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10 July 2019

41 Cadets Graduate from Police Academy, #HACCbrew Coming to York

Current news from HACC, July 10, 2019

HARRISBURG, Pa. – HACC, Central Pennsylvania’s Community College, shares recent news, including:

  • HACC Holds 115th Police Academy Graduation
  • #HACCbrew Coming to York 
HACC Holds 115th Police Academy Graduation
HARRISBURG, Pa. – Members of the local law enforcement community, along with family and friends, recently celebrated the graduation of 41 cadets from the 115th Municipal Police Academy of HACC, Central Pennsylvania’s Community College.
Cadets received their training at the Senator Jeffrey E. Piccola Law Enforcement Complex of the Senator John J. Shumaker Public Safety Center (PSC). HACC’s Police Academy is the second largest in Pennsylvania, with two 25-week, full-time basic training courses and a 48-week, part-time basic training course mandated by the Municipal Police Officers’ Education and Training Commission. 
Several of the graduating cadets received outstanding achievement awards during the ceremony held June 27 at Dauphin County Technical School. The award recipients of the 115th Police Academy graduation are:

  • Matthew John Shumway, Academic Award
  • Kenneth Evan Bowers, Driving Award
  • Brandon James Hoover, Firearms Award
  • Andrew Allen Weaver, Most Inspirational Award
  • Drew Steven Eshleman, Physical Fitness Award
The graduates and police departments they serve are:
Cadet Police Department
Ammerman, Cory Matthew Liberty Township Police Department
Aponte-Lorenzo, Brian A. Susquehanna Township Police Department
Carter, Carlin Adam Harrisburg Bureau of Police
Cristillo, Dominic Michael Harrisburg Bureau of Police
DiClemente, Anthony William Manheim Township Police Department
English, Brooke Katherine Elizabethtown Police Department
Eshleman, Drew Steven Northern Lancaster County Regional Police Department
Flenke, Ryan Adrive Swatara Township Police Department
Good, Christopher Richard Elizabethtown Police Department
Green, Brett Michael Northern York County Regional Police Department
Gutshall, Shawn Merle Newville Borough Police Department
Harang, Daryl Andrew York City Police Department
Hoover, Brandon James Harrisburg Bureau of Police
Knaub, Colin Christopher Hanover Borough Police Department
Kuhn, Dylan Scott Mt. Holly Springs Police Department
Leggore, Courtnee Kelenn Penbrook Borough Police Department
Maksym, Peter Robert Northern Lancaster County Regional Police Department
Newcomer, Johnathan Taylor Lower Allen Township Police Department
Novak, Michael Christopher Harrisburg Bureau of Police
Reichert, Kody Austin Harrisburg Bureau of Police
Rudy, Brandon Richard Washington Township Police Department
Rupp II, George Edward Hanover Borough Police Department
Shumway, Matthew John Harrisburg Bureau of Police
Stuart, Charles Patrick Eastern Adams Regional Police Department
Warfel, Michael Bryan Northern York County Regional Police Department
Weaver, Andrew Allen Washington Township Police Department
Werner, Zachary Scott Northern York County Regional Police Department
Zeigler, Jeffrey Lee York City Police Department
Graduates not yet affiliated with law enforcement agencies (listed with their hometowns) are:
Cadet Hometown
Allen, Robert James Elliottsburg
Arentz, Alec Michael Enola
Bowers, Kenneth Evan Jersey Shore
Brazeal, Deric John New Bloomfield
Deardorff, Kristin Elaine Mount Wolf
Deavor, Hunter Lee McVeytown
Houser, Todd Michael Harrisburg
Miller, Justin Michael Reading
Platts Jr., Todd Russell York
Soliday, Roger A. L. Lebanon
Strohecker, Michael Alexander Marysville
Taylor, Nathaniel Johnstone Mechanicsburg
Weaver, Andrew Sergei Millersville
Additional photos from the ceremony are available online.
Photo Caption: Members of the local law enforcement community, along with family and friends, recently celebrated the graduation of 41 cadets from HACC’s 115th Municipal Police Academy.
#HACCbrew Coming to York
YORK, Pa. - Something is brewing at HACC’s York Campus. In fall 2019, the Brewing Science Certificate Program is “hopping” from HACC’s Harrisburg Campus to our York Campus. HACC will partner with Aldus Brewing Company and Something Wicked Brewing Company, both in Hanover, and Collusion Tap Works in York.

The certificate program, in its fourth year, provides students with 200 hours of instruction from craft beer industry experts. Classes include Foundations of Beer Making, in which students create their own beer recipe, and Current Trends in the Beer Industry. Students also participate in a guaranteed 80-hour internship. Students have the opportunity to complete the certificate program in six months.

In April 2019, Brewing Science certificate students released Smash no. 55.
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