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2017-39: KHP’s Newest Officers to Graduate from Training Academy

Posted on December 5, 2017 at 1:30 PM by Mary Jane King

MEDIA  ADVISORY  –  December 5, 2017 #2017-39

FOR  IMMEDIATE  RELEASE

CONTACT: Lieutenant Adam Winters, KHP PIO, 785-296-6800, Adam.Winters@KS.GOV

KHP’s Newest Officers to Graduate from Training Academy
We hope you can join us for Recruit Class #57’s graduation on Thursday, December 7

The newest class of Kansas Highway Patrol troopers and Capitol Police officers will hit a milestone in their career this Thursday, as they graduate from the Kansas Highway Patrol Training Academy in Salina. The Patrol’s 38 newest troopers and five new Capitol Police officers will enter the field training phase of our training program. 

KHP Recruit Class #57 began 23 weeks of training at the Kansas Highway Patrol Training Academy on July 6, 2017. 

The Kansas Highway Patrol would like to invite the media to join us in this event. There will be plenty of opportunities for photos, video, and interviews. Details are as follows: 


 WHAT:  KHP Recruit Class #57 Graduation
 LOCATION: Kansas Highway Patrol Training Academy 
2025 E. Iron Avenue
Salina, Kansas 67401
 DATE: Thursday, December 7, 2017
 SCHEDULE OF EVENTS 1:00 p.m. - Graduation Begins

New officers will be stationed in the following counties: 

TROOP A Johnson/Wyandotte Counties
9 troopers
  Miami County
1 trooper
  Leavenworth County
1 trooper
TROOP B: 

Osage County
1 trooper
  Pottawatomie County
1 trooper

 Osage County 1 trooper
TROOP C
 Marion County 1 trooper
TROOP D Gove County  1 trooper
  Russell County New officers will be stationed in the following counties: 
  Thomas County 1 trooper
TROOP E Haskell County 1 trooper
  Kearny County 1 trooper
   Kiowa County 1 trooper
  Seward County 2 troopers
TROOP F Barton County 1 trooper
  Sedgwick County 8 troopers
  Sumner County 1 trooper
TROOP H Cherokee County 2 troopers
  Greenwood County 1 trooper
  Lyon County 1 trooper
TROOP K Topeka 5 new Capitol Police Officers




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