Palmer was hired as a Patrolman in 1980. He received his training at the New Jersey State
Police Academy. Chief Palmer's promotions were as follows, (Sgt. 1986, Lt. 1987, Capt.
1993, and to Chief in 1995). He received his Bachelor of Science Degree from Trenton State
College in 1993. Chief Palmer also graduated from the FBI National Academy in Quantico,
Va. in 1994. He currently resides in Wall Twp with his wife and Two children. Some of his
hobbies include Golfing, Softball and working out.