Six St. Mary's Correctional Officers Graduate From ERT Training

LEONARDTOWN, Md. – On Friday, May 13, 2022, six Correctional Officers from the St. Mary’s County Detention and Rehabilitation Center, graduated from a 56 hour ERT (Emergency Response Team) training course.

This was the first time an ERT course was hosted solely by officers/instructors from the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office.

ERT was established to be the immediate response to emergency incidents within the detention center. 

Courses covered during the training included riot control, cell extractions, hostage/barricade situations, and escort/transport of high-risk inmates.

Each officer received a graduation certificate and an ERT pin to wear on their uniform. Congratulations to our new ERT members!

Officer Charles Hibbard IV, Officer Christopher Hill, Officer Elijah Munn, Officer Jeremy Pelczar, Officer Jakob Tullos, and Officer Dayvon West. 

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  1. Congrats to all of the officers that graduated. Especially my grandson Officer Charles Hibbard IV.

  2. Congrats to all of the Officers who graduated. Keep up the good work. I am proud of all of the hard working officers.

  3. Congratulations!!Stay safe alot of crazy people in this world. I pray for all of our officers for God to keep each of you safe.May God Bless.

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