The graduation ceremony was held today at the El Centro College Campus located in the West End of Downtown Dallas, TX between 2:00 p.m and 3:00 p.m. CST. According to the program for today's graduation celebration, the Dallas Police Department was founded in 1881 and is committed to "Honor, Dedication and Service."
Inside the program were a number of very impressive statistics acheived by specific Officers that were completed during their training at the City of Dallas Police Academy. The top proficiency rating for Physical Fitness was 94.80% achieved by Officer David Sanchez.
Officer Coreen Edmond received a 100% Firearms Proficiency Rating and the highest Academic Average rating acheived was 92% by Officer Ken Nguyen, who ALSO received the highest Overall Academy Average at 91.56%.
Officer Waylon Osborn received the highest Driving Performance Rating at 100%, but Officers Briana Garcia, Ryan Lowman, Christopher Alisch and Haley Morgan all were a close second by achieving a 99% Driving Proficiency Rating.
The Opening Ceremony and Introductions was conducted by Lieutenant Mackie Ham. The Address to the Graduates was conducted by Former Dallas Police Chief, David Kunkle, with current Chief of Police, David O. Brown proceeding Kunkle with his Remarks and Congratulations to the NEWEST employees of the City of Dallas, TX Police Department.
Congratuations to the entire Graduating Class, and May the SPIRIT of JUSTICE reign in OUR city, state, nation and WORLD again, through EACH one of YOU...1-11-13 (that is TWO ELEVENS, CONFIRMED or more precisely, THE CONFIRMATION of a DOUBLE PORTION of BELOVED SONS/DAUGHTERS (see MORE on NUMEROLOGY and SYMBOLOGY at http://dance4one.blogspot.com/2011/07/2011the-year-of-blessing.html and MORE on JUSTICE and FREEDOM for ALL in OUR NATION at http://dance4one.blogspot.com/2011/07/one-nation-under-god-indivisible-and.html.)
Photos of the Graduating Officers and Family and Friends can be seen at https://www.facebook.com/#!/media/set/?set=a.4344270682039.2151328.1145663938&type=1 AND https://www.facebook.com/#!/media/set/?set=a.4344432486084.2151332.1145663938&type=3.
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