SPC to honor 17 during Law Enforcement Academy graduation


LEVELLAND – South Plains College will graduate 17 Basic Peace Officers during a ceremony at 6 p.m. on May 5 (Wednesday) in the Texan Dome.


Awards were presented to Brienna Robertson of Levelland, Valedictorian; Kendra Klassen of Lubbock, Salutatorian; Joey Aaron Natividad of Denver City, Top Gun Marksmanship Award and Blake W. Parker of Muleshoe. 


The Hockley County graduates are Wilmer Antenio Espinal Jr., and Robertson, both of Levelland.


The members of the graduating class from Lubbock are Skyler Brooke Emre, Caleb D. Gilster, Thomas W. Herrera, Klassen, Juan J. Perez, Niccolas Swartz and Christopher J. Vega.


Area graduates are Natividad of Denver City, Parker of Muleshoe, Ramon Resendiz of Petersburg and Randy T. Shaw Jr., of Sudan.


Also graduating are Michael Conway of Winters and William Conner Lowe of Liberty Hill.


Out of state graduates are Montana M. Cordell of Springfield, Mo., and Brandon A. Lewis of Columbus, Ga.


For more details about the SPC Law Enforcement Program, contact Debbie Hale, departmental administrative assistant to Professional Services and Energy, at (806) 716-2291.