Period __________ HR ______________
Lesson 2 – County Government
Directions: Read chapter 12, Lesson 2 and complete the outline below with information from the reading, choosing facts you believe to be important as well.
Bergen County Executive, James J. Tedesco
Sheriffs, DAs, and More
department does things like _maintain the county jail, provide court security, deliver court orders, etc., prisoner transport_______. They also share law enforcement duties with the _local police departments____. (elected)
Anthony Cureton, Bergen County Sheriff
(2nd African American to be sheriff. Up for re-election.)
investigates crimes, charges criminals, and prosecutes cases in court___. This position is called the county prosecutor in New Jersey.
Mark Musella, Bergen County Prosecutor
John S. Hogan, Bergen County Clerk (up for re-election)
Some Interesting “Counties” Facts: