The Detective Bureau is responsible for investigating most of the crimes that are reported when a criminal offense does not end in an immediate arrest and requires a follow-up investigation.  All detectives are assigned to investigate specific types of crimes such as robberies, sexual assaults, thefts, white collar crimes, etc.

  • Deputy Chief Erik McKee

    Captain Erik McKee was promoted to the rank of Captain and will assume the duties of Commander of the Newark Division of Police Detective Bureau. A twenty plus year veteran of the Division, joined the Division in 1995 and has served as a K9 officer and Patrol supervisor prior to his promotion.

  • Sergeant John Brnjic

    Detective Supervisor