The Somerville Rescue Squad is an all volunteer organization serving the community since 1928. Celebrating 90 years of Volunteer Service in 2018 -- the squad is the oldest inland rescue squad in New Jersey and one of the oldest non-hospital based EMS agency in the United States.
Chief of Department
- Councilman Dennis Sullivan
EMS & Special Operations Line Officers
- Deputy Chief - Jason Kerestes, EMT
- Captain - Linette Merced, EMT
- Lieutenant - Alice Condo, EMT
Technical Rescue Line Officers
- Deputy Chief - Mike Lapotasky, EMT
- Captain - Shaun Bigelow, EMT
- Lieutenant - Gabe Cruz, EMT
- President - James Barry EMT
- Vice President - Steve Weinman, RN, CEN, EMT
- Treasurer - LeRoy Gunzelman, III
- Secretary - Glenn Barry, EMT
The Somerville Rescue Squad is comprised of over 80 volunteers faithfully serving the residents and visitors of Somerville and Raritan.
The squad is always looking for volunteer members. Call 908-526-4545 for information.