Field Services

Field Services

Field Services reflects Virginia’s commitment to enhance public safety and improve criminal justice. Field Services provides statewide services to criminal justice agencies and criminal justice training academies to increase quality and ensure compliance with DCJS training directives. These services include:

  • Academy Certification/Recertification
  • Comprehensive Audits
  • Instructor Certification/Reinstatement
  • Exemptions/Waivers
  • Partial In-Service Credit
  • Training Extensions
  • Law Enforcement Certification Exam
  • Training Investigations
  • Technical Assistance
  • Agency Compliance Assessments (Employment, Annual Firearms Qualification, Speed Measurement Operator, Motor Carrier Safety Inspectors, Auxiliary Police)      

For additional information, please contact us.

Contact Information

Terry Montgomery, Field Services Coordinator, Region I
Division of Law Enforcement 
Virginia Department of Criminal Justice Services
terry.montgomery@dcjs.virginia.gov
804.840.7139

Region I:

Central Virginia Criminal Justice Academy
New River Criminal Justice Training Academy
Piedmont Criminal Justice Training Academy
Southwest Virginia Criminal Justice Training Academy

Mark Ammerman, Field Services Coordinator, Region II
Division of Law Enforcement
Virginia Department of Criminal Justice Services
mark.ammerman@dcjs.virginia.gov
804.840.6956 

Region II:

Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel Police Academy
Chesapeake City Sheriff’s Academy
Chesapeake Police Academy
Crater Criminal Justice Training Academy
Hampton Police Academy
Hampton Roads Criminal Justice Training Academy
Newport News Police Academy
Norfolk City Sheriff’s Office Academy
Norfolk Police Academy
Portsmouth City Sheriff’s Office Academy
Virginia Beach Police Academy
Virginia Beach Sheriff’s Office Academy 

Robert McHale, Field Services Coordinator, Region III
Division of Law Enforcement
Virginia Department of Criminal Justice Services
robert.mchale@dcjs.virginia.gov
804.229.2439

Region III:

Fairfax Criminal Justice Academy
Metro-Transit Police Academy
Northern Virginia Criminal Justice Training Academy
Prince William Police Academy

Frank Pitzer, Field Services Coordinator, Region IV
Division of Law Enforcement
Virginia Department of Criminal Justice Services
frank.pitzer@dcjs.virginia.gov
804.840.8673

Region IV:

Cardinal Criminal Justice Academy
Chesterfield County Police Academy
Chesterfield County Sheriff’s Office Academy
Department of Corrections-Academy for Staff Development
Department of Criminal Justice Services Training Academy
Hanover County Sheriff’s Office Academy
Henrico County Police Academy
Henrico County Sheriff’s Office Academy
Richmond City Sheriff’s Office Academy
Richmond Police Academy
Roanoke County Criminal Justice Academy
Roanoke Police Academy
Virginia Alcohol Beverage Control Law Enforcement Academy
Virginia Commonwealth University Police Academy
Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries Academy
Virginia State Police Academy  

David Hewes, Field Services Coordinator, Region V
Division of Law Enforcement
Virginia Department of Criminal Justice Services
david.hewes@dcsj.virginia.gov
804.837.9633 

Region V:

Central Shenandoah Criminal Justice Training Academy
Rappahannock Regional Criminal Justice Academy
Skyline Regional Criminal Justice Academy

Sharon Gray, Manager, Field Services
Division of Law Enforcement and Security Services
Virginia Department of Criminal Justice Services
1100 Bank Street
Richmond, VA 23219
sharon.gray@dcjs.virginia.gov

757.567.5690