www.co.hunterdon.nj.us | Hunterdon County Sheriff's Office
Last updated June 30, 2016

SHERIFF'S OFFICE
HUNTERDON COUNTY, N.J.
8 Court Street, PO Box 2900
Flemington, New Jersey 08822-2900
908-788-1166 * FAX 908-806-4624


FREDERICK W. BROWN, SHERIFF
OFFICE HOURS: 8:30 am to 4:30 pm

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DIVISION OF CORRECTIONS
FUGITIVE TASK FORCE
CRIME PREVENTION
AND SAFETY
PROJECT LIFESAVER
Attorney ID Card Request form
TENANT FORCLOSURE RIGHTS
Special Events
Historic Court house
PHOTO LIBRARY
ANNUAL REPORT - 2009
ANNUAL REPORT - 2008

Sheriff Fred BrownAs an elected officer and a constitutional officer, the Hunterdon County Sheriff’s responsibilities are quite diverse and governed by statute. The Sheriff’s staff includes undersheriffs, a chief warrant officer, sworn police officers (sheriff’s officers), civilian security guards, and civilian office employees.

The Sheriff’s Office provides security for the Hunterdon County Justice Center and its occupants. These include Superior Court judges, their staffs, other court personnel, the probation department, and the Hunterdon County Prosecutor’s Office.

The Sheriff’s Office is also responsible for prisoner transportation to and from the Hunterdon County Correctional Facility, between counties within the state and from outside New Jersey. Prisoner transports are not only for Superior Court purposes, but also for municipal courts, extraditions, medical emergencies and appointments. Additionally, defendants arrested on Hunterdon County warrants in other jurisdictions are retrieved from other counties and from other states by the Sheriff’s Office. Moreover, the Sheriff’s Office conducts prisoner escorts to and from court for scheduled appearances, ranging from bail hearings and status conferences to trials and sentencings.

Non-support and violation of probation warrant service is a significant function of the Office of the Sheriff, as is the service of domestic violence “temporary” and “final” restraining orders. Civil warrants, writs of execution, levies on and postings of property, and the sale of real property after foreclosure proceedings are functions that most people associate with the Sheriff.

The Hunterdon County Sheriff’s Office is very active in many citizen programs, such as Project Lifesaver, Child I.D. Program, the Senior ID Program, and the Attorney ID Program, as well as many other service programs.


IN THE NEWS

Sheriff's Sales Inmate Population Report

Jury Duty Warrant Scam

Prescription Drug Drop Box and Take Back Program Donate Your Sell Phone HERO Campaign
HUNTERDON'S CELEBRATION OF
NATIONAL NIGHT OUT
National Night Out
Held Annually in August
sponsored by the Hunterdon County Sheriff and the Hunterdon County Prosecutor's Office

Project Lifesaver

Helping to Protect Your Loved Ones Suffering from Alzheimer's and Related Mentally Dysfunctional disorders

 

 


 

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