BPD Graduates 11th Class of Citizen’s Academy


The Bellefontaine Police Department’s Citizens Police Academy celebrated the end of their class with a graduation dinner Thursday evening.

The BPD posted the event at the Logan County Historical Society.

Where There’s Smoke catered for the event.

Officer Doug Walters gives his final thoughts & recaps the 11th class:

Students were taught things such as law practices, self-defense, drug awareness & safety, they got to know K-9 Boodik, took a tour of the Logan County Jail, learned about mental health, and much more.


The BPD invited graduates to be a part of their Bellefontaine Police Citizens Academy Alumni Association and help continue their community support efforts.

The graduating class included:

  • Sue Crawfis
  • Benjamin Manbevers
  • Fred Brentlinger
  • James & Donna Howell
  • Thomas Meek
  • Alicia Ayers
  • Michelle Yocum
  • Thad McGehee
  • Kathy Detwiler
  • Terry Reeder
  • Noah Sackett
  • Justin Williams
  • Cheryl Harmon
  • Michael & Sandra Chervenak
  • Robin Butler
  • Kyle Holcomb
  • Susan Reames
  • April King