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DATE/TIME: Tuesday, May 22nd, 2007 / 04:00 PM
SUBJECT:NEW CLASS OF CORRECTIONS OFFICERS GRADUATING WEDNESDAY

Chief Michael Geraci President of the Zone 5 Law Enforcement Training Academy executive board is pleased to announce that a ceremony for the first graduating class of county corrections officers from the Zone 5 Academy will take place Wednesday morning at 10 a.m. at Academy Headquarters at 121 Erie Boulevard in Schenectady.

The 25 officers from 6 Capital Region sheriffs departments have completed 8 weeks of basic corrections officers training at the Academy.

In addition to now training county corrections officers, the Academy also trains local and county police personnel, as well as state parole officers, from 10 Capital Region counties.