The Ogeechee Technical College Regional Law Enforcement Academy held an awards ceremony on May 9 in the auditorium of the Joseph E. Kennedy Building on the College’s Main Campus. 15 students successfully completed all requirements of the rigorous program. Assistant District Attorney, Jerry Rothschild, was the guest speaker.
Family members and friends were on hand to congratulate the graduates, along with members of Ogeechee Tech’s faculty, staff, and administration, and local law enforcement officials. Following the formal ceremony in the auditorium, a reception was held in the Kennedy lobby. The Ogeechee Tech LEA has graduated over 100 officers since the program’s inception, according to Greg Rabeler, LEA Director. “We have officers all over the state of Georgia who completed their POST training at Ogeechee Tech,” stated Rabeler. For information on completing POST training at Ogeechee Technical College’s Law Enforcement Academy, click on www.ogeecheetech.edu/lea, or call (912) 739-5367.