INSTITUTE, W.Va. – It’s graduation day at West Virginia State University for the 19th Junior Trooper Academy.
The academy is a week-long program designed to introduce young people between the ages of 14-17 to the law enforcement field. Instruction includes training in firearms, Internet safety, crime scene investigation and other related classes.
Fifty-seven junior troopers participated in the training this week. Today’s graduation is scheduled for 10 a.m.