnesty runs from Monday, April 28 through Saturday, May 3, 2014.

Apr 10, 2014

New TRIAD senior wristband program debuts

Sheriff Michael F. Strada is pleased to announce a new program being offered to senior citizens in our county.

Mar 28, 2014

Sheriff Strada announces promotions

Five staff members from the Bureau of Corrections were recently promoted.

Mar 24, 2014

Sheriff’s detective promoted to sergeant

John Lindquist was promoted on Friday, March 21, 2014.

Mar 12, 2014

Newton man arrested for bringing marijuana with him to court

Arrested: Emmet Emery Norman, Jr., age 49, of Newton, NJ.

Mar 11, 2014

Narcotics distributor arrested in Frankford Township

Arrested: Kenneth Wilkins, age 23, of Branchville, Steven Pierce, age 36, formerly of Stillwater Township and Joseph Selobyt, age 45, of Frankford Township, NJ.

Jan 2, 2014

Motor vehicle stop in Frankford results in passenger’s arrest for drugs

Arrested: Alfred E. Bremel, age 18, of Wantage, NJ.

Jan 2, 2014

Hampton Township man arrested in Fredon for possession of marijuana

Arrested: Cory M. Mendola, age 21, of Hampton Township, NJ.

Jan 2, 2014

About the impending winter storm from OEM

The Office of Emergency Management has put out an advisory regarding the impending winter storm.

Sep 24, 2013

Woman arrested in Newton on Paterson warrants

Arrested: Natasha McCoy, age 31, of Hamburg, NJ.

Sep 24, 2013

TRIAD law enforcement seminar to be held in October

Seniors are invited to attend this free event in Branchville on October 25, 2013.

Sep 23, 2013

Andover Township probationer arrested

Arrested: Courtney Leigh Devito, age 20, of Andover Township, NJ

Sep 22, 2013

USMC deserter arrested at courthouse

Arrested: Steven Moyet, age 27, of Hamburg, NJ.

Sep 13, 2013

DWI arrest in Wantage

Arrested: Kurt A. Takach, age 45, of Montague, NJ.

Sep 10, 2013

Crime Stoppers 5K/10K Race Results

View the race results.

Sep 9, 2013

Drunk driver leaves scene of accident, breaks down

Arrested: Joseph S. Selobyt Jr, age 44, of Branchville, NJ.

Sep 9, 2013

Dingmans Ferry woman arrested for DWI in Frankford Township

Arrested: Jamie L. Zita, age 26, of Dingmans Ferry, PA.

Sep 9, 2013

Man arrested at courthouse in Newton

Arrested: Shawn Guerrero, age 28, of Landing, NJ

Sep 9, 2013

Driver using cell phone leads to DWI arrest

Arrested: David M. Ireland, age 32, of Augusta, NJ.

Sep 9, 2013

Probationer arrested by sheriff’s officer

Arrested: Angel N. Robles, age 21, of Vernon, NJ

Aug 19, 2013

NY man arrested in Sparta for DWI

Arrested: Jonathon Sung Back, age 19, of New City, NY.

Aug 18, 2013

Sheriff’s officers arrest woman at state fair

Arrested: Quintia Dessau, age 29, formerly of Dorchester, MA.

Aug 13, 2013

Crackdown on drunk drivers to begin

The sheriff’s office will conduct sobriety checkpoints and roving patrols from August 16 to September 2, 2013.

Aug 1, 2013

Sheriff’s detective and officer arrest two in Newton

Arrested: Charity Thompson, age 20 and Kevin J. Curran Jr., age 47, both of Newton, NJ.

Jul 19, 2013

Crime Stoppers 5K/10K Run to be held September 7

Join the race against crime on September 7, 2013 at the Sussex County Fairgrounds.

Jul 2, 2013

Sheriff’s office arrests 31 in statewide nonsupport sweep

The sweep, carried out in most New Jersey counties, tracks down parents with outstanding warrants for failure to pay child support.

Jun 28, 2013

Sheriff’s officer arrests couple at Vernon home

Sheriff’s officer arrests couple at Vernon home

Jun 5, 2013

Local organization names sheriff’s corporal “Officer of the Year”

Corporal Daniel Storey received the recognition from the Knights of Columbus.

May 6, 2013

Sheriff Strada attends FBI leadership training

Strada recently attended a dynamic, intensive and challenging five-day program in Virginia.

