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April 27, 2010    

San Francisco Police Academy Graduation April 30


The San Francisco Police Department will be holding a graduation ceremony for the 227th Academy Class on Friday, April 30, at the Scottish Rite Auditorium, 2850-19th Avenue at Sloat Blvd. at 6:00 P.M. There are 37 recruits graduating from the class that began October 19, 2009.

Eleven of the graduates are bilingual, speaking Cantonese, Tagalog, German, Russian, and languages as varied as Farsi, Vietnamese, and Punjabi. One recruit is fluent in sign language.

The 227th Class has completed 27 weeks of Academy training. Following the graduation, the newly sworn officers will begin a 17-week field-training program at the Department’s district stations.

For more information, please contact:

Officer Samson Chan

Media Relations Unit













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