Union County Sheriff’s K9 Search & Rescue Unit on Assignment

Union County Sheriff Peter Corvelli joined Sheriff’s Sgt. Brian Howarth and K9 Devante on a security sweep at the Union County Courthouse in Elizabeth. The Sheriff’s K9 Search & Rescue Unit’s assignments include tracking lost/missing persons, searching for hidden suspects inside buildings, tracking suspects from crime scenes, searching for evidence as well as detection of narcotics or explosives.  (Photo by Jim Lowney/County of Union)