Recruits Graduate from Police Academy

2020 NMU Regional Police Academy graduates

Northern Michigan University's Regional Police Academy held its graduation ceremony Thursday, Sept. 10. Thirty-one recruits received certificates of completion.

The academy consists of 16 weeks of training during which recruits are required to complete a curriculum set forth by the Michigan Commissionon on Law Enforcement Standards (MCOLES). For more information regarding the NMU Regional Police Academy, call (906) 227-1408.

The following recruits graduated from the police academy:

  • Conner M. Bryant of Rapid River, son of Mike and Cheryl Syers;

  • Patrick L. Chartier of Marquette, son of Sharon Carlson and Daniel Chartier;

  • Loghyn E. Danis of Marquette, daughter of Maggie Weaver and Jerry Stang;

  • Collin A. D'Antonio of Watersmeet, son of Roy and Tracey D'Antonio;

  • Nicholas J.A. DeMenter of Rapid River, son of Alan and Jerri DeMenter;

  • Dalton L. Deneau of Escanaba, son of Daniel and Christine Deneau;

  • Brian J. Fox of Portland, son of Jamie and Jenny Fox;

  • Josue E. Gomez of El Paso, TX, son of Eduardo and Elsa Gomez;

  • Aaron B. Hainault of Lake Linden, son of Steven and Sue Hainault;

  • Kristina M. Johnson of Chassell, daughter of Nancy Simonick and the late Gary Simonick;

  • Cole R. Kemppainen of Baraga, son of Christopher and Amanda Wiggins;

  • Nathan S. King of Marquette son of Todd and Kris King;

  • Brendan M. Laurendine of Garden City, son of Eric and Kristie Nelson;

  • David J. Magnuson of Crystal Falls, son of Michelle Hughey;

  • Hunter L. Mattson of Felch, son of Kirk and Brenda Mattson;

  • Ryan J. Menard of Norway, son of Tom and Maureen Menard;

  • Anthony G. Micheau of Kingsford, son of Anthony and Judy Micheau;

  • Brian L. Mills of Wausau, WI, son of Kriss Mills;

  • Elijah E. Norman of Lake Linden, son of Sam and Allison Norman;

  • Brock V. Poyhonen of Calumet, son of Paul and Kristine Poyhonen;

  • Paul J. Rickard of Ironwood, son of Edward and Paulette Rickard;

  • Thomas J. Randell of Atlantic Mine, son of Mark and Shari Randell;

  • Derick A. Robinette of Menominee;

  • Rachel L. Robinette of Bark River, daughter of Glenda Potvin and Bradley Madalinski;

  • Ryan V. Salo of Marquette, son of Donald Jr. and Karla Salo;

  • Maxwell J. Scheriff of Escanaba, son of Cris and Emily Scheriff;

  • Jared P. Syverson of Gladstone, son of John Syverson;

  • Harrison C. Thorne of Sault Ste. Marie, son of John and Marrey Thorne;

  • Justin C. VanDrese of Escanaba, son of Sheldon and Amy VanDrese;

  • Jack L. Vogler of Grand Rapids, son of Sally Vogler;

  • Dalton J. Zdebski of Gould City, son of James and Amy Zdebski;

Prepared By

Kristi Evans
News Director

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