Jail and Correctional Officers Graduate
October 02, 2009

Forty-one jail and correctional officers from Wicomico, Worcester, Somerset, Dorchester, Caroline and Talbot counties graduated in the 76th entrance-level class of the Eastern Shore Criminal Justice Academy (ESCJA) operated by Wor-Wic Community College in Salisbury.

Graduation exercises, which were held in Guerrieri Hall on the college campus, featured a commencement address by Director Douglas C. Devenyns of the Wicomico County Department of Corrections.

Donald L. Rollyson Jr., an ESCJA instructor, presided at the ceremony. Awards of excellence were presented by agency representatives.

Graduates included Teresa L. Anderton, William S. Jackson Jr., Erik T. Mezick, Brady D. Sample, Joseph L. Thomas II, Kresha C. Tull and Donald J. Whittington of the Wicomico County Department of Corrections, Charles L. Bryant, Naomi D. Campbell and Jeffrey L. Douglas of the Worcester County Jail and Detention Center, Robert L. Adams, Adam W. Belton, Patricia M. Brown, Eric E. Chandler, Ryan D. Clopper, Mark T. Corbin Jr., Porirtia J. Gibbons, Michael C. Milbourne, Bruce A. Miller, Gerrena M. Morgan, Gregory W. Morgan, Christopher M. Pankratz, Donald A. Poso, Lorrie A. Roberts, Keith M. Schaffer, Robert J. Scott, Ronald A. Smith, Jason R. Staves, Ernest I. Steele Jr., Justin W. Steele, Lawrence E. Towles Jr., Daniel J. Townsend, Ryan J. Turcotte, Darrell R. Tyler, Aaron C. Wheatley and Thomas J. Whitney of the Eastern Correctional Institution, Kenneth E. Wilmer Jr. of the Somerset County Detention Center, Scott K. Judy of the Caroline County Jail and Detention Center, Timothy S. Ellis and Matthew H. Murphy of the Dorchester County Detention Center and Galen A. Mahon of the Talbot County Detention Center.

WICOMICO & WORCESTER GRADUATES. Wicomico and Worcester County jail and correctional officers who graduated in the 76th entrance-level class of the Eastern Shore Criminal Justice Academy operated by Wor-Wic Community College in Salisbury are shown, in the first row, from left, Charles L. Bryant, Naomi D. Campbell and Jeffrey L. Douglas of the Worcester County Jail and Detention Center. In the back, from left, are Teresa L. Anderton, William S. Jackson Jr., Erik T. Mezick, Brady D. Sample, Joseph L. Thomas II, Kresha C. Tull and Donald J. Whittington of the Wicomico County Department of Corrections.

SOMERSET GRADUATES. Somerset County jail and correctional officers who graduated in the 76th entrance-level class of the Eastern Shore Criminal Justice Academy operated by Wor-Wic Community College in Salisbury are shown, in the first row, from left, Kenneth E. Wilmer Jr. of the Somerset County Detention Center, and Robert L. Adams, Adam W. Belton, Patricia M. Brown, Eric E. Chandler and Ryan D. Clopper of the Eastern Correctional Institution (ECI). In the second row, from left, are Mark T. Corbin Jr., Porirtia J. Gibbons, Michael C. Milbourne, Bruce A. Miller, Gerrena M. Morgan, Gregory W. Morgan, Christopher M. Pankratz, Donald A. Poso and Lorrie A. Roberts of the ECI. In the back row, from left, are Keith M. Schaffer, Robert J. Scott, Ronald A. Smith, Jason R. Staves, Ernest I. Steele Jr., Justin W. Steele, Lawrence E. Towles Jr., Daniel J. Townsend, Ryan J. Turcotte, Darrell R. Tyler, Aaron C. Wheatley and Thomas J. Whitney of the ECI.

UPPER SHORE GRADUATES. Upper Shore jail and correctional officers who graduated in the 76th entrance-level class of the Eastern Shore Criminal Justice Academy operated by Wor-Wic Community College in Salisbury are shown, from left, Scott K. Judy of the Caroline County Jail and Detention Center, Timothy S. Ellis and Matthew H. Murphy of the Dorchester County Detention Center and Galen A. Mahon of the Talbot County Detention Center.