COTC Recognizes Basic Police Academy Graduates

​​May 7, 2015 – Newark, OHCentral Ohio Technical College (COTC) held a recognition ceremony on May 5, 2015 at the Pataskala campus to honor the following graduates of the Basic Police Academy Class.* 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 #15-015, Commander John Brnjic

Joseph Coffey, Centerberg

Ty Anderson, Columbus

Erica Bozeman, Columbus

William Mulbay, Columbus

Nicholas Shuster, Columbus

Jillyan Will, Columbus

Nolan Gossett IV, Lancaster

Dustin Crandell, Lewis Center

Justin Hanes, Lewis Center

Matthew Brown, Marysville

Rene Joris, Mount Vernon

Kurt Miller, Mount Vernon

Stacy Allberry, Newark

Laura Arter-Feaster, Newark

Michelle Brown, Newark

Robert Cass, Newark

Fred Munkachy, Newark

Zachary Hochuli, Reynoldsburg

Paul Wilson, Westerville

*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.