Piedmont Regional Jail Congratulates New Academy Graduates

Congratulations to Officer Jeffrey Belcher and Officer Keyshawn Diming who successfully completed Central Virginia Criminal Justice Academy Basic Jailor Class #122.  Graduation was held September 6, 2022 in Lynchburg, Virginia to recognize their dedication in becoming certified by the Department of Criminal Justice Services as a certified Jail Officer in the state of Virginia.  Basic Jailor course is a 12-week course that consists of Firearms, Defensive Tactics and DCJS objectives including Code of Virginia.  They are required to pass each test (10 total) and practical with 100%.  PRJA is proud of both Officer Belcher and Officer Diming’s accomplishments.  Pictured above is Officer Belcher and Officer Diming with Superintendent Jerry Townsend.