May 1, 2013

Upcoming foreclosure involving multiple parcels

A total of five parcels will be sold at public sale on May 15, 2013

Apr 26, 2013

Sheriff Strada presents awards to officers

Four members of the sheriff’s office were recently recognized for their service.

Apr 8, 2013

Drug paraphernalia discovered on prisoner during transport

Arrested: Shannon H. Foley, age 22, of Newton and Herbert W. Whitesell III, age 31, of Frankford Township, NJ.

Mar 22, 2013

Stanhope man arrested in probation department

Arrested: Robert Wilson, age 24, of Stanhope, NJ.

Mar 18, 2013

Sheriff’s detectives arrest wantage man

Arrested: Michael Moeller, age 50, of Wantage Township, NJ.

Mar 13, 2013

Upcoming sheriff’s sale of assets

Richard Gannon vs Lauren Russell

Mar 4, 2013

Woman arrested with marijuana in Woodbourne Park

Arrested: Christina J. Woodruff, age 22, of Franklin Borough, NJ.

Mar 4, 2013

Sheriff's personnel honored by New Jersey Judiciary

Capt. George Kately and Lt. Lawrence Beller receive recognition in new “Courthouse Kudos” program.

Feb 25, 2013

Man arrested in probation department

Arrested: Michael Bollen, age 23, of Sussex, NJ.

Feb 5, 2013

Newton teenagers arrested for DWI

Arrested: Katie D. Herburger and Jessica M. Lemasson, both age 19, both of Newton, NJ.

Jan 30, 2013

Upcoming sheriff's sale of assets

Richard Gannon vs Lauren Russell

Jan 26, 2013

Winter fire safety

With the cold weather upon us, Fire Marshal Joseph Inga provides timely information about staying safe.

Jan 24, 2013

Multiple arrests made in probation department

Arrested: David Brunt, age 24, of Byram and Chaine D. Brantley, age 33, of Franklin, NJ.

Jan 15, 2013

Sheriff's detectives apprehend fugitive in Lafayette

Arrested: Raymond Babcock, age 41, of Lafayette, NJ.

Jan 14, 2013

Convicted murderer faces new charges

Arrested: Giuseppe Tedesco, age 27, of Hopatcong, NJ.

Dec 26, 2012

Sheriff's officers arrest Wantage man for DWI

Arrested: Gerard J. Pollastro, age 40, of Wantage Township, NJ.

Dec 26, 2012

Disabled motor vehicle leads to drug arrest

Arrested: Joseph F. Zalewski, age 19, and Mackenzie S. Healy, age 19, both of Newton, NJ.

Dec 26, 2012

Sheriff's officer arrests man at courthouse

Arrested: John C. McCurdy, age 35, of Dover, NJ.

Dec 26, 2012

Traffic stop leads to warrant arrest

Arrested: Jenna A. Agens, age 31, of Newton, NJ.

Dec 12, 2012

Fugitive jumps out window to evade arrest, captured anyway

Arrested: Russell Decker, age 29, of Sussex Borough, NJ.

Dec 12, 2012

Sheriff's K-9 assists Hopatcong police at DWI checkpoint

Three drug arrests result from the efforts of K-9 Atlas.

Dec 11, 2012

Sheriff's officers arrest two on outstanding warrants

Arrested: Ryan Tucker, age 32, of Hardyston and Ryan Manca, age 30, of West Caldwell, NJ.

Dec 4, 2012

Sheriff&'s officers arrest Franklin man at home

Arrested: George Meyer, age 59, of Franklin, NJ.

Nov 28, 2012

Upcoming sheriff's sales of assets

Two separate sales are scheduled for December.

Nov 14, 2012

Sheriff's office challenged by weather

Sheriff Strada praises the efforts of those involved in preparing for and assisting in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy.

Oct 28, 2012

County shelter to open

The shelter will be open for the duration of Hurricane Sandy as well as after the storm to assist our county residents.

Oct 26, 2012

Hurricane Sandy and municipal OEM coordinators

View a list of OEM coordinators for all Sussex County towns.

Oct 26, 2012

Two warrant arrests in the probation department

Arrested: James Sanford, age 38, of Stanhope, NJ and Torey Posey, age 34, of Newton, NJ.

Oct 25, 2012

Probationer arrested after attempting to defraud drug test

Arrested: Steven I. Nunes, age 34, of Franklin, NJ.

Oct 25, 2012

Warrant arrest in Newton

Arrested: Stacy Spencer, age 48, of Newton, NJ.

