Undersheriff Leonard Lovely
Undersheriff Leonard Lovely has over 25 years of experience with the Passaic County Sheriff Office. Beginning his career as a Sheriff’s Officer after completing his academy training in 1988 at the first Passaic County Police Academy, he was assigned to the Division of Court Security. After several years there he was reassigned to the Division of Law Enforcement where he spent more than 10 years on patrol.
Undersheriff Lovely was later promoted to Detective and assigned to the Criminal Identification Division. He worked there until being reassigned to the Sheriff’s Intel Division, during this time he was promoted to Sergeant. After five years of working in the Intel Division and as the Sheriff’s Deputy Chief of Staff Undersheriff Lovely was promoted to Chief Sheriff Officer of the Division of Court Security. Undersheriff Leonard Lovely was sworn in as Passaic County Undersheriff in October of 2014.
During his career Undersheriff Lovely has attended numerous law enforcement courses and has a Degree in Criminal Justice from Passaic County Community College.