ACPO RECOGNIZES CHIEF OF COUNTY INVESTIGATORS BRUCE K. DESHIELDS WHO CELEBRATES 40 YEARS OF LAW ENFORCEMENT SERVICE THIS MONTH


MAYS LANDING- During this month, ACPO will recognize Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office Chief of County Investigators Bruce DeShields who has reached 40 years of law enforcement service!
For the last 4 decades the Chief of County Investigators DeShields has committed himself to protecting and serving many communities in New Jersey.

ACPO Chief of County Investigators Bruce K. DeShields and ACPO Capt. Pat Snyder.
“I have witnessed and admired his dedication to his co-workers. But more importantly, his unwavering belief in what we were doing for the families who were impacted by violence. For all the time spent… he never once complained. It’s not in his character which was formed under his father who served honorably in the USMC,” said ACPO Capt. Pat Snyder who previously worked for Chief DeShields as a Sergeant in the Major Crimes Unit, and the pair then also worked as Major Crimes co-lieutenants.
Prior to his service with the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office, Chief of Atlantic County Investigators Bruce DeShields served as a Patrol Officer with the Riverside Township Police Department, the State of New Jersey, Human Services Police Department and the Richard Stockton Police Department.
Chief DeShields began his service at the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office in August 1989, as a County Investigator. During the 33 years that have followed at the ACPO, Chief DeShields climbed the ranks and has served as a County Investigator, Sergeant of County Investigators, Lieutenant of County

ACPO Chief of County Investigators Bruce K. DeShields and ACPO Capt. Kevin Hincks.

Investigators, Captain of County Investigators and in September 2019, he made history as the ACPO’s first African American Chief of County Investigators.

“I have always considered him a great mentor and after the length of time he has spent in law enforcement it is obvious he isn’t doing it for the money, he does it because of the passion he has for the job. It was a very proud moment for me to watch him become the Chief of this agency. He has been successful in each unit he has worked. He truly brings people together,” Capt. Snyder said.

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Anyone with information involving serious crimes is asked to call the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office at 609-909-7800 or go to the Prosecutor’s Office Web site at http://www.acpo.org/tips.html and provide information by filling out the form anonymously on the Submit a Tip page. People can also call Crime Stoppers at 609-652-1234 or 1-800-658-8477(TIPS) or visit the Crime Stoppers Website at http://www.crimestoppersatlantic.com/. Crime Stoppers offers cash rewards for information leading to the arrest and indictment of those who commit crimes in Atlantic County.

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