This area is the most important of all jail functions. 334 sworn officers and supervisors are assigned to ensure public safety by providing a safe, secure, and controlled correctional facility.
All transportation of inmates is completed using appropriate security and safety measures. Inmate transports average between 160 to 200 trips per month. Some of the duties of this unit include transporting to and from the below:
- County Court
- Inmate Medical Trips
- Out of County Writs
- Warrants Pickups
- NJ DOC Avenal Testing
- Juveniles Transport
- County Bails / Bank /Admin Paper work
- Municipal Court Transport
- Probation Placements
- ICE pickups for Court
- Marshall pickups for Court
- Maintaining / updating Jail vehicle inspections, insurance cards, repairs etc.
The Medical Services Unit provides for the physical and psychiatric care of the inmates. This includes regularly dispensed prescription medications, in-house scheduled doctor visits, dental care, and dietary restrictions. The Medical Services Unit is staffed 24 hours a day and nurses make rounds to all inmate housing areas three times a day. In-house medical clinics provide care for approximately 1,500 inmates per month to treat chronic illnesses.