The primary responsibility of the Transportation Unit is the movement of Union County Jail inmates to other correctional institutions, area hospitals, psychiatric facilities and other County or Municipal Courts.

Transportation team members serve as a backup to CourtHouse Security and Courtroom Security staff.. Local police departments and the Union County Prosecutors Office have requested the Transportation Unit’s assistance during raids and periods of civil disturbance. Team members are recognized for their professionalism and experience in the movement of large numbers of prisoners.