Police Officer Elizabeth Savnik is a graduate of the Somerset Police Academy class 42-2009. She began her law enforcement career at the Middlesex County College Police Department in 2010. After completing over a year of service, she transferred to the Westfield Police Department, where she has been employed since September 2011.
She is currently the School Resource Officer for the Westfield School District. A School Resource Officer is a specialized position within the law enforcement profession. Being a School Resource Officer entails compassion, listening skills, mentoring, teaching, and most importantly caring for the community in which she serves. Besides working in the schools, she volunteers in many different organizations within the State of New Jersey. In May 2018, she participated in the Police Unity Tour which was her fourth completion as a rider. She greatly enjoys participating in activities and fundraising events in which she can help support her friends, family, and various organizations. She hopes to positively impact the different committees in which she has been appointed to so that others can grow from her efforts.