FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
December 21, 2016
Kraig Troxell, Public Information Officer, 703-771-5278
Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625
LCSO Welcomes 12 New Recruits at 135th Session of NVCJTA
Loudoun County, VA- The Loudoun County Sheriff's Office welcomed twelve new deputies at the 135th session of the Northern Virginia Criminal Justice Training Academy (NVCJTA).
The new deputies are Randall Brown, Justin Denton, Bradley Foster, Courtni Green, Jason Keefer, Timothy Kjellman, Tyler Nichols, Peter Pao, Sean Plummer, Gerald Presson, Gregory Thomas, and Jonathan Walker.
During Tuesday's graduation ceremony, Deputy Plummer received the Directors Award for the Combined Basic Deputy Sheriff School for being first in his class in the session. This award is based on the highest overall academic score taken from grades achieved in the academic exams, firearms training, and driver training. Deputy Walker took second in the class for this award.
Deputy Plummer also received the top overall male Physical Fitness Award for the entire 135th session. Deputy Keefer took third place in the class for this award. Deputy Kjellman took third place in firearms proficiency for the session.
After the ceremony, Sheriff Mike Chapman congratulated the graduates and expressed his pride in their accomplishments during the session. "I welcome these graduates into the Loudoun Sheriff's Office and look forward to expanding our fine agency of talented, professional and dedicated personnel," said Sheriff Chapman.
The NVCJTA provides training to agencies from the Northern Virginia area including the Arlington County Police Department, Arlington County Sheriff's Office, City of Alexandria Police Department, City of Alexandria Office of the Sheriff, City of Manassas Police Department, George Mason University Police Department, Loudoun County Sheriff's Office, Metro Transit Police Department, Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority Police, Northern Virginia Community College Police Department and Town of Leesburg Police Department.