Hillsboro Beach Police Department
1210 Hillsboro Mile
Hillsboro Beach, Florida 33062
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 6th , 2014
Major Jay Szesnat, along with two hundred and fourteen law enforcement officers, graduated the FBI National Academy at Quantico, Virginia on December 19th, 2014. The 258th Session of the National Academy consisted of men and women from 49 states. Included in the class are members of law enforcement agencies from the District of Columbia, 26 international countries, three military organizations, and four federal civilian organizations.
Internationally known for its academic excellence, the National Academy Program, held at the FBI Academy, offers 10 weeks of advanced investigative, management, and fitness training for selected officer having proven records as professionals within their agencies. On average, these officers have 19 years of law enforcement experience and usually return to their agencies to serve in executive-level positions.
FBI Director James Comey, was the principle speaker at the ceremony.
Training for the program is provided by the FBI Academy instructional staff, Special Agents, and other staff members holding advanced degrees, many of whom are recognized internationally in their field of expertise.
Since 1972, National Academy students have been able to earn undergraduate and graduate credits from the University of Virginia due to the accreditation by the university of the many courses offer. Major Jay Szesnat currently holds a Master of Science degree from Nova Southeastern University.
The Hillsboro Beach Police Department is proud of Major Jay Szesnat and his accomplishment with the completion of this world renowned training.