VIDEO: Atlantic County Detective Named 2015 Investigator of the Year


ATLANTIC COUNTY - Officials at the Atlantic County Sheriff's Department are praising one of their own.
Detective Anthony Branca was recently named the 2015 Investigator of the Year by the United States Marshall's Service - New York New Jersey Regional Task Force.
Branca was named to the task force in 2011 and was assigned as a lead investigator in the last year.
The task force's mission is to locate and apprehend fugitives wanted for violent crimes in both the New Jersey and New York areas.
Over the past year, Branca's work led to the arrest of more than 50 fugitives, five of whom had been on the run since the 1990s and many since the early 2000s.

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