LOWELL | Members of the 72nd Indiana State Police Recruit School that graduated Dec. 21 received their patrol cars Monday at the Indiana State Police Museum, located at the Indiana State Police Indianapolis District.
The troopers received approximately 917 hours of structured training at the Indiana Law Enforcement Academy. Their curriculum included; administrative subjects, general police subjects, investigations and criminal subjects, and criminal and traffic law subjects.
The new troopers then completed a three-month field training period with seasoned troopers where they were observed applying the knowledge and training that had been gained at the academy and applying it to real life situations.
Lowell’s six new troopers are Zach Beaver, Brandon Bohling, Nick Daly, Rogelio Escutia, Eric Kocinski and Jason Madison.
Daly and Escutia are assigned to work Porter and LaPorte Counties and Beaver, Bohling, Kocinski and Madison are assigned to work southern Lake, Jasper and Newton Counties of the Lowell’s District.