Two new police officers start their training in Groton City
Groton — Two new police officers began their 10-week field training at the Groton City Police Department after successfully graduating from the police academy on Dec. 16.
Officer Alan Chin graduated from Norwich Free Academy. He served for four years in the United States Navy, where he worked as an operations specialist with the ship's radar and navigation systems. He currently is enrolled at Three Rivers Community College, where he is pursuing a degree in business management.
Officer Jason Hauptman graduated high school from Wilmington, N.C. He obtained a bachelor's degree in criminal justice from The Citadel in South Carolina.
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