Promotion of Union County Sheriff’s Office Undersheriff Dennis Burke

Union County Sheriff Peter Corvelli holds the Bible as Superior Court Judge Karen Cassidy swears in Dennis Burke as the newest Undersheriff in the Union County Sheriff’s Office during a ceremony at the Union County Courthouse in Elizabeth.

Undersheriff Burke, a 23-year veteran of the Sheriff’s Office, will continue his assignment as the Commander of the Field Services Division, which includes the Criminal Investigations Unit, Family Violence Unit, Community Policing Unit, Crime Scene Unit, K9 Search and Rescue Unit and the Bureau of Criminal Identification. (Photo by Jim Lowney/County of Union)