Administration

Jennifer Webb-McRae

Prosecutor

Jennifer Webb-McRae is a native of Vineland, New Jersey. She is a proud graduate of the Vineland Public School System, Glassboro State University and Rutgers – Camden School of Law (where she earned her law degree in 1994). She is also a graduate of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers College in Macon, Georgia.… read more »

Harold B. Shapiro

First Assistant Prosecutor

Harold B. Shapiro is currently the First Assistant Prosecutor for Cumberland County, having held that position since 2010. Shapiro was educated in the Vineland Public Schools and graduated from Vineland High School in 1966.  He received his Bachelor of Arts from Syracuse University, cum laude in 1970.  In 1971 Shapiro received a Master of Arts… read more »

Richard Necelis

Chief of Detectives

Chief of County Investigators/Detectives Richard E. Necelis began his career in law enforcement with the New Jersey State Police in 1986. He initially worked as a road Trooper and during the course of his career he advanced through the ranks to Detective, Sergeant, Lieutenant and Captain, where he was responsible for numerous criminal investigations and… read more »

E. Ronald Cuff Jr.

Chief of Staff

Chief of Staff E. Ronald Cuff Jr., has an excess of thirty-seven (37) years in the field of Law Enforcement/Criminal Justice, serving the citizens of Cumberland County.  He began his career in Law Enforcement on December 22, 1980 with the Cumberland County Sheriff's Office.  In April of 1987, he transferred to the Bridgeton Police Department.… read more »

Lorena Diaz (Pelaez)

Victim/Witness Coordinator

Lorena Diaz (Pelaez) joined the Cumberland County Prosecutor’s Office in 2006. She worked as a Victim Witness Advocate for 11 years. During this time, she also served as a Domestic Violence Outreach Advocate, where she served Spanish speaking residents of Cumberland County to increase awareness on Domestic Violence. The experience she gained was instrumental in… read more »