Fire Departments and EMS visit jail
Published 8:55 am Friday, January 19, 2024
Local fire departments and EMS recently participated in an emergency management tour at Piedmont Regional Jail. The participants were from Pamplin, Farmville, Rice, Hampden Sydney, Prospect, Meherrin and Darlington Heights Fire Departments.
Prince Edward Rescue Squad was also able to participate. During this tour, the participants were able to discuss safety/response enhancements and possible emergency situations. Piedmont Regional Jail Authority officials said they appreciate the above agencies for their willingness to participate in the tour. Superintendent Townsend acknowledged that the citizens of Prince Edward County and Piedmont Regional Jail Authority appreciates all they do to keep the citizens of Prince Edward County safe.