|STATE OF CONNECTICUT
Department of Public Safety
1111 Country Club Road
Middletown, Connecticut 06457
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
STATE POLICE TO GRADUATE
CLASS OF 73 NEW STATE TROOPERS THURSDAY
Commissioner of Public Safety Leonard C. Boyle and Col. Edward Lynch, the Commander of the State Police, will preside over the graduation exercises. The entire State Police Command Staff will be in attendance to receive the new graduates. Governor M. Jodi Rell will be the keynote speaker at the graduation ceremony. A member of the graduating class will represent the new Troopers as class speaker during the ceremony.
This graduation class of 73 troopers has been in training since January 20, 2006. These new troopers will report to their State Police Troop assignments, where they will complete their training with field training Troopers. With the graduation of this State Police class, the total complement of Connecticut State Troopers is now 1,226.
The selection process for the next State Police training class is underway. There is no target date set at this time for the start of the 118th training class.