This morning Chief Brickner and Mayor Jon Costas sworn to duty three new police officers at a ceremony in City Hall. Numerous officers, friends, family members and city employees attended the ceremony. The three officers sworn to duty were Stefan Kljajic, Joseph Cowser, Reuben Ingram.
Stefan 27 yrs old, is from Skokie Illinois and a graduate of Southern New Hampshire University (Bachelors) and holds a master's degree from Adler University in Emergency Management.
Joseph 22 yrs old, is from Crown Point and a graduate of University of Southern Indiana, majoring in Criminal Justice.
Reuben 30 yrs old, is from Valparaiso (Boone Grove H.S. Graduate) and a graduate of Columbia Southern University majoring in Information Technology.
All three will begin their training and duties immediately. Congratulations to each of our new officers!