posted on April 03, 2014 13:00
News release from the Genesee County Sheriff's Office:
The Genesee County Sheriff’s Office recently hired Joseph D. Loftus to fill the position of Deputy Sheriff; a position that was left vacant by a Deputy Sheriff who was promoted to Sergeant earlier in the year.
Deputy Loftus is a 1997 graduate from LeRoy High School. Following high school, Deputy Loftus earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Criminal Justice, graduating Cum Laude, from Brockport State College. Deputy Loftus was previously employed by LeRoy Police Department and McNeil/AECOM Security. Deputy Loftus recently graduated from the Rural Police Training Academy at Genesee Community College on March 7, 2014, and was Captain of his class. The keynote speaker at the graduation was the Federal Security Director of the Greater Rochester International Airport, John McCaffrey.
Sheriff Maha stated, “Deputy Loftus has been participating in our 14-week field training program and is performing exceptionally well. He will be a great addition to our road patrol.”
(Photo, left to right: Sheriff Gary T. Maha, Deputy Joseph D. Loftus, Undersheriff William A. Sheron, Jr.)