|COMMUNICATIONS AND RECORDS|
After joining the department in August 1994, Annecchiarico was assigned to the Patrol Division. In 1999 he was assigned to the Investigations Division until returning to the Patrol Division in 2005. In 2008 he was reassigned to the Investigations Division until 2011 when he was promoted to Sergeant and assinged to lead a patrol squad. Some of his training includes Practical Homicide Investigation, High Intensity Drug Trafficking Areas (HIDTA), and Accident Investigation. He is a former Field Training Officer. Det. Annecchiarico's awards include two Knights of Columbus Shield Awards, the 1998 Americanism Award/Police Officer of the Year from the Musconetcong American Legion Post 278, an Exceptional Duty Award, an Honorable Service award, a Grand Cordon and an Educational Achievement award. In 2005 Annecchiarico participated in the Hurricane Katrina relief effort coordinated by the State of New Jersey and designated as “Operation LEAD” (Louisiana Emergency Assistance Deployment).
He is a graduate of Kean College and holds a B.A. degree. He is a member of the Italian American Police Society as well as a member of the Blue Knights NJ IX Motorcycle Club.