Snapshot: Rookie troopers begin field training



Eleven rookie troopers recently began their field training program. The field training program is four months long and upon completion, the troopers will be assigned solo patrols within the Indianapolis District, which covers Marion, Hamilton, Hancock, Boone, Hendricks, Johnson and Shelby counties. Before field training, troopers went through a hiring process, more than 500 hours of classroom instruction and more than 300 hours of hand-on scenario instruction. Troopers include Christopher Cannon, Nicholas Cox, Tigh Freestone, Chris Hanson, David Herron, Daniel Magnabosco, Joseph Malone, Ty Mays, Taylor McCluskey, David Taflinger and Casey Witzigreuter. (Submitted photo)