Sweet Home High School alum earns jail certification
March 8, 2023
Former Sweet Home resident Jeremy Jewell, a lieutenant in the Benton County Sheriff's Office, recently became the only officer of his rank in the state to earn the designation of Certified Jail Manager from the American Jail Association.
Jewell graduated from Sweet Home High School in 1995 and moved on to Linn-Benton Community College, where he majored in criminal justice. As part of the graduation requirement he interned with the Benton County Sheriff's Office, which led to a part-time job in the Benton County Jail, and later to full-time employment in the jail in 1999.
Since then he's m...