COTC Recognizes Basic Police Academy Graduates

December 18, 2014 – Newark, OH—Central Ohio Technical College (COTC) held a recognition ceremony on Tuesday, December 16, 2014 at the Knox campus to honor the following graduates of the Basic Police Academy.* The Basic Police Academy prepares students to meet the requirements of the Ohio Peace Officer Training Council. Successful graduates are recommended to take the state certification examination.

Graduation Class  BAS #14-034, Knox BPA Commander Richard Brenneman

Ashlyn Barber, Newark

Tyler Berger, Mount Vernon

Christopher M. Bunge, Columbus

Anthony Cline, Howard

Max C. Dawson, Newark

Elijah S. Finley, Bellville

Dylon T. Gandee, Cardington

Travis R. Hess, Mount Vernon

Andrew J. Keller, Coshocton

Brian S. Sindel, Heath

Katelynd M. Staffeldt, Fredericktown

Tommy F. Thomas, Canal Winchester

*Only graduates who have granted COTC permission to release their names to the public are listed.

Central Ohio Technical College is a fully accredited, public college dedicated to providing high-quality, accessible programs of technical education in response to current and emerging employment needs, as well as encouraging the professional development of students, staff, faculty and administrators to assist them in achieving their maximum potential.  COTC is the only technical college in Ohio operating four full-service campus locations: Newark, Coshocton, Knox and Pataskala.