Fairmont State Police Academy

Fairmont State’s inaugural class of Police Academy cadets to graduate May 5

Tuesday, May 02, 2023

On January 16 Fairmont State University welcomed its first ever class of Police Academy cadets. Fifteen cadets from law enforcement agencies across the state arrived on campus to begin their 16-week Police Academy training. Now, those who have successfully completed the Police Academy program will graduate on Friday, May 5 at 1 p.m. at Fairmont State’s Feaster Center.

McCormick expands Director of Police Academy role

Tuesday, November 08, 2022

Fairmont State University is proud to announce Jeffrey McCormick will join the College of Liberal Arts as Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice. This will be in addition to his previous role as Director of the Police Academy.

Fairmont State University Chief of Police, Jeffrey McCormick, sworn in during ceremony

Wednesday, May 18, 2022

On Wednesday, May 18 members of the campus and surrounding communities attended the swearing-in of Fairmont State University Chief of Police and Director of Police Academy, Jeffrey McCormick, with Marion County Circuit Court Judge, the Honorable Patrick Wilson, officiating.

Fairmont State continues reputation of excellence during 2021 – 22 academic year

Friday, May 13, 2022

As Fairmont State prepares for the upcoming year, the University’s commitment to serving students, campus and surrounding communities remains at the forefront. 

Throughout the 2021 – 22 academic year, Fairmont State University continued serving its mission to provide quality, transformative opportunities to students, while strengthening the talent pipeline into the region, the State of West Virginia and beyond. 

Fairmont State welcomes Chief of Police and Director of Police Academy

Thursday, April 28, 2022

Fairmont State University is proud to announce Jeffrey McCormick has been named the University’s Chief of Police and Director of Police Academy. He brings 30 years of law enforcement experience to the position, beginning his tenure at Fairmont State on Monday, April 25.

Fairmont State University continues to develop police academy after Supreme Court ruling

Friday, November 22, 2019

Fairmont State University is pleased to announce that the Supreme Court of West Virginia affirmed the decision of the Marion County circuit court, approving the University’s application for authorization to establish and operate a new law enforcement training academy. 

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