Police academy holds graduation

MARQUETTE — Northern Michigan University’s Regional Police Academy recently held its graduation ceremony. Fourteen recruits were given certificates of completion after 16 weeks of training that revolves around a curriculum set forth by the Michigan Commission on Law Enforcement Standards (MCOLES). Graduates include Brittany L. Levesque of Escanaba, daughter of Brent and Cheryl Levesque; and Samuel A. Pouliot of Gladstone, son of William and Greta Pouliot.