Deputy First Class Joseph C. Heydens retired from the Air Force in 1992. He worked in the state prisons for seven years with the Virginia Dept of Corrections. Deputy Heydens was hired with Loudoun County Sheriff's Office on July 8th, 2002 where he worked in the Adult Detention Center. He was reassigned to the D.A. R.E. program for the 2006 - 2007 school year. This is his third year with D.A.R.E and his second year with Algonkian Elementary. He is looking forward to working with all of you.