EAST HANOVER, NJ - Anthony DeMeo was honored late in December at a ceremony held at Newark’s Leroy Smith Public Safety Building.  

The East Hanover resident was promoted to the rank of Captain with the Essex County Sheriff’s Office. Capt. DeMeo is a 30-year veteran of the force and is the supervisory officer for the department’s Detective Bureau. 

Joining DeMeo on this occasion were his son, Anthony, Jr., his wife, Pilar, and Sheriff Armando Fontoura.