Lance Saunders, the President of the “Friends of the Camden County Child Advocacy Center” is a retired Lieutenant of the Camden County Prosecutor’s Office. He retired as Lieutenant of the Major Crimes Unit December 2021. Throughout his 28 years at the Prosecutor’s Office, a total of 10 years were spent investigating physical and sexual abuse of children in Camden County. While serving as the Unit Commander of the Child Abuse Unit in 2014, he and then Deputy First Assistant, Grace MacAulay, spearheaded the name change of the Unit from the “Child Abuse Unit” to the “Special Victims Unit.” Lance has instructed Juvenile Detention Officers at the Camden County Police Academy on the subject of Child Abuse. Lance received his Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice from Stockton University.