Jail and Correctional Officers Graduate
February 28, 2005

Thirty-four jail and correctional officers from Wicomico, Worcester, Somerset and Talbot counties graduated in the 61st 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 Shirley Washington-White, assistant warden of programs and services at the Eastern Correctional Institution (ECI) in Princess Anne.

James M. Beatty Sr., director of the ESCJA, presided at the ceremony. Gloria A. Herndon, administrator of correctional training for the Maryland Police and Correctional Training Commissions in Woodstock, Md., gave the closing remarks. Awards of excellence were presented by agency representatives.

Graduates included Sondra Arsenault, Mandy J. Bafitis, Anita L. Ballard, Rozlyn A. Bratten, Sabrina E. Brown, Tonya D. Bunting, Kimberly A. Davis, Bobby J. Doyle, Randolph J. Duprey Jr., Erin N. Evans, Denise R. Gammon, Patricia L. Gattis, Thomas L. Golt Jr., Robert A. Gunter Jr., Cameo A. Hake, Arthur T. Jones Jr., Victoria T. Jones, Erica T. King, Deborah L. Lankford, Anntoinette M. Maddox, Kenneth D. Massey, Kanesha N. Milbourne, Lindi A. Morgan, Toni L. Richards, Raven M. Roberts, PaShawnda R. Taylor, Kevin J. Wallace, Shynell S. Ward and Tameca S. Whitney of the ECI, Stephon L. Shivers and Stephan L. White of the Wicomico County Department of Corrections, Jeffrey L. DeBreaux and John R. Hatfield of the Worcester County Jail and Detention Center and Christopher I. Buda of the Talbot County Detention Center.

WICOMICO, WORCESTER AND TALBOT GRADUATES. Jail and correctional officers from Wicomico, Worcester and Talbot counties who graduated in the 61st 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 to right, Stephon L. Shivers and Stephan L. White of the Wicomico County Department of Corrections. In the back row are Jeffrey L. DeBreaux and John R. Hatfield of the Worcester County Jail and Detention Center and Christopher I. Buda of the Talbot County Detention Center.

SOMERSET GRADUATES. Jail and correctional officers from the Eastern Correctional Institution in Princess Anne who graduated in the 61st 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, Sondra Arsenault, Mandy J. Bafitis, Anita L. Ballard, Rozlyn A. Bratten, Sabrina Edwards-Brown, Tonya D. Bunting and Kimberly A. Davis. In the second row, from left, are Bobby Jo Doyle, Randolph J. Duprey Jr., Erin N. Evans, Denise R. Gammon, Patricia L. Gattis, Thomas L. Golt Jr., Robert A. Gunter Jr., Cameo A. Hake and Victoria T. Jones. In the back row, from left, are Arthur T. Jones Jr., Erica T. King, Deborah L. Lankford, Anntoinette M. Maddox, Kenneth D. Massey, Kanesha N. Milbourne, Lindi A. Morgan, Toni L. Richards, Raven M. Roberts, PaShawnda R. Taylor, Kevin J. Wallace, Shynell S. Ward and Tameca S. Whitney.