Graduation Day for 10 Trooper Recruits; One Headed to Grants Pass Work Site-UPDATED
Ten Oregon State Police Recruit Troopers are graduating today, along with 14 recruit officers from other law enforcement agencies.
Two of the trooper recruits are slated for duty in Southern Oregon. Trooper Douglas Krell is assigned to the Grants Pass work station. Trooper Eve Thornton , who received the Lee M. Bown Academic Achievement award, will be serving out of the Central Point Command.
The new troopers began their academy based training July 20th last year at the Department of Public Safety Standards and Basic Police Training program in Salem.