The San Francisco Police Department will be holding a graduation ceremony for the
234th Academy Class on Friday, May 3rd, at the Scottish Rite Auditorium, 2850-19th
Avenue at Sloat Blvd. at 6:00 P.M. There are 46 recruits graduating from the class.
In this class there are with 3 recruits that have earned Masters degrees, 22 have
Bachelor’s degrees, 6 have Associates degrees, 2 have Juris Doctor degrees, 1 has a
Postgraduate Teaching Credentials and 7 are prior military. Out of the 46 recruits
there are 5 female recruits and the remaining are males. The youngest recruit is 22
years old and the oldest is 49 years old. Several of the recruits are bilingual. The
languages spoken are: Tagalog, Visavan, Spanish, French, Cantonese, Russian and
The 234th Academy Class has completed 31 weeks of training. Following the
graduation, the newly sworn officers will begin a 16-week field-training program at the
Department’s district stations.