Kirtland Regional Police Academy will honor its thirty-fourth graduating class with ceremonies in the Performing Arts Center at Kirtland Community College on Friday, May 4, 2012. Graduation begins at 11 a.m.; a reception will follow in the Student Center.
Members of the Winter 2012 class are: Mickelo Anderson of Roscommon, Jesse Berg of Harbor Springs, Nathan Droptiny of Atlanta, Jason Frolenko of Cadillac, Ryan Gettel of East Jordan, Gregory Kurtz of Spalding, Joseph North of Gaylord, Karl Perron of Brimley, Jacob Switzer of Prescott, Stephen Tackett of Roscommon, Joseph Tath of Alanson, David Tyler of West Branch, Shawn Wilson of Gladwin.
Academy Director Thomas Grace, and members of the faculty will present special awards in recognition of outstanding achievement. Representatives of the Kirtland Board of Trustees and the Michigan Commission on Law Enforcement Standards (MCOLES) will also be on hand to congratulate the graduates.