Jefferson Township Police Officer of the Month for September is Detective Justin Gjelsvik. Detective Gjelsvik has been a Jefferson Township resident since 1976.

Gjelsvik graduated with a Associate’s Degree from County College of Morris. Before becoming a police officer he worked for the Morris County Sheriff’s Office as a corrections officer for six years.

Detective Gjelsvik also recently took part in the department’s annual Junior Police Academy.

Jefferson Township Police Department’s September Police Officer of the Month, Detective Justin Gjelsvik. (Photo: Jefferson Township Police Department)