Police Capt. Scott Reinert is expected to be appointed Police Chief at tomorrow evening’s meeting of the Mayor and Council, being viewed both in person at borough hall and on ZOOM at 7 p.m.
Reinert is expected to assume the top law enforcement post in the borough on March 1, at the retirement of current Chief David Rossbach.
Reinert, who is married and has four children and lives in Oceanport, will begin the new position at $150,000 annually.
A graduate of St. John Vianney High School, the police officer has been in law enforcement since 2007 when he was a Class II Special Officer with the Borough of Sea Girt. He joined the Atlantic Highlands department the following year as a dispatcher and became a patrolman in 2009. In 2005 he was promoted, to sergeant, in 2019 to detective, and last year he was promoted to Captain.