Tiffin man graduates State Patrol academy

A Tiffin man was among several to graduate from the State Highway Patrol academy last week.

According to a release from the State Patrol, Thomas J. Schoefeld completed 22 weeks of intense paramilitary training and graduated Friday in the 155th academy class.

He has been assigned to the Xenia post and reported to work Monday.

According to the release, courses completed by the 155th class included core values, crash investigation, criminal and traffic law, detection of impaired drivers, firearms, physical fitness, self-defense and emergency vehicle operations.