Retired Lieutenant of the North Bergen Police Department after over 23 years in law enforcement and a passionate advocate for his community. Henry Marrero continues his public service to the people of New Jersey.
In 1997, Hudson County Jail hired Henry as a Corrections Officer. He was later promoted to Lead Investigator in the Gang Unit where he worked for four and a half years. In 2001, Henry reached yet another milestone as he was called upon to join the Hudson County Sheriff’s Office. When the opportunity arose to return to his hometown, he accepted the transfer to the North Bergen Police Department where he served as a Sergeant for the Juvenile Gang Unit, member of the FBI Hostage Negotiation Team, Arson Investigator, Megan’s Law Investigator, and a member of the Emergency Response Team.
Working for his community motivates Henry forward as he eagerly awaits for another opportunity to advance his career and further give back to his community. For more than ten years, Henry has been dedicated to serving the people of his community and has been privileged to organize and participate in various charitable events for his hometown. Furthermore, as the parent of a son with special needs Henry is very dedicated to the Special Olympics, participating in the town of North Bergen and attending his son’s games. Henry has achieved the degree of Master Mason.
In his spare time, Henry pursues his lifelong passion for acting and is a member of the SAG/AFTRA union. He has participated in various local North Bergen theatre projects to enhance his acting skills and has appeared in various film and TV series such as Blue Bloods.
Henry currently resides in North Bergen, New Jersey with his wife and five children, and was awarded the 2013 Hoboken Chapter NAACP Officer of the Year Award.
*Armed Security Officer (ASO) Certified