Montgomery County Jail Field Training Officers graduation 2019

New Jail Field Training Officers were sworn in by Sheriff John Fuson on Sept. 27.

Ryan Foster, Tyler Lee, Brian Patridge, Zachary Tomer, Krystal Wayman, and Ethan Wilkerson have completed the Montgomery County Sherriff’s Office Jail Field Training Officers (FTO) Program. 

In recognition of their achievement, Sheriff John Fuson held a commencement ceremony on Friday, Sept. 27. During the ceremony each deputy was sworn in and received a certificate of completion. 

The FTO Program provides new deputies with 430 hours of training through practical and classroom instruction. Each deputy learns constitutional and state law, department policy, firearms proficiency, and defensive tactics. They also complete a shift rotation in the detention center before assuming their permanent position.  

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