Danville Jail

From left are: Master Deputy Brooks, Cpt. Petty and Master Deputy Harper.

Danville Sheriff Mike Mondul announced today that the Danville City Jail received a perfect rating during a recent jail inspection by the Virginia Department of Corrections.

The inspection covered a one-year time period and was comprised of 43 Life, Health and Safety Standards established by the VA DOC.

"Understandably, I am very proud of the supervisors and staff in the jail for their efforts to make this achievement possible," Mondul said in a press release. "Managing these standards in a jail built in the 1970s is a testament to the commitment to excellence by the men and women in the Danville Sheriff's Office. I appreciate and applaud their efforts to maintain a top-notch facility.

Mondul offered special recognition to Cpt. Carrington Petty, Master Deputy Brooks and Master Deputy Harper for their efforts during the preparatory period leading up to the inspection.

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.