NIC Basic Patrol Academy graduates 10 officers

A total of 10 graduates recently completed the North Idaho College Basic Patrol Academy, which is Peace Officers Standards Training-approved.

Several members of the class earned honors at the conclusion of their training. Michael Stegner, of the Nez Perce Tribal Police Department, earned the Most Improved Physical Fitness Award; Alexander Shaw, of Sandpoint, earned the Top Physical Fitness Award; Cody Robertson, of the Post Falls Police Department, earned the Outstanding Professional Award; Brian Michels, of the Post Falls Police Department, earned the Top Gun Award; Brian Harrison, of Coeur d’Alene, earned the Outstanding Academics Award and the Top Overall Student Award.

The North Idaho College POST-approved Basic Patrol Academy graduated 10 new officers on May 4, including (back) Samuel Kohl, of Athol; Brian Michels, of Coeur d’Alene; Cody Robertson, of Spokane Valley; Christopher Sabin, of Bonners Ferry; Michael Stegner, of Clarkston, Wash.; (front) Gregory Baker, of Coeur d’Alene; Lianna Boni, of Post Falls; Brian Harrison, of Coeur d’Alene; Tanner Veillette, Post Falls; and Alexander Shaw, of Sandpoint.

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NIC Basic Patrol Academy Director Michael Berg, (208) 769-4376 or  

Posted: Wednesday, May 16, 2012

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