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Detention Officers Complete Certification


Students from Nash, Franklin, Granville and Pitt County Sheriff’s Offices completed Detention Officer training at Nash Community College on Friday, June 4, 2021. The certification includes 177 hours of instruction 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.
Pictured from left, Front row: Virginia Williams – Pitt County Sheriff’s Office; Enijah Grant – Granville County Sheriff’s Office; Tamia Garrett – Nash County Sheriff’s Office; Alexus Hyman – Granville County Sheriff’s Office; Back Row: Gabrielle Boyd – Granville County Sheriff’s Office; Mark Jordan – Pitt County Sheriff’s Office; Taira Blount – Granville County Sheriff’s Office; Ricky Crews – Franklin County Sheriff’s Office; Brandon Daniels – Nash County Sheriff’s Office; Wayne Lamm – NCC Detention Officer School Director