During swearing-in and badge presentation ceremonies held at the beginning of the Davidson town board’s Sept. 25 meeting, four officers were officially installed as new members of the Davidson Police Department force.
Mayor Rusty Knox, left, presided at the ceremonies, joined by Davidson Police Chief Penny Dunn, right. New Davidson officers are, from left, Darin Salter, Kenny McDaniel, Joe Calandra and A.J. Heitmann.
Salter, from Denver, and Heitmann, from St. Louis, were participants in a North Carolina law enforcement class at Central Piedmont Community College that also included Dunn. McDaniel is originally from New Bern, and Calandra recently relocated to the area from New Jersey.