Sheriff's Department Promotions

[Above Photo Caption: Colonel Randy Wilkinson with daughters Katie (L) and Lindsay (R)]

Sheriff's Department Promotions

In its meeting on January 16, the Washington County Board of County Commissioners saw Sheriff Doug Mullendore present promotions of 8 officers in the Patrol and Detention Center Divisions.
Vacancies in the Patrol Division occurred when Mullendore was elected Sheriff.
Filling the Chief Deputy Colonel position is Randy Wilkinson, promoted from Major.
The Patrol Commander/Major rank in that Division is filled by Captain Robert Leatherman's promotion.
The Professional Services position is a new position filled at the rank of Major by Sam Billotti, retired from the Frederick County Sheriff's Department. That position will enable officers to receive proper certifications and ensure compliance with regulations. Billotti has a law degree from the University of Maryland.
In the Detention Center Deputy First Class (DFC) Daniel F. Harrison is promoted to Corporal.
Promoted to Deputy First Class effective January 13, 2006, were Deputy Robert Long, Deputy William Mills, and Deputy Robert Reid.