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Graduation Ceremony, celebrating seven new Franklin Police Officers, Thursday

Post Date:09/18/2017 6:00 PM

September 21st Police Officer Trainee Graduation

At 2:30pm, Thursday, September 21, Chief Deborah Faulkner will swear-in and personally present Franklin Police badges to the Department’s newest officers: Officer Braydon Dodd, Officer Dylan Donegan, Officer Connor Jones, Officer Joshua Koch, Officer Nicholas Smith, Officer Troy Stephenson, and Officer James Williams.

The formal ceremony is being held at Rolling Hills Community Church, 1810 Columbia Avenue. The public is invited to attend this one-hour ceremony, as we celebrate the certification of these seven officers to serve as Tennessee police officers, and welcome them as they join Franklin’s Finest in service to the community.

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