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Somerset County K-9 Unit’s Newest Member: Patriot

Somerset County K-9 Unit’s Newest Member: Patriot

After sifting through more than 1,000 suggestions submitted by county residents, Somerset County Sheriff’s Office officials have decided on the new name for the office’s newest K-9 member: Patriot. The winning name was submitted by two entrants into the naming contest, Branchburg 6th Grader Timmy Miessler and Bedminster resident Ruthanne Ungerleider. The male Golden Retriever […]

Contest Announced To Name Sheriff’s Office’s Newest K-9 Member

Contest Announced To Name Sheriff’s Office’s Newest K-9 Member

Submitted by the Somerset County Sheriff’s Office. Somerset County Sheriff Darrin J. Russo announced a contest to name the agency’s newest K-9 officer, a male yellow Labrador retriever whose job will be to sniff out illegal drugs with his partner, Sheriff’s Officer David Daneker. The contest winner will take home some cool Somerset County Sheriff […]

More Than 300 Cops Leave Franklin For Police Unity Challenge Tour To Washington, D.C.

More Than 300 Cops Leave Franklin For Police Unity Challenge Tour To Washington, D.C.

More than 300 police officers from around the country and the world – including three from Franklin – embarked from in front of the Public Safety Building early in the morning of May 10 for the 13th annual Police Unity Tour to Washington, D.C. The cyclists will join officers from throughout the country at the […]

County Sheriff, Italian-American Police Society, Bring Cheer To Manville First Responders

County Sheriff, Italian-American Police Society, Bring Cheer To Manville First Responders

Somerset County Sheriff Darrin Russo reached back to his Italian roots September 14 in helping to bring some comfort to Manville’s first responders. The Sheriff, his top brass and some Sheriff’s Officers teamed up with members of the Italian-American police Society of New Jersey to do what Italians do by nature: they brought food. The […]