posted on April 03, 2014 11:59
News release from the Genesee County Sheriff's Office:
The Genesee County Sheriff’s Office recently filled two vacant Correction Officer positions with the hiring of East Bethany resident Jeremy J. Cyprus and Bergen resident Jason E. Johnston.
These two Correction Officers graduated in a class of 15 from the Niagara County Basic Corrections five-week Academy held at the Niagara County Jail on Tuesday, February 11, 2014. Correction Officer Cyprus was the Class President. The speaker at the graduation was New York State Commission of Correction Commissioner Thomas Loughren. Training at the academy included instruction in the care and custody of inmates, inmate supervision, defensive tactics, firearms training, and other topics pertaining to corrections.
Sheriff Gary T. Maha stated, “Correction Officers Cyprus and Johnston will be great assets to the Jail Bureau and excelled at the Corrections Academy”.
(pictured from left to right: Sheriff Gary T. Maha, Correction Officer Jeremy J. Cyprus, Correction Officer Jason E. Johnston, Former Jail Superintendent Edward M. Minardo)