Deputies Graduate from Session 128 of the Northern Virginia Criminal Justice Training Academy
Sheriff Dana Lawhorne and his staff congratulate Deputy Patrick Crossey, Deputy Richard Garcia and Deputy Steven Shillingburg on their graduation from the Northern Virginia Criminal Justice Training Academy. The three deputies graduated with Session 128 in a ceremony at Dominion High School in Sterling on Wednesday, June 26, following nearly six months of deputy and law enforcement training, including emergency vehicle operation, firearms training, defensive tactics, jail and courthouse procedures, crash investigation, basic legal training and other important areas.
The Academy serves 17 participating law enforcement agencies: the Alexandria Police Department, Alexandria Sheriff’s Office, Arlington County Police Department, Arlington County Sheriff’s Office, City of Fairfax Police Department, City of Falls Church Police Department, City of Falls Church Sheriff’s Office, George Mason University Police Department, Leesburg Police Department, Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office, Manassas City Police Department, Manassas Park City Police Department, Middleburg Police Department, Northern Virginia Community College Police, Purcellville Police Department, Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Police and the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority Police.
Photo: (l-r) Deputy Patrick Crossey, Deputy Steven Shillingburg, Deputy Richard Garcia and Sheriff Dana Lawhorne.