Livingston County Sheriff Thomas J. Dougherty is proud to announce the graduation of two new Deputy Sheriffs from the Finger Lakes Law Enforcement Academy (FLLEA). Deputy Morganne Harrington of Groveland and Deputy Brent Gibbs of Leicester, officially graduated August 1 at a ceremony held at the Canandaigua Academy.
Deputy Harrington previously served as a full time Deputy in the Jail Division and will now serve as a full time member of the Road Patrol Division.
Deputy Gibbs previously served in a part time capacity in the Jail Division as a Deputy and will now serve as a part time member of the Road Patrol Division.
Both Deputies have completed their mandatory 160 hours of field training for the academy and will now continue their field training for the Sheriff’s Office standards.
Deputies Harrington and Gibbs received special recognition from Director Charles Koerner who leads the Finger Lakes Law Enforcement Academy for their achievements during the academy. Deputy Harrington earned the top academic recruit award and Deputy Gibbs earned the “Top Gun” award for being the most precise shooter in the graduating class.
Several members of the Sheriff’s Office attended the graduation in support of Deputies Harrington and Gibbs. Pictured above from left to right are Sheriff Dougherty, Chief Deputy Jason Yasso, Deputy Brent Gibbs, Deputy Morganne Harrington, Undersheriff Matt Bean and Chief Deputy Matt Burgess. Also attending were Deputies Adam Swanson, Chad Eaton and Bailey Moag.