Department of Corrections

Ronald L. Charles, Director
Phone Number: 908-558-2600 | Fax: 908-558-2375
Mailing Address: 15 Elizabethtown Plaza, Elizabeth, NJ 07207

correctionsIn our effort to keep staff and persons under our care safe until further notice, the following protocols shall take place at the Union County Jail:

  • All visits for non-legal matters both contact and non-contact are suspended
  • All volunteer, re-entry services, or counseling services are suspended.
  • Any programs that require outside staff or volunteers are suspended.
  • Legal visits will be conducted as non-contact visits or via telecommunications.
  • Receiving money orders in person at the jail for commissary is suspended. Money can still be deposit in the inmate’s account via the web or mail.
  • View the UCDOC COVID-19 Action Plan

Department
Director
Ronald L. Charles

Assistant
Director
Robert Cesaro

Facilities
Services
Captain John Saenger

Administrative
Services
Captain Thomas Muir

Custody
Operations
Captain Stanley Zydzik