Oct 5, 2012

Sheriff Strada graduates leadership program

Strada recently attended one of the nation’s most respected training opportunities available for sheriffs.

Sep 20, 2012

Andover Township man arrested at DMV

Arrested: Alec S. Bloom, age 19, of Andover Township, NJ.

Sep 6, 2012

Teenager arrested for DWI in Wantage Township

Arrested: Patrick Storey, age 19, of Wantage Township, NJ.

Sep 5, 2012

Stillwater Township woman arrested for DWI

Arrested: Jessica J. Dutzi, age 31, of Stillwater Township, NJ.

Aug 3, 2012

TRIAD law enforcement seminar to be held in September

Seniors are invited to attend this free event in Branchville on September 21, 2012.

Jul 26, 2012

Crime Stoppers 5K/10K Run to be held September 8

Join the race against crime on September 8, 2012 at the Sussex County Fairgrounds.

Jul 5, 2012

Sussex County Jail personnel perform evacuation drills

Training exercises were successfully carried out at the Keogh-Dwyer Correctional Facility.

Jun 22, 2012

Sheriff honors officers at awards ceremony

Personnel were recently recognized by Sheriff Strada for exceptional and meritorious service.

Jun 13, 2012

Statewide nonsupport sweep final tally

A total of twenty-three individuals were arrested over the course of the three-day sweep.

Jun 13, 2012

Sheriff nominates Newton youth for leadership program

Jeffrey Chandler will attend the statewide Leadership Excellence Direct Results (LEDR) program in August.

Jun 5, 2012

Sheriff's office participates in statewide nonsupport sweep

The sweep, carried out in most New Jersey counties, tracks down parents with outstanding warrants for failure to pay child support.

May 25, 2012

Corrections officers ride to Washington

Officers took part in the 2012 Police Unity Tour and raised funds for the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund.

May 25, 2012

Hopatcong woman arrested for faking urine test

Arrested: Cheryl E. Semiz, age 19, of Hopatcong, NJ.

May 25, 2012

Sheriff’s officers arrest woman in Newton

Arrested: Casey Barnett, age 20, of Newton, NJ.

May 15, 2012

Sheriff Strada attends annual senior event

The sheriff addressed a group of over 200 Sussex County seniors at the Older Americans Day celebration.

May 8, 2012

Sparta Woman’s Club hosts Sheriff Strada

Sheriff Strada was a guest speaker at the Sparta Woman’s Club luncheon.

Apr 26, 2012

Fredon Township School D.A.R.E. Graduation

Forty-nine students completed the 10-week program taught by sheriff’s officers.

Apr 20, 2012

Sheriff Strada attends national jail administration program

The week-long training program, sponsored by the Department of Justice, was held in Aurora, Colorado.

Apr 16, 2012

Sheriff's office to participate in countywide drug disposal

Turn in your unused or expired medication for safe disposal on April 28, 2012.

Apr 12, 2012

Project Lifesaver receives donation from Division of Senior Services

The monetary donation was used to purchase equipment for the program.

Mar 16, 2012

PA woman arrested for DWI in Frankford Township

Arrested: Tonja Stupke, age 47, of Saylorsburg, PA.

Mar 5, 2012

Four honored for service

Four members of the Bureau of Corrections were recently honored for exceptional and meritorious service.

Feb 28, 2012

Sheriff Strada announces promotions

Four staff members from the Bureau of Corrections were recently promoted.

Feb 23, 2012

Outstanding warrant leads to drug arrest in Sussex Borough

Arrested: Edward D. Reilly, age 41, of Wantage Township, NJ.

Feb 6, 2012

Tip leads to arrests in Crime Stoppers case

Byram QuickChek armed robbery solved.

Dec 21, 2011

Sheriff honors CERT members at holiday gathering

CERT praised for its efforts during the past year’s disasters.

Dec 19, 2011

Suspended driver arrested for possession of CDS

Arrested: Salvatore A. Romano Jr., age 49, of Swartzwood, NJ.

Dec 10, 2011

Traffic stop results in assorted drug charges

Arrested: Benjamin J. Reid, age 19, of Branchville, NJ.

Nov 10, 2011

Sussex County Prescription Drug Disposal Day

Get rid of unused/outdated prescription drugs on Saturday, November 12, 2011.

Oct 26, 2011

Pennsylvania man arrested at MVC

Arrested: Nelson O. Guerrero, age 21, of Selinsgrove, PA.

