Jim McCabe, Mohave County Sheriff, congratulated and welcomed a class of nine Detention Officer Graduates on Wednesday, August 17, 2016.  During the ceremony Sheriff McCabe said, “You play a major role at the Adult Detention Facility and congratulations as you are about to embark on a career full of challenges”.

The graduation class included Tiffany Bui, Xavier Camacho, Joshua Cook, Walter Durham, Jesse Hall, Calvin Murphy, Jon Pifer, Alexander Ordonez and Arianna Zepeda.  The graduates successfully completed 4 weeks of academy training and will now undergo an additional 5 weeks of field training.  Before becoming a detention officer these recruits participated in a 1 day testing process, which included a written examination, a physical agility test and an interview before a three-member panel.  The next Detention Officer Recruit testing process is scheduled for October 3, 2016; anyone interested should contact the Mohave County Human Resources at (928) 753-0736.