NORMAN — Seven police cadets will graduate from the 50th Norman Police Training Academy this month after five months of training.
The graduation ceremony is set for 2 p.m. Thursday at Bethel Baptist Church, 1717 West Lindsey Street, with guest speaker Andy Rieger, executive editor of The Norman Transcript.
Rieger, a Norman native, was a member of the first Citizens Police Academy in Norman and is a former police reporter in Oklahoma City.
The graduates began their training Feb. 8 and will begin 15 weeks of instruction in the field under the guidance of a training officer following graduation.
Graduates include Aury Barrett, Ashley Curry, Marvin Deatherage, Cody Fassett, Thomas McGuire, Ryan Rylant and Nathaniel Worthley.