OFFICE OF THE
UNION COUNTY
PROSECUTOR
FOR EMERGENCIES, DIAL 911 Immediately 

Andrew K. RuOTOLO, JR. Justice CENTER
32 Rahway Avenue, elizabeth, NJ 07202

908-527-4500    ucpo@ucnj.org
Lyndsay V. Ruotolo
Acting Prosecutor
2016 Union County County-Wide Internal Affairs Summary Report2016 Union County Prosecutor's Office Professional Standards Summary Form

Table 1 – Complaints Filed

Type of ComplaintAnonymous ComplaintsCitizen ComplaintsAgency ComplaintsTotal Complaints
Total21307337665
Excessive Force022325
Improper Arrest012113
Improper Entry0516
Improper Search0808
Other Criminal Violation014418
Differential Treatment024226
Demeanor61147127
Domestic Violence0213
Other Rule Violation15106318439

Table 2 – Agency Dispositions

CourtCases DismissedCases DivertedAcquittalsConvictions
Total1003
Municipal Court1002
Superior Court0001

Table 3 – Court Dispositions

Type of ComplaintSustainedExoneratedNot SustainedUnfoundedAdministratively ClosedTotal Dispositions
Total280116835260591
Excessive Force0843722
Improper Arrest0452011
Improper Entry032005
Improper Search030104
Other Criminal Violation1112712
Differential Treatment04411019
Demeanor162833121099
Domestic Violence200024
Other Rule Violation26165342134415

Revised 2011

Table 1 – Complaints Filed

Type of ComplaintAnonymous ComplaintsCitizen ComplaintsAgency ComplaintsTotal Complaints
Total0639
Excessive Force0000
Improper Arrest0000
Improper Entry0101
Improper Search0000
Other Criminal Violation0000
Differential Treatment0101
Demeanor0000
Domestic Violence0000
Other Rule Violation0437

Table 2 – Agency Dispositions

Type of ComplaintSustainedExoneratedNot SustainedUnfoundedAdministratively ClosedTotal Dispositions
Total310105
Excessive Force000000
Improper Arrest000000
Improper Entry010001
Improper Search000000
Other Criminal Violation000000
Differential Treatment010000
Demeanor000000
Domestic Violence000000
Other Rule Violation*300104

* Note: An Officer was suspended for 35 consecutive business days for Improper Use of County Vehicle and Prohibited Activity while on Duty.

Table 3 – Court Dispositions

CourtCases DismissedCases DivertedAcquittalsConvictions
Total0000
Municipal Court0000
Superior Court0000

Revised 2011