Wayne County Sheriff Barry Virts recently announced the promotion of correction officer Joseph Hendler, 25, of Lyons, to the rank of sergeant.
Hendler is an almost five-year veteran of the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office Jail Facility, having joined Sept. 29, 2012.
His duties will be essential to the correction officers he is accountable for, the inmates under his legal responsibility and all the individuals that enter the jail facility to visit, do business or provide programming. All will depend on his professionalism for their safety, security and the good working order of the jail facility.