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Dutchess County Law Enforcement Academy Graduation

Published: 11/22/2017

For More Information Contact:

Sergeant Shawn A. Castano, 845-486-3875


The Dutchess County Sheriff’s Office announces that the graduation ceremony of the 21st Session of the Dutchess County Law Enforcement Academy Basic Course for Police Officers is scheduled for Wednesday, November 29, 2017 at 9a.m. in the Dutchess Community College Theater (auditorium) located in Dutchess Hall. A total of twelve police officers from various agencies including the Dutchess County Sheriff’s Office, Columbia County Sheriff’s Office, Town of Poughkeepsie Police, City of Poughkeepsie Police, and the Town of East Fishkill Police are set to graduate that day.

Members of the press are welcome to attend the graduation, and any questions should be directed to Academy Director Sergeant Shawn Castano at 845-486-3875 or