In March of 2017, Master Deputy Logan Pruett completed Field Training school to become a Field Training Deputy for our office.
On April 14, 2017, Deputy Steve Ferguson retired from the office with 15 years of service to the citizens of Salem and over 40 years law enforcement service in the Roanoke Valley.
On May 11, 2017, this office received its fourth accreditation award from the Virginia Law Enforcement Professional Standards Commission.
On July 16, 2017, Sergeant Steve Garber was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant. He will supervise the Sergeant position and oversee all front-line court security operations.
On July 30, 2017, Master Deputy Brian Herndon was promoted to the rank of Sergeant. He will be responsible for the daily, front-line supervision of appointees.