ky dept of criminal justiceRICHMOND, Ky. (4/22/13) – Law enforcement officers from 20 agencies across the commonwealth were recognized at a graduation ceremony Friday, April 19 for completing the Kentucky Department of Criminal Justice Training’s Academy of Police Supervision.
 
APS, also called the sergeant’s academy, is a three-week, 120-hour training program targeted for newly promoted sergeants or officers who are on their agency’s promotion list to become sergeants.
 
While in APS, students participate in classes focusing on the role of a supervisor, as well as leadership, resolving conflict, managing diversity, monitoring officer performance, professional image, legal issues for supervisors, ethics, interpersonal communication, effective written communication, making decisions, solving problems, managing critical incidents, public speaking, emotional survival, budgeting, media relations and others.
 
The graduating class is the 49th to complete APS since the program began in 2003.
 
Ohio County Sheriff David Thompson served as guest speaker.
 
Russellville Police Department Sgt. Morris Kisselbaugh served as class speaker.
 
APS is a stepping stone to DOCJT’s Kentucky Leadership Institute, which consists of a series of three progressive leadership courses aimed at developing and shaping future and current leaders in law enforcement agencies across the commonwealth.
 
The Department of Criminal Justice Training is a state agency located on Eastern Kentucky University’s campus. The agency is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies and was the first accredited public safety-training program in the nation. In 2006, the academy also became the first law enforcement-training academy in the nation to be designated as a CALEA flagship agency.

APS 49 graduates and their agencies are:

  • Jennifer Arbogast, Glasgow Police Department
  • Jonathon Barefoot, University of KY Police Department
  • Mark Conrad, Madisonville Police Department
  • Sam Goodman, Lakeside Park/Crestview Hills Police Department
  • Lisa D. Hampton, Bellevue Police Department
  • Michael L. Holeman, Radcliff Police Department
  • David A. Howe, Murray Police Department
  • Chad F. Keen, Allen County Sheriff’s Office
  • Morris L. Kisselbaugh, Russellville Police Department
  • Adrian Lewis Jr., Springfield Police Department
  • Eric E. Love, Ludlow Police Department
  • Brian S. Maines, Grant County Sheriff’s Office
  • Christopher W Matthews, Ohio County Sheriff’s Office
  • Jeffery B. Owens, Harlan Police Department
  • Michael S. Platero, Hopkinsville Police Department
  • Kenneth L. Proffitt, Shepherdsville Police Department
  • Shauna L. Rios, Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office
  • Martin L. Rosenberger, Louisville Metro Police Department
  • George Stewart Jr., Manchester Police Department
  • David C. Wiseman, Hazard Police Department


SurfKY News
Information provided by Abbie Darst
Graphics Provided by the SurfKY Graphics

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

Posted on 2/2/14
3/13 - 16
3/13 - 16

Most Read This Week

May 05, 2015 3898

Meth Charge Follows MPD Investigation into…

by SurfKY News
May 05, 2015 3440

School Board Studies Further Spending Cuts

by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
April 30, 2015 2982

Family Says 'Goodbye' to Dog After It Allegedly…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
April 30, 2015 2938

Carhartt to Invest Millions in Hanson…

by SurfKY News
April 30, 2015 2474

Vehicle Allegedly Traveling at 105 MPH Gets…

by SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

April 17, 2015 15997

An Open Letter from an Addict

by Olivia Kirks
April 23, 2015 8616

Man Charged with Sodomy, Incest/Victim under 12

by SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

May 05, 2015 3898

Meth Charge Follows MPD Investigation into…

by SurfKY News
May 06, 2015 1900

Gant Chosen as Pupil Personnel Director

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 05, 2015 1144

Two on Moped Injured in Collision with Car

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
May 06, 2015 904

Hopkins Grand Jury Indictments Handed Down

by Karen McKnight
May 06, 2015 525

Madisonville Police Reports Released

by SurfKY News
May 06, 2015 389

Overturned Tractor Trailer Leaks 200 Gallons of…

by SurfKY News
May 06, 2015 387

Market Commentary - May 6, 2015

by Randall L. Franklin
May 06, 2015 386

National Travel and Tourism Week, May 2-10

by Bob Stewart
May 05, 2015 330

Madisonville Awards Entrance Construction Bid for…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News