Police Officer Eric Weyand was named “Officer of the Year” at the Board of Commissioners meeting on Wednesday, April 11, 2018 in town hall. Mayor Nicholas Sacco and the commissioners presented Officer Weyand with a plaque and a proclamation congratulating him for his achievement.
Despite only joining the NBPD in November 2015, Officer Weyand has distinguished himself as a role model and an integral part of the team by leading the department in criminal arrests and traffic enforcement. He has excelled in his performance evaluations and officer productivity, and has been an exemplary employee.
The command staff of the North Bergen Police Department has a longstanding tradition of honoring exceptional personnel and selects an officer of the year every year. Police Officer Eric Weyand, the 2017 Officer of the Year, looks forward to a position with the NBPD’s detective bureau.