NEWS: Ruffin Named Correctional Officer of the Year at EMCF




January 3, 2019

Sgt. Willie Ruffin, a transportation supervisor at the East Mississippi Correctional Facility was named Correctional Officer of the Year for Management and Training Corporation, District IV in the state of Mississippi.

Ruffin, who started his career at EMCF in 2002, has perfect attendance and has not called in or been late in the past six years. Among his duties are making sure that offenders are on time for court orders, medical appointments, and transfers to and from other facilities. He also teaches transportation and communications classes to new cadets.