The Sheriff’s Fugitive Unit works with local, state and federal agencies throughout the country to locate and apprehend those wanted by Burlington County. The Fugitive Unit also apprehends individuals wanted from other jurisdictions who may be living in Burlington County. The detectives assigned to the Fugitive Unit are part of NY/NJ Marshals Regional Fugitive Task Force, rounding up fugitives throughout the state of New Jersey. An average of 900 fugitive warrants are active yearly in Burlington County. Additionally, the fugitive unit handles all extradition matters for agencies in Burlington County.
All calls made to the Sheriff's Fugitive Unit are confidential. The number is 609-265-5943.