WEST ORANGE, NJ - The West Orange Police Department will swear in nine new police officers on Friday, Sept. 5 at 5:30 p.m. at the Wilshire Grand Hotel, 350 Pleasant Valley Way.

The nine are graduating Thursday, Sept. 4 from the Essex County Police Academy 14-1 class in the Essex County College gymnasium in Newark. The newest additions to West Orange's finest are:

Matthew Reiss
Giovanni Rodriguez
Derrick Morrison
Vincent Manzella
Christopher Davis
Gregory Willis
Christopher Polizzano
Michael DelPlato
Andrew Ayre

The public is invited to attend the swearing-in ceremony.