On Friday Oct. 29, Sheriff Kevin E. Walsh held a brief swearing in ceremony for 13 new sheriff's deputies.
The recruits will be assigned to the Sheriff's Office Custody Department and will begin supervising inmates housed in the Onondaga County Justice Center after completing a 14-week academy.
The newly appointed deputies will attend the Central New York Correctional Law Enforcement Academy held at the Onondaga County Justice Center and will be accompanied by two recruits from the Cayuga County Sheriff's Office.
Recruits sworn in are:
Brittany Bridenbaker, 23, of Tully
Martin Cooper, 43, of Clay
Jordan Dodge, 21, of Clay
Lucas Ferrin, 28, of Auburn
Christopher Harrington, 24, of Liverpool
Lorenzo Howard, 36, of Syracuse
Kevin Koehler, 36, of Clay
Brian Lynch, 25, of Clay
Misty Mitchell, 34, of Cicero
Joseph O'Neil, 24, of Salina
David Reschke, 22, of Salina
Loretta Konieczko, 24, of Lysander
Patrick McLaughlin, 32, of Camillus