Police & Fire

Scotch Plains Welcomes Newest Firefighters

Credits: Jim Lowney/County of Union

CRANFORD, NJ -- At the Union County Fire Academy graduation on June 19,  Scotch Planis Township Manager Al Mirabella, Fire Chief Ellis, Deputy Chief Lestarchick and Captain Hercel welcomed four new firefighters to the department. 

Pictured left to right are: Deputy Chief Lestarchick, Township Manager Mirabella, Salem Feurier, Chief Ellis, Brian Bischoff, Michael Leahy, David Mullen, and Captain Dennis Hercel.  

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