The most recent graduating class of the Oregon Public Safety Academy included Tyler Bigot of the Umatilla County Sheriff’s Office.
Bigot and his classmates in Basic Corrections Local #BCL034 were honored during a Nov. 9 ceremony at the academy in Salem. Chief Deputy Cliff Harrold of the Lane County Sheriff’s Office was the guest speaker.
The Department of Public Safety Standards and Training operates the Oregon Public Safety Academy. It is recognized nationally for its innovative training programs. Eriks Gabliks serves as director and Sheriff Jason Myers of the Marion County Sheriff’s Office is the board chairman. For more information, visit www.oregon.gov/dpsst.