General Information

Name Joseph A. Wood
OpenOversight ID 78504
Department Decertified, Dismissed, & Wandering Ex-Police
Race Not Sure
Gender Male
Birth Year (Age) Data Missing
First Employment Date None
Number of known incidents 2
Currently on the force Yes

Assignment History

Department Job Title Badge No. Unit Start Date End Date
Decertified, Dismissed, & Wandering Ex-Police Officer, Previously Fired for Misconduct 2021-03-18
Decertified, Dismissed, & Wandering Ex-Police Other Unknown
Decertified, Dismissed, & Wandering Ex-Police Former Police Officer Charlottesville Police Department Unknown 2021-03-17


Incident Wandering-Officers-2023

Date Feb 25, 2023
Report # Wandering-Officers-2023
Department Decertified, Dismissed, & Wandering Ex-Police
Officers Joseph A. Wood , Matthew S. Riley , Robbie Oberholzer , Patrick Joseph Digirolamo , Tyler Ryan Timberlake , Seth Walker Layton , Christopher R. Paroskie , Christopher Shane Simpkins , Michael Neal Santare , Jacob Stratton , Drake Edward Judy , Edward J. Ryan , Kenneth N. Werts , Paul L. Brothers Iv , Polly F. Griffin , Rodney D. Whited Ii

This entry serves to consolidate records on officers who have gained new employment recently (at either a different department or once again at an old department) after resigning or being dismissed amid a controversial incident, lawsuit, or highly public incident of misconduct while in their previous role.

Address Everywhere, VA

Incident LaQuinn-Gilmore-Assault

Date Jan 11, 2021
Report # LaQuinn-Gilmore-Assault
Department Charlottesville Police
Officers Joseph A. Wood

Joseph A. Wood's attack on LaQuinn Gilmore resulted in a federal lawsuit and Wood's resignation from CPD.

Address Monticello Avenue
Charlottesville, VA



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