Union County Prosecutor’s Office Now Hiring Detectives

Elizabeth, NJ – The Union County Prosecutor’s Office is now hiring detectives to join its team of dedicated professionals. They must be able to think critically, solve problems, and work well under pressure.

The ideal candidate must be 21 years old, a resident of New Jersey, and a citizen of the United States. Associate degree and law enforcement experience is preferred. Candidates must also be able to pass a background check and drug test.

The UCPO offers competitive salaries and benefits, including health insurance, paid vacation and sick leave, and a retirement plan.

“We are looking for talented and dedicated individuals to join our team of detectives,” said Union County Prosecutor William Daniel. “Detectives play a critical role in keeping our community safe, and we are committed to hiring the best of the best.”

“This is a challenging and rewarding career,” said UCPO Chief of Detectives Harvey Barnwell. “If you are looking for a career where you can make a difference in the community, then this is the job for you.”

About the Union County Prosecutor’s Office

The Union County Prosecutor’s Office is the largest law office and one of the largest police agencies in Union County, New Jersey. The office is responsible for investigating and prosecuting criminal offenses, as well as providing victim services. The UCPO is committed to promoting public safety and ensuring that justice is served.

How to Apply

To apply for a position as a detective, please email a cover letter and resume to with the subject line “Detective”.