Recently, 47 new troopers graduated from the Indiana State Police Recruit Academy.
Among them was probationary trooper Jonathan P. Haugh, 23, a native of Trafalgar and graduate of Indian Creek High School. Haugh earned a bachelor’s degree in criminology and criminal justice from Indiana State University. He was a counselor at Camp Lakeview in Seymour before joining the academy. He lives in Johnson County.
During 25 weeks of training at the academy in Plainfield, recruits received approximately 600 hours of classroom instruction as well as nearly 300 hours of hands-on practical and scenario-based training exercises.