The Valparaiso Police Department is announcing the promotion of Officer Jerame Simpson from Patrol Officer to the rank of Patrol Sergeant. Jerame is a eight year veteran of the Valparaiso Police Department.
Sgt. Simpson is a graduate from Ivy Tech with a degree in Criminal Justice and is a graduate of Chesterton High School. He is also a graduate of the Police Executive Leadership Academy. Jerame currently is a K9 handler for the department and has earned numerous awards for his service with the department including the Indiana Association of Chiefs of Police “Officer of the Year Award” in 2012.
Prior to coming to the Valparaiso Police Department Sgt. Simpson worked as a police officer with the Valparaiso University Police Department for 3 yrs. Jerame assumes his supervisory responsibilities immediately with the department.