ROCKFORD — Seven new Rockford Police officers have graduated from the Police Training Institute at the University of Illinois, officials announced Thursday.
Two officers, Jacob Ditzler and Brendan Moore were in the Top 10 of the graduating class. Officer Lathaniel Best was a squad leader in charge of his group’s fitness and training exercises.
“This was an exceptional graduation ceremony, and we can’t wait for all the new officers to head back to Rockford!” the police department said in a release on social media. R.