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Students Complete Detention Officer Certification Course


Five students recently completed Detention Officer training at Nash Community College. Detention Officer Certification includes 179 hours of training designed to train qualified participants to function as officers in detention facilities. The course is governed by the North Carolina Sheriffs’ and North Carolina Criminal Justice Education and Training Standards Commissions. Students who completed the certification program are: (front row, from left) – Darren Hinson of Johnston County and Valeria Strickland of Johnston County with Instructor/Coordinator Law Enforcement In-Service Training Reuben Crumpton. Back row, from left – Avery Younger of Johnston County, Jessie Wade of Nash County and Joshua Holmes of Johnston County.