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On December 17 at 7:30 p.m., the 153rd Recruit Class will take their oath of office and join the ranks of the Baltimore County Police Department. The ceremony will take place at Loch Raven High School, 1212 Cowpens Avenue, 21286.

Baltimore County Executive Johnny Olszewski will join Chief Melissa R. Hyatt in her first graduation class since becoming the Chief in June. The Police Chief will be joined by Sheriff  R. Jay Fisher, Baltimore County Sheriff’s Office; Chief Edward Jackson, Annapolis Police Department; and Al Liebno, Acting Executive Director of the Maryland Police and Correctional Training Commissions.

Chief Hyatt and Melissa McDermott Lane, Department Chair of Criminal Justice Studies at the Community College of Baltimore County, will present the academic diplomas. The Chief will also present the awards. The Honorable Julie Ensor, Clerk of the Circuit Court, will administer the oath of office. Chaplain Gary Cross will preside over the benediction and adjournment.

“The hard work, integrity and professionalism that has been both instilled and exemplified in this 153rd class of recruits will prepare them for their service to those who live, work, attend school and visit Baltimore County. Congratulations to these officers as they officially join the ranks of the Baltimore County Police Department,” said Chief Melissa Hyatt.

The following is a list of the recruits and their assignments:

Precinct 1 – Wilkens

Officer Nichole A. Campbell
Officer Shanae S. Jones
Officer Thacker J. Nigro
Officer David H. Shaham

Precinct 2 – Woodlawn

Officer Matthew D. Edwards
Officer Tyler C. Grier
Officer Robert James, III

Precinct 3 – Franklin

Officer Humphrey A. Adusei
Officer Matthew A. Caltrider
Officer Donald A. Cantrell
Officer Bria L. Matthews
Officer Nikolas A. Rivera

Precinct 4 – Pikesville

Officer Jacob B. Fiedler
Officer Stephanie Fila

Precinct 6 – Towson

Officer Tyler S. Newberry
Officer Scott P. Schmedes
Officer Reza Soleimani Faraz
Officer Kristina T. Vlard
Officer Philip G. Waltermyer

Precinct 7 – Cockeysville

Officer Steven A. Sherrill, Jr.

Precinct 8 – Parkville

Officer Haya Kelani
Officer Michael A. Milchling
Officer Thomas P. Smith, III

Precinct 9 – White Marsh

Officer Caitlin M. Bishop
Officer Justin A. LeRoy
Officer Charles J. McGroarty
Officer Anthony C. Zappardino

Precinct 11 – Essex

Officer Shelby M. Bobbie
Officer William L. Collazo-Brown
Officer Conor J. McMachan
Officer Amanda N. Stonesifer
Officer Norman L. Thompson, Jr.

Precinct 12 – Dundalk

Officer Brandon M. Langley
Officer Malik J. McLaughlin
Officer Tyler N. Rees

Baltimore County Sheriff’s Department

Deputy Christopher Adams
Deputy Jin W. Lee

Annapolis Police Department

Officer Matthew J. Arnold
Officer Edward Latney
Officer Amanda M. Oris
Officer Elijah T. Tolstoi

The Baltimore County Police Department’s 151st Recruit Class graduation will take place Thursday, June 13 at 7:30 p.m. The ceremony will take place at Loch Raven Senior High School, 1212 Cowpens Avenue, 21286.

County Executive Johnny Olszewski will make remarks, then Police Chief Terrence B. Sheridan will present the awards. Chief Terrence Sheridan, Sheriff R. Jay Fisher of the Baltimore County Sheriff’s Office, Chief Teresa Walter of the Havre de Grace Police Department, and Karen Kruger, Executive Director of the Maryland Police and Correctional Training Commissions, will present the diplomas.

The Honorable Julie Ensor, Clerk of the Circuit Court, will administer the Oath of Office and the Reverend Paul Palazzi will preside over the benediction and adjournment.

The recruits trained for 27 weeks and will spend the next two years in the field as they apply the skills learned in the classroom.

The following is a list of the recruits and their assignments.

Precinct 2 Woodlawn

Officer Jonathan R. Carlone
Officer William E. Halstead
Officer Rachel S. Walker
Officer Demario D. Wright

Precinct 3 Franklin

Officer Cristobal W. Cordon

Precinct 4 Pikesville

Officer Alexandria N. Blouse
Officer Devin C. Frank
Officer Steven S. Medley

Precinct 6 Towson

Officer Robert C. Fitzgerald
Officer Gage M. Stewart

Precinct 8 Parkville

Officer Nicholas A. Borsa
Officer Dominick T. Catlette
Officer Anita U. Osifo
Officer Fatima Rode

Precinct 9 White Marsh

Officer Jessica N. Horne
Officer Tyler J. List
Officer Jonathan R. Miller

Precinct 11 Essex

Officer David J. Folderauer
Officer Hannah M. Koller
Officer Robert J. Mazzuca
Officer Colin J. Pabst

Precinct 12 Dundalk

Officer Anthony F. Bria
Officer Renato A. Lambruschini
Officer George S. Souranis
Officer Dalton J. Quigley
Officer Nicholas J. Zablocki

Baltimore County Sheriff's Office

Deputy Walter T. Christopher
Deputy Adam C. Schuster

Havre de Grace Police Department

Officer Jacqueline R. Dalton

The 37th Citizens' Academy graduation took place on June 13, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. The graduation ceremony was held at the Public Safety Building, 700 East Joppa Road, Towson 21286. There are 38 citizens in the class from around Baltimore County.

Police Chief Terrence B. Sheridan presented the graduates their certificates. These men and women completed a 15-week program. The graduates learned about the various units and the various aspects of law enforcement. Officers from specialized units such as K-9, Marine, Aviation and Tactical Operations spoke to the participants and described their duties.

The graduates also learned about the precincts, narcotics identification and investigation. They sat in on lectures covering media relations, criminal investigations, as well as residential and Homeland Security. They went to the firing range, where they learned about the use of force and the department's policy on the use of firearms.

The main focus of the Citizens' Academy is to foster greater communication and relationships between the department, the community, and businesses, as well as to promote a better understanding of law enforcement.

 
 
Revised June 27, 2017