Jail and Correctional Officers Graduate
September 27, 2011

Fifty-two jail and correctional officers from Wicomico, Worcester, Somerset, Dorchester and Caroline counties graduated in the 82nd 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 Warden Garry Mumford of the Worcester County Jail and Detention Center.

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

Graduates included Dorothy D. Fleet-Wyatt, Amber N. Garrison, Alphonzo L. Giddens Jr., Kehinde O. Olukoga, Chaun J. Rogers, Jacob A. Skarson and Shondra B. Williams of the Wicomico County Department of Corrections, Keith C. Collick, Jay B. Schiner, Dorran J. Smith and Johnathan M. Wharton of the Worcester County Jail and Detention Center, John W. Beckett, Mark J. Bednar Jr., Andrew M. Bentley, Vernon C. Collins Jr., Brian J. Cullen, Samuel H. Davis, James W. Decker Jr., Gregory F. Ennis, William T. Handy III, Christopher M. Helkowski, Corey B. Holland, Scott D. Horengic, Paul W. Hudson, Frank D. Johnson, William L. Laird Jr., Tony Locklear Jr., Jerric B. Lopez, Samuel D. Lopez, Vincent M. Malaney, Victoria J. Matthews, Arpadiana A. McCabe, Joshua S. Mechalske, Howard M. Pinn, Kenneth A. Platt, Ashley M. Rothgeb, Elwood M. Rybyzynske, Brandon R. Scott, Robert W. Shrieves, Bruce A. Smith, Kenneth L. Stade, Bryant L. Torney, Kelsey R. Travers, Shenika S. Tull, Stephen B. Tyndall, Stephen J. Wise and William W. Zittle Jr. of the Eastern Correctional Institution, Ralph N. Evans of the Somerset County Detention Center, Jonathan E. Christopher of the Caroline County Jail and Detention Center, and Joseph R. Carpenter, David J. Cochran and Kristy C. Jones of the Dorchester County Detention Center.

WICOMICO AND WORCESTER GRADUATES. Wicomico and Worcester County jail and correctional officers who graduated in the 82nd entrance-level class of the Eastern Shore Criminal Justice Academy operated by Wor-Wic Community College in Salisbury are shown in the front row, from left, Keith C. Collick, Jay B. Schiner, Dorran J. Smith and Johnathan M. Wharton of the Worcester County Jail and Detention Center. In the back, from left, are Dorothy D. Fleet-Wyatt, Amber N. Garrison, Alphonzo L. Giddens Jr., Kehinde O. Olukoga, Jacob A. Skarson and Shondra B. Williams of the Wicomico County Department of Corrections.

ECI GRADUATES I. Eastern Correctional Institution officers who graduated in the 82nd entrance-level class of the Eastern Shore Criminal Justice Academy operated by Wor-Wic Community College in Salisbury are shown in the front row, from left, John W. Beckett, Mark J. Bednar Jr., Andrew M. Bentley, Vernon C. Collins Jr., Brian J. Cullen, Gregory F. Ennis and William T. Handy III. In the back, from left, are Christopher M. Helkowski, Corey B. Holland, Scott D. Horengic, Paul W. Hudson, Frank D. Johnson, William L. Laird Jr. and Tony Locklear Jr.

ECI GRADUATES II. Eastern Correctional Institution officers who graduated in the 82nd entrance-level class of the Eastern Shore Criminal Justice Academy operated by Wor-Wic Community College in Salisbury are shown in the front row, from left, Vincent M. Malaney, Victoria J. Matthews, Arpadiana A. McCabe and Joshua S. Mechalske. In the second row, from left, are Howard M. Pinn, Kenneth A. Platt, Ashley M. Rothgeb, Elwood M. Rybyzynske, Brandon R. Scott, Robert W. Shrieves and Bruce A. Smith. In the back, from left, are Kenneth L. Stade, Bryant L. Torney, Kelsey R. Travers, Shenika S. Tull, Stephen B. Tyndall, Stephen J. Wise and William W. Zittle Jr.

UPPER SHORE GRADUATES. Dorchester and Caroline County jail and correctional officers who graduated in the 82nd entrance-level class of the Eastern Shore Criminal Justice Academy operated by Wor-Wic Community College in Salisbury are shown, from left, Joseph R. Carpenter, David J. Cochran and Kristy C. Jones of the Dorchester County Detention Center and Jonathan E. Christopher of the Caroline County Jail and Detention Center.