5 Purdue police officers promoted at pinning ceremony

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(From left): Lt. Gabe Argerbright, Lt. Andy Standifer, Sgt. William Dorsey, Deputy Chief Lesley Wiete, Sgt. Michael Burrell and Lt. Chris White. (Picture delivered)
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The Purdue College Law enforcement Division in June marked the promotion of 5 officers with a pinning ceremony. Household associates and associates from bordering regulation enforcement businesses ended up present as the officers were being sworn into their new positions.

Andy Standifer was pinned as a patrol lieutenant. Standifer has been with the Purdue Police Office due to the fact 2008 and served as a patrol sergeant in advance of his marketing. He also serves as a canine handler and industry education officer. He graduated from Purdue with a bachelor’s degree in legislation and culture.

Gabe Argerbright was pinned as a patrol lieutenant. Argerbright has been with the Purdue Police Department given that 2010 and served as a patrol officer prior to his marketing. Along with his new part, Argerbright serves as a canine handler and field teaching officer. He graduated from Purdue with a bachelor’s degree in liberal arts.

Chris White was pinned as a information lieutenant. White has been with the Purdue Law enforcement Office considering that 2012 and served as a patrol officer ahead of his advertising. He has also held roles outside of the Purdue Law enforcement Division, previously doing work as a community dispatcher and an officer with the Mooresville Police Division. White graduated from Purdue with a bachelor’s diploma in wellness sciences and minors in forensic science and biotechnology.

William Dorsey was pinned as a patrol sergeant. Dorsey has been with the Purdue Police Department since 2020. In addition to his new purpose, Dorsey serves as a area education officer. He previously labored for the Lafayette Police Section. Dorsey graduated from Purdue with a bachelor’s degree in psychology and minors in small business administration and sociology. He obtained a master’s diploma in company administration from the University of Southern Indiana. 

Michael Burrell was pinned as a patrol sergeant. Burrell has been with the Purdue Law enforcement Department due to the fact 2020. Before joining the department, Burrell worked for the Indianapolis Airport and Brownsburg Police departments. He also served as the community relations director and spotter for Bryan Herta Autosport. Burrell graduated from Ball Point out University with a bachelor’s degree in marketing and a insignificant in community relations.

“The Purdue College Law enforcement Office takes advantage of a robust advertising process to assure we advertise the most aggressive candidates for the positions,” Purdue Police Chief John Cox reported.  “Our CALEA accreditation and Normal Orders push our advertising procedure to ensure the integrity of all those procedures. These officers will serve our office and group perfectly in their respective new roles.”

Writer: Carly Rosenberger