WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. -- Eight new probationary officers began their training on Monday at the Westchester County Police Academy in Valhalla, the White Plains Police Department announced.
A swearing-in ceremony was held at the Police Department headquarters on Friday. The officers were given their badges and recognized by Mayor Thomas Roach and Public Safety Commissioner David Chong for their efforts.
The eight must complete the program in order to become full-fledged police officers in December.
The new officers are Douglas Giusti, John Guastella, Jamel Jones, Luis Muniz III, Matthew Rokicki, Tyler Hinkley, Anthony Omoruan and Bryan Rushneck.
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