Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Richmond Police Graduates 112th Basic Recruit Class

May 18, 2016

WHAT:                     Richmond Police 112th Basic Recruit Class Graduation

WHEN:                    10 a.m. Thursday, May 19, 2016

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

BACKGROUND:     Chief Alfred Durham and the Richmond Police Department are proud to welcome 22 new officers to the force and invite the public to their graduation and swearing-in ceremony tomorrow.

The diverse recruit class includes recruits from Bolivia, Honduras and Liberia, and others from states like California, Indiana, North Carolina and Kansas as well as many from right here in Virginia. After 30 weeks of training at the Department’s Academy, the 112th Basic Recruit Class will immediately begin patrols, each assigned to a field training officer for the next eight weeks.

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

Jermaine Addy
Sean Alston
Juan Arze
Justin Assenat
Torian Bailey
Dominic Colombo
Dominique Compton
Bryan Ferreiras
Roscoe Friday
David Goodwin
Willy Hernandez
Cole Kelly
Brendan Leavy
Rashad Martin
Nickolas Mechling
Nicholas Odehnal
Douglas Peppel
Oscar Reyes
Ronald Slade
Jason Smith
Efrain Villalobos
Jason Whitehead