June 10, 2014 15:32
The Salem Police Department welcomed Officer Benjamen A. Taylor to the force on Monday, June 9, during a swearing-in ceremony at the Public Safety Building on Calhoun Street.
Taylor graduated from Carroll County High School and then earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Applied Criminology from Ferrum College in 2013. He is a native of the Carroll County community, Dugspur.
He will begin 18 weeks of training at Cardinal Criminal Justice Academy on June 16.