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Allen County's Chief Deputy Dave Gladieux Graduates from the National FBI Academy

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On June 18, 2010 Allen County’s Chief Deputy Dave Gladieux graduated from the 241st session of the FBI National Academy.  This class represented law enforcement agencies from forty-nine states, twenty-five international countries, four military organizations, and four federal organizations.   


The academy consists of ten weeks of intense training covering advanced investigation techniques, management, and fitness training.  The officers that attend the FBI academy have an average of nineteen years of experience and have proven themselves to be an exemplary example with there respected agency.


Training for the program is provided by FBI Academy instructional staff, Special Agents, and other staff members holding advanced degrees, many of whom are recognized internationally in their fields of expertise.


Since 1972, National Academy students have been able to earn undergraduate and graduate credits from the University of Virginia due to the accreditation by the university. 


The graduating officers were recognized in a ceremony on June 18th, 2010 with the Director of the FBI, Robert Mueller, being the principal speaker.  A total of 43,743 graduates now represent the FBI National Academy since it began in July 1935.  Of this number approximately 26,231 are still active in law enforcement work.   


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