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Piedmont Regional Jail holds its second graduation ceremony for the Successful Living Program

Piedmont Regional Jail Authority held its second Graduation Ceremony of its evidence-based re-entry program Successful Living on December 12, 2022. In partnership with Crossroads Community Service Board, the 12 week evidence-based re-entry program helps male and female offenders to learn strategies to overcome barriers that lead to substance abuse and managing triggers. The Medication-Assisted Treatment …

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Deputy Secretary Tour

On December 15, 2022, Deputy Secretary Cleary (Public Safety and Homeland Security) and Special Assistant Jake Petzold tours Piedmont Regional Jail. Secretary Clary and Special Assistant Petzold were very appreciative and commended staff for the work they do each and every day. Pictured are (Left front) Chairwoman Tracey Gee, Superintendent Jerry Townsend, Special Assistant Petzold, …

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3rd Quarter Employee Recognition

On Thursday, December 8, 2022 Piedmont Regional Jail Authority held 3rd quarter employee recognition. Officer Edward Chappell was recognized for his perfect attendance and as Employee of the Quarter. Officer Elwood Green was given the Jerry R. Townsend Merit Award for his heroic actions and dedication in the line of duty.