Cappo joins state police

APPOMATTOX, Va. — Trooper Jason Cappo, of Augusta County, joined the Virginia State Police after graduating from State Police Academy recently.

He received instruction in crime scene investigation, survival Spanish, judicial procedures, self-defense, cultural diversity and firearms to totaling hundreds of hours in coursing.

Jason is the son of Shirlee Cappo and Joseph Cappo, of Virginia, and the grandson of George and Beulah Neigler, of Racine. Jason also received a bachelor degree in criminal justice from James Madison University in Virginia in 2016.