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
Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Outbreak

Due to the COVID-19 statewide public health emergency, the County of Union is open for essential business only. View alerts and service modifications.

Effective immediately all in-service classes at the John H. Stamler Police Academy are cancelled until September 1, 2020. Please refer to this website for any future announcement related to this closure.

The John H. Stamler Police Academy is pleased to offer Online Course Registration
 
 

 

Dress Code

Dress Code for Males
  • Conservative casual business attire
  • Regular department uniform
  • Sport jacket, trousers
  • All shirts must have collars
  • Civilian ties and/or suits are optional

Dress Code for Females

  • Conservative casual business attire
  • Regular department uniform
  • Casual suit
  • Skirt, blouse and/or sweater
  • Pants, slacks, blouse and/or sweater

Exceptions and adjustments to the standard dress code:

  • Dress may be modified at the request of the instructors
  • Trainees in the Basic Course training
  • Persons attending physical courses such as firearms, side-handle baton, defensive tactics, etc.
  • Other classes/courses as determined by the Director of the Police Academy

Prohibited full-time attire

  • Jeans
  • Shorts
  • Sweats/workout clothing
  • Sneakers, sandals, moccasins, flip-flops
  • Shirts without collars
  • Any clothing displaying advertising, cartoons, slogans or humor
  • Any sexually provocative or otherwise inappropriate attire

Any person(s) not complying with the dress code(s) will be refused admittance to a class/course.

Course Confirmation and Cancellation

  • We do not confirm class registrations.  You will only hear from us if a class is full or cancelled.
  • However, if you register for a class and you are unable to attend, you must notify us as soon as possible.

Refund Policy

  • A refund will NOT be issued for failure to attend a course.
  • A credit will be applied only if class cancellation is received two weeks prior to the course starting date
  • or, if the class date is changed and the registrant is unable to attend.