Press Release - Eighteen Corrections Officer's graduate Basic Corrections Academy
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
(Romulus, NY) 05-16-13 Eighteen new corrections officers began their careers today after graduating from the 6th annual Basic Corrections Officer Academy held at the Seneca County Sheriff’s Office. The Corrections Officers representing the Seneca, Livingston, Wayne and Ontario County Sheriff’s Office completed the seven week, 246 hour Basic Corrections Academy which is mandated for all Corrections Officers working in local Correctional Facilities across New York State.
Seneca County Sheriff Jack Stenberg and Undersheriff Gary Sullivan were joined by Livingston County Sheriff Jack York, Wayne County Sheriff Barry Virts and Ontario County Corrections Lt. Chris Smith in congratulating the graduates and conferring their certificates of completion. Command representatives from each of the Sheriff’s Office’s joined over 100 family, friends and invited guests of the graduates honoring their graduation.
Correction recruit candidates received both classroom and practical instruction in such topics as Ethic’s, Constitutional Law, Search and Seizure, Security and Supervision, Stress Management, Incident prevention management, Fire Prevention, Crime Scene preservation, First Aid, CPR, Defensive Tactics, Chemical Agents, Firearms, Effective Communication, Direct Supervision, Suicide Prevention and Inmate Classification. Course instructors came from all Divisions of the Seneca County Sheriff’s Office.
“This by far has been the largest graduating class to date since we began hosting and delivering the Basic Corrections Academy in 2009” said Sheriff Jack Stenberg. “We long ago recognized the personnel we have here at the Sheriff’s Office were more than capable of delivering a quality educational experience and the graduation today demonstrates once again that other Sheriff’s believe in us too” continued Stenberg.The following graduates began their corrections careers today:
Seneca County Sheriff’s Office Livingston County Sheriff’s Office
Shelli R. DiCicco Heather M.Benjamin
Michael D. Hefferon Jennifer M. Boyer
Jason R. Hurdle Jonathan M. Canty-Marozzi
Zachary P. Nelson Ronald Merrick
Joshua N. Schreier Joshua A. Parmele
Matthew J. Stahlnecker Jamie L. Sargeant
David J. Standish Jr. Kerry Ann Wood
Ontario County Sheriff’s Office Wayne County Sheriff’s Office
Richard M. Avery Jodi A. Hares
Jessica F. Roach Jacquelyn K. Thompson