Oct 14, 2011

Woman arrested for attempting to fake drug test

Arrested: Theresa Lavin, age 27, of Sussex Borough, NJ.

Oct 13, 2011

Couple arrested at MVC for outstanding warrants

Arrested: David J. Reshke, age 35, of Netcong, NJ and Courtney E. Kieffer, age 23, of Newton, NJ.

Oct 12, 2011

Woman arrested after driving to MVC with suspended license

Arrested: Christina Talmadge, age 34, of Montague Township, NJ.

Oct 7, 2011

Man arrested at courthouse for attempting to fake drug test

Arrested: Brian L. Dippel, age 20, of Sparta Township, NJ.

Oct 6, 2011

Whoops...burglary suspect leaves driver's license behind

Arrested: Owen R. Cox, age 24, of Andover Boro, NJ.

Oct 5, 2011

Couple arrested for outstanding warrants at probation department

Arrested: Joseph C. Baesler, age 33, of Sussex Boro, NJ and Melody Neale, age 26, of Milford, PA.

Sep 9, 2011

Sheriff's office participates in statewide DWI enforcement grant

The sheriff's office's participation in this enforcement effort concluded with five arrests for DWI and another seven arrests for drug offenses.

Sep 6, 2011

Sheriff's K-9 search results in seizure of heroin brick

Arrested: Christopher Kotz, age 30 and Johnathan DeLucchi, age 23, both of Hopatcong, NJ.

Jul 19, 2011

Sheriff's office participates in statewide nonsupport sweep

The sweep, carried out in all 21 New Jersey counties, tracks down parents with outstanding warrants for failure to pay child support.

Jul 8, 2011

Fredon Township woman arrested after harboring fugitive

Arrested: Stephen Honthy, age 39, formerly of Hopatcong and Dawn Stewart, age 49, of Fredon Twp., NJ.

Jul 8, 2011

Warrant arrest occurs at Montague residence

Arrested: Brian Rush, age 36, of Montague Township, NJ.

Jul 6, 2011

Corrections sergeant promoted to lieutenant

Correction's Sergeant Will Puentes, a 16-year veteran of the sheriff's office, was recently promoted to lieutenant.

Jul 6, 2011

Frankford Township man arrested for driving while intoxicated

Arrested: Marc E. Peterson, age 24, of Frankford Township, NJ.

Jun 15, 2011

Sheriff's detectives assist PA authorities in homicide investigation

Sheriff's detectives provided assistance to the Pennsylvania State Police in the investigation of a homicide involving a new born infant.

Jun 3, 2011

Sheriff's new web site makes its debut

The Sussex County Sheriff's Office web site was relaunched the first week in June 2011 after undergoing a complete makeover.

Jun 2, 2011

Subject of active warrant arrested at county office

Arrested: Caitlyn McKenzie, age 25, of Hamburg, NJ.

May 23, 2011

Resources for homeowners facing foreclosure

Sheriff Strada runs down a list of resources available to provide assistance.

May 18, 2011

Frankford Township motor vehicle stop results in weapon arrest

Arrested: James S. Fox, age 22, of Branchville, NJ.

Apr 28, 2011

Disorderly conduct at county office results in arrest

Arrested: Jennifer Heinzelman, age 28, of Hamburg, NJ.

Apr 21, 2011

Man arrested at the Newton MVC for multiple warrants

Arrested: Michael Maloney, age 34, of Hamburg, NJ.

Apr 19, 2011

Motor vehicle stop leads to two drug arrests in Wantage

Arrested: Colin Haurey and Tamarah Johnson, both age 18, both of Wantage, NJ.

Apr 7, 2011

Sheriff's detectives arrest man at motel in Sussex Borough

Arrested: Alexander Bellino, age 19, of Sparta, NJ.

Apr 4, 2011

Juvenile arrested for possession of LSD in courthouse

Arrested: Juvenile, age 17, of Sparta, NJ.

Mar 21, 2011

Man arrested at courthouse after attempting to fake drug test

Arrested: Robert J. Slater, age 26, of Ogdensburg, NJ.

Mar 8, 2011

Arrest at Newton MVC for outstanding municipal warrants

Arrested: Alexander M. Urena, age 33, of Andover Boro, NJ.

Feb 1, 2011

K-9 team graduates training academy

K-9 team graduates from the Bergen County Police Academy K-9 Patrol class.