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KSP/CVE Welcomes New Officer to Region 5

Date of News Release: 12/06/2014

(Morehead, KY) -- On Friday, December 5, 2014, Officer Richard Logan Lynch graduated from the Department of Criminal Justice Training in Richmond. Officer Lynch was one of 25 officers from Basic Training Class 460. The Law Enforcement Basic Training course is 18 weeks, 768 hours, and is mandatory for all Kentucky law enforcement officers who are required to comply with Peace Officers Professional Standards Act of 1998.

Officer Lynch is a native of Richmond, KY, and graduated from Madison Central High School. He also received an Associate's Degree from Somerset Community College. His parents are Rick and Barbara Lynch of Richmond. He states that he chose this career in order to be able to give back to the community, and he is happy that he will be serving the people of the Commonwealth. KSP/CVE Region 5 covers Ashland, Morehead and Richmond State Police posts.