Administration

Chief Daniel Comune

Email: DComune@peqtwp.org

Chief Comune was born and raised in Pompton Plains and attended Hillview Elementary, Pequannock Valley Middle School and the Pequannock Township High School graduating in 1993. He then attended William Paterson University, graduating in 1997 with a bachelor’s degree in Sociology with a concentration in Criminal Justice. He attended the Morris County Police Academy in 1998 and was hired by the Pequannock Township Police Department in January of 1999. Chief Comune has served the department as a Patrolman, Patrol Sergeant, Detective Sergeant, Traffic Sergeant, Patrol Lieutenant, and Police Captain before being promoted to Chief of Police in December of 2020.

Captain Kevin Nelson

Email: Knelson@peqtwp.org 

Captain Kevin Nelson grew up in Pequannock Township and graduated from Pequannock High School in 1989. He attended Montclair State University and graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in 1994. He was hired as a Patrolman with the Pequannock Township police department in 1996 after attending the Morris County Police Academy through the alternate route program. He was promoted to Sergeant in 2011 and has previously been assigned to the patrol division, community services/traffic bureau and the detective bureau.

Lieutenant Robert Brown

Email: Rbrown@peqtwp.org 

Lieutenant Robert Brown grew up in Butler Boro and currently resides in Pequannock Township.  He graduated from Butler High School in 1995.  He then attended Montclair State University and graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree.  He was hired as a Patrolman with the Pequannock Township Police Department in 2003 after attending the Morris County Police Academy through the Alternate Route program.  He was promoted to Sergeant in 2015.  He was next promoted to Lieutenant in 2017 where he was assigned to the Detective Bureau and Internal Affairs unit.  Lieutenant Brown is currently assigned as the Patrol Division Commander. 

Detective Lieutenant Kevin Ricciardi

Email: Kricciardi@peqtwp.org 

Lieutenant Kevin Ricciardi grew up in Pompton Lakes and graduated from Pompton Lakes High School in 2001. He attended York College of Pennsylvania and graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in 2005. He was hired as a Patrolman with the Pequannock Township Police Department in 2006 after attending the Morris County Police Academy through the alternate route program. He was promoted to Sergeant in 2018 and has previously been assigned to the patrol division and the detective bureau, as well as served as the K-9 Handler for the department.