NEWARK, NJ - Sheriff Armando Fontoura (left) presents a Unit Citation to Captain Vito D'Alessio (center) and Undersheriff Kevin Ryan (right), both Nutley residents, for the outstanding performance of the department's Bureau of Narcotics during Police Week ceremonies at Veterans Courthouse on May 17th. 

Annually, the sheriff's Bureau of Narcotics confiscates $1 million in illegal drugs and prescription medicines and scores of high-powered semi-automatic handguns.