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The Class of Life - Starring Paul Failla - Saturday, October 4, 2014

K9 Unit picture from the 2014 Somerset County 4H Fair

A Correction officer has been suspended for six weeks - Aug 2014

Sheriff's Office Awards - July 28, 2014

Seventh Annual Golf Classic Registration - July 8, 2014

Rx Drive-Thru Medicine Drop-off to Be Held June 21 in Somerset

Rx Drive-Thru Medicine Drop-off to Be Held April 26 in Warren

Somerset County Sheriff’s Office Holiday Traffic Safety Initiative

Sheriff’s Office Collects 1,491 Pounds of Unwanted Medicines for Proper Disposal in 2013

Sheriff Hosts Annual Awards Ceremony

American Legion Post 12 has donated 2 wristbands to Project Life Saver

Somerset County Sheriff’s Office Announces ‘Toys for Tots’ Campaign for 2013

Sheriff, Safe Communities Coalition Expand Drug Collection Program

American Medicine Chest Challenge - Nov. 9

Sheriff Frank J. Provenzano, Sr. support of New Jersey farmers

Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve - Oct 17, 2013

9/11 Victim Not Forgotten, Memory Lives On In Newly Named Scent-Tracking Bloodhound

Sheriff’s Office Names New K9 for Wildman Family

Routine Arrest by a Somerset County Sheriff’s Officer Leads to Apprehension of Bank Robbery Suspect

2013 Bridgewater Township Man Charged in Internet Case 010913

Somerset County Sheriff's Office Activity March 20 - April 2

Sheriff Provenzano regretfully announces the untimely passing of Sheriff's Officer Anthony Kosensky
     Obituary pdf - Funeral Arrangements pdf -

Somerset County Sheriff Frank Provenzano Thanks County Residents for Toys for Tots Donations - December 19, 2012

"Toys for Tots" Donations Accepted Through Dec. 14, 2012

319 Pounds of Unwanted Medicines Dropped Off in 2012 - 11/30/2012

Drop Off Unwanted Medications on October 27, 2012

Halloween Safety Tips from Sheriff Provenzano - 10/22/2012

Sheriff's Office Honored for Accreditation - 09/27/2012

Rod Hirsch - Operation Shoebox New Jersey - 12/15/11

Accreditation Assessment Team Invites Public Comment - 10/19/11

Somerset County Sheriff’s Office and Raritan Police Department to Offer “Pre- Memorial Day Weekend” Child Safety Seat Inspections - Monday, May 16, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. - 5/12/11 - **UPDATE** Do to the inclement weather Child Safety Seat Inspections will now be on Wednesday, May 25th from 11:00AM-3:00PM at Washington School in Raritan - 5/15/11


The Somerset County Sheriff’s Office will participate in Operation Take Back on Saturday, April 30, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. - 4/19/11

The Somerset County Sheriff’s Office and Raritan Police Department will be offering free child safety seat checks on Monday May 16, 2011 at the Washington School parking lot on First Avenue - 4/19/11

American Medicine Chest Challenge Press Release - 11/18/10

Law Enforcement Night at the Ballpark - 08/24/10

The Somerset County Sheriff’s Office and Raritan Police Department will be offering free child safety seat checks on Monday, Aug. 23, from 2 to 6 p.m. at the Washington School parking lot on First Avenue - 7/26/10

Vince Menci Recognized - 5/25/10


Sheriff's Employees Receive Layoff Notices - 5/17/10

Somerset County Resident to Receive Project Lifesaver Plaque - 2/8/10

Students put in a day's work in Somerset County - 2/4/10

Sheriffs’ Association of New Jersey and United States Marshals Service Team Up For Food Drive - 12/09/09


864 Apprehended In Sheriffs Statewide Child Support Sweep - 12/05/09

The members of the Sheriffs’ Association of New Jersey have received the Supplemental 'Use of Force' policy issued by the Attorney General's Office of the State of New Jersey regarding the use of electronic stun guns - 12/04/09

Drop Off Old Medicines Nov. 13 in Somerville - 11/06/09

Sheriff's Patrol Cars Honor Veterans - 11/05/09

Halloween Safety Tips - 10/2009

Somerset County Jail Receives 16th Consecutive 100% Compliance with State Inspection Standards - 10/07/09

Sheriff’s Office Arrests Man for I.D. Fraud  - 08/13/09

Drug Arrest in North Plainfield - 08/07/09

Somerset County Sheriff’s Office Welcomes Three New Police Academy Graduates - 07/14/09

Project Lifesaver Increases Peace of Mind - 06/23/09

Sheriff’s Office to Resume Municipal Prisoner Transports - 04/07/09

Somerset County Sheriff Frank Provenzano, Sr. Sworn in as President of the Sheriffs’ Association of New Jersey - 12/16/08


Non-Support Warrant Sweep Results in 29 Arrests - 12/10/08

"Operation Back to School" Results in 17 Non-Support Arrests - 09/22/08

Sheriff’s Office K-9 Unit Receives Donation - 08/19/08


Sheriff's Officer Receives Life Saving Award - 08/08/08

Sheriff’s Officers Run for Special Olympics - 07/25/08

Scam Alert! - 07/25/08

NJ Statewide Child Support Sweep Results - 06/08/08

Whale Program - 06/08/08

Sheriff's Office Hosts K-9 Re-certification - 03/26/08

Students ‘Shadow’ County Staff - 02/07/08

Sheriff’s Office Holds Swearing-In Ceremony - -1/11/08

Non-Support Warrant Sweep Results in 33 Somerset County Arrests - 12/10/07

Sheriff’s Officers to Be Trained in Immigration Law - 09/21/07

Somerset County Sheriff Supports Victory Over Violence Initiative - 09/11/07

New Child Car Seat Inspection Program - 07/12/07

Somerset County Jail Receives 13th Consecutive 100% Compliance with State Inspection Standards - 07/09/07

Correction Officer Meets Chuck Norris in Iraq - 03/09/07

Sheriff Provenzano Sworn-In As First Vice President of Sheriffs’ Association - 03/02/07

Lockdown Active Shooter Drill/ Somerset County Vocational Technical Institute - 02/15/07

Safety Presentation Hillsborough Seniors - 02/08/07

"Operation Jingle Bells" Results in 71 Arrests - 12/20/06

Basilone Parade 2006


"Appraisathon" to Benefit Project Lifesaver - 04/27/06

Project Life Saver gets help from a friend - 04/19/06

Somerville and Bridgewater Rotary - 04/19/06


Free Gunlock Distribution at 4 Locations - Starts 10/16/04

Sheriff's Officers Place 3rd in Plane Pull - 10/2/04

Sheriff's K-9 Unit Receives Donation - 9/30/04

Sheriff's Office Arrests 18 'Deadbeat Parents' - 9/29/04

'Project Lifesaver' Rescues Local Man - 9/24/04

County Announces More 4-H Fair Winners

Superior Officer's Association Donates to Avon Walk - 8/27/04