Passing of Correctional Police Officer Bernard Waddell, Sr.

The State PBA is sad to announce the passing of Hudson County Correctional Police Officer Bernard Waddell, Sr.  Officer Waddell, an officer with 28 of service, passed away after contracting the Coronavirus. 

His death is a grim reminder of the risks that our members face every day serving the public in the face of this pandemic.  We ask that you keep Officer Waddell’s family and colleagues in your prayers at this difficult time as we mourn his loss.