|STATE OF CONNECTICUT
Department of Public Safety
1111 Country Club Road
Middletown, Connecticut 06457
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
STATE POLICE MOTORCYCLE UNIT TRAINS & GRADUATES
NINE MUNICIPAL MOTORCYCLE POLICE OFFICERS
Today nine Local Police officers were issued graduation certificates after completing an intensive 3-week motorcycle police officers training course. The Connecticut State Police Motorcycle Unit provided this training course.
The ceremony was held at State Police Headquarters with Colonel Edward Lynch and several local police command officers in attendance.
This training program covered all aspects of Police Motorcycle Paroling. The training provides the police officers with the confidence and skills required to ensure their safety and to utilize the motorcycle to enhance public safety.
The following police officers graduated from this program:
LT. David Dubiel,West
Officer Mark Estes,
Officer Lawrence Keating,
Officer Kevin LeMaire, East
Officer Joseph Santa Maria,
Officer Mark Katz,
Officer Joseph Robinson, Meriden Police
Officer Brian Hill,
This is the second motorcycle class that was trained in 2006 by the Connecticut State Police. The total number of local police motor officers trained for patrol in 2006 is 16.
M/Sgt. J. Paul Vance