Eighteen new graduates of the Lexington Police Department were ceremonially sworn in Thursday by Public Safety Commissioner Ronnie Bastin during a ceremony at the Lexington Police Training Academy. Mayor Jim Gray had officially sworn in the officers a few days ago because he had to be out of town on Thursday. Speakers at the graduation ceremony included Public Safety Commissioner Ronnie Bastin, Police Chief Mark Barnard and the Rev. Dr. C.B. Akins Sr. from First Baptist Church Bracktown. The police training academy is on the Bluegrass Community and Technical College’s Newtown Campus, 500 Newtown Pike.
Eighteen new graduates of the Lexington Police Department were ceremonially sworn in Thursday by Public Safety Commissioner Ronnie Bastin during a ceremony at the Lexington Police Training Academy. Mayor Jim Gray had officially sworn in the officers a few days ago because he had to be out of town on Thursday. Speakers at the graduation ceremony included Public Safety Commissioner Ronnie Bastin, Police Chief Mark Barnard and the Rev. Dr. C.B. Akins Sr. from First Baptist Church Bracktown. The police training academy is on the Bluegrass Community and Technical College’s Newtown Campus, 500 Newtown Pike. Charles Bertram cbertram@herald-leader.com
Eighteen new graduates of the Lexington Police Department were ceremonially sworn in Thursday by Public Safety Commissioner Ronnie Bastin during a ceremony at the Lexington Police Training Academy. Mayor Jim Gray had officially sworn in the officers a few days ago because he had to be out of town on Thursday. Speakers at the graduation ceremony included Public Safety Commissioner Ronnie Bastin, Police Chief Mark Barnard and the Rev. Dr. C.B. Akins Sr. from First Baptist Church Bracktown. The police training academy is on the Bluegrass Community and Technical College’s Newtown Campus, 500 Newtown Pike. Charles Bertram cbertram@herald-leader.com

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