PADUCAH, Ky. (News First) – Congratulations to Paducah Police Sergeant Cody Santel on his graduation today from the Department of Criminal Justice Training Academy of Police Supervision (APS) Class 98.

Launched in 2003, APS is one of DOCJT’s leadership courses aimed at developing and shaping future and current leaders in law enforcement agencies across the commonwealth. The training program covers how to positively influence groups, apply situational leadership, understand constitutional and administrative law, and develop emotional and social intelligence. It also focuses on ethical decision-making, problem-solving, emotional survival, and public speaking.

Sgt. Santel currently serves as a Patrol Sergeant in the Operations Division. Pictured with Sgt. Santel is Patrol Captain Jordan Murphy.