Cell Block Operations

Cell Block Operations is responsible for the maintenance of the Elizabeth Police Department's Temporary Detention Facility (TDF). It ensures that the facility meets all codes and standards as set forth by the New Jersey Department of Corrections; there is a requirement to pass a yearly inspection. All officers assigned to the TDF are trained in prisoner processing procedures including, but not limited to, fingerprint and photograph acquisition, health and safety standards, and preparation of prisoner for transport to County Correctional Facility or release.