The Porter County Sheriff’s Office announced new officers that recently graduated.

Multiple department members gathered at Valparaiso University on Friday afternoon to attend the Northwest Indiana Law Enforcement Academy’s Graduation Ceremony for Class 24-51.

The new Porter County Sheriff’s officers are:

Officer Alec Bauer (Squad Leader / Criminal Law Academic Award Recipient)

Officer Gabriel Smail

Officer Alexa Tumidalsky (Platoon Leader / Gary Martin Mental Attitude Award Recipient)

Officer Jack Wallace

Officer Alec Zuklin