On Friday, February 17, 2017, Sussex County Prosecutor Francis A. Koch, installed Detective Douglas Porter, of the Sussex County Prosecutor's Office, as a monitor of the Hamburg Police Department. Detective Porter will be assigned to the Hamburg Police Department indefinitely. Detective Porter has more than 46-years of experience in law enforcement. He is a retired Lieutenant with the New Jersey State Police, and was formerly a Station Commander at the Sussex and Perryville State Police barracks. The Borough of Hamburg, and Police Director Wayne Yahm, have been cooperative with Detective Porter's new assignment in Hamburg.
Copy of letter installing Detective Porter.