Sussex County Sheriff Patch
Sheriff Michael F. Strada
39 High Street
Newton, NJ 07860
Phone: 973-579-0850
Fax: 973-579-7884

Your Sheriff's Office has the responsibility for a wide range of Law Enforcement services. Included in these are the Bureau of Corrections, the Bureau of Law Enforcement, and Security of the County Court Complex.

Our Mission

The Sussex County Sheriff's Office dedicates itself to protecting the life and property of the citizens of the county, providing primary and support services to all law enforcement agencies, along with maintaining traditional sheriff's services. The office recognizes that the ability to successfully complete this mission is based on mutual respect and responsibility, shared by all agencies, and most importantly the citizens it serves. As professionals we are duty bound to enforce the laws in a fair and impartial manner, recognizing both the statutory and judicial limitations of police authority, and at all times, protecting the constitutional rights of all persons.

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2014 Jail Study Presentation


  • Jail Population Forecasts & Management Alternatives
  • Jail Operations and Healthcare Assessment
  • Operational and Architectural Programming
  • Staffing and Operating Costs
  • Jail Physical Plant Analysis
  • Design Concepts and Capital Costs