On Thursday July 17th, 2008 the nineteen Student Officers of Special State Police Class #20 representing seventeen University Police Departments all graduated from The Massachusetts State Police Academy at New Braintree. All nineteen graduates successfully completed all facets of the rigorous 16 week program to become full-time police officers with their respective University Police Departments.

Academy Staff, colleagues from their respective departments, and their families and friends were all on hand to offer their congratulations, and to wish them all good luck in all of their future endeavors in law enforcement.

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Images taken by Sgt. Sean P. MURPHY and
Tpr. Reid BAGLEY