Friday, August 21, 2015

Richmond Police Graduates 111th Basic Recruit Class

Aug. 20, 2015

WHAT:                   Richmond Police 111th Basic Recruit Class Graduation

WHEN:                   10 a.m. Friday, Aug. 21, 2015

WHERE:                 Cheek Theater, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, 200 N. Boulevard

BACKGROUND:     Chief Alfred Durham and the Richmond Police Department are proud to welcome 30 new officers to the force and invite the public to their graduation and swearing-in ceremony tomorrow.

The diverse recruit class includes a recruit from France, and other recruits from states like Maryland, New Jersey, Connecticut, North Carolina, and many from right here in Richmond. After 30 weeks of training at the Department’s Academy, the 111th Basic Recruit Class will immediately begin patrols, each assigned to a field training officer for the next eight weeks.

They will also begin just in time to assist with the Richmond Police Department’s activities surrounding the UCI bike race.

The entire Richmond Police Department would like to congratulate and welcome:

Brandon Ball
Christopher Brown
Darrian Carmichael
Jose Cartagena
Vincent Christel
Patrick Cooper
Edward Costley
Eugene Dandridge
Jesus Deras
Holly Donovan
Khalid Harris
Brianna Jackson
Akeem Jones
Jason Jones
Khaia Jones
Ryan Legros
Keegan Mills
Severin Odic
Ja’Kira Reid
Dominic Rivers
Raymond Rivera
Jovaughn Roberts
Tristan Rossetti
Christopher Saunders
Zachary Schebish
Adnan Selimovic
Mackinzey Shelstad
Jason Ward
Leary Wright
Ranna Zirakparvar