Clipped From The Logansport Press
JOHN STREU DAVID PATTY LARRY DELANEY Four Area Men Selected For State Police School Three Logansport men and another from Carroll County will begin 12 weeks of intensive law enforcement training at the Indiana State Police recruit school that begins Monday at Indiana University. Attending from Logansport will be John Streu, 24, of 224 Northern Ave., Larry E. Delaney, Delaney, 22, of 1426 North St., and David A. Patty, 25, of 609% Wheatland Ave. The recruit from Carroll County is James L. Sailors of Flora. The recruits, a total of 75, were selected from a. group of more than 800 applications on a basis of rigid written and physical examination and character character investigations. They will receive training in traffic and crminal law, first aid, police driving, photography and the use of fire arms. On April 15, at the end of 10 weeks, those who have successfully successfully concluded the training course will be appointed to trooper ranks as probationary officers. They will be assigned to districts and ride with veteran veteran troopers on patrol. On June 1 the rookies will return to Indianapolis to undergo training training to become qualified chemical chemical test operators. In addition, they will be schooled in the department's community and news media relations program. After this phase of instruction the new troopers will be assigned assigned to patrols of their own to begin one year of in-service training before being permanently permanently assigned to rank of trooper. trooper. Streu, who resides with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Harold Streu, has been a Cass County Deputy Sheriff since July of 1967. He Ms resigning his post effective Feb. 1. Streu was graduated from Logansport Logansport High School and the Academy of Applied Machine Accounting at Ilndianapolis where he studied computer programming programming and data processing. He is a member of the Logansport Logansport Lodge of the Faternal Order of Police and currently holds the rank of Sp. 4 with the Indiana National Guard. Delaney, son of Mr. and Mrs. Alvin Delaney, 215-16th St., is a division manager with Sears- Roebuck & Company. Married to the former Linda Brown of Macy, Delaney was graduated from Logansport High School in 1965. He served with the U.S Army from 1966 to 1968, including 12 months duty in Viet Nam, and was discharged with the rank of sergeant. Patty, son of Mr, and Mrs. Burdette Patty, 21442th St., was graduated from Logansport High School and attended the . University of Arizona. Employed with Young Transport Transport Company in Logansport, Patty also is a Viet Nam veteran. veteran. He served with the U.S. Air Force from 1963 to 1967 and was discharged with the rank of sergeant. Patty is married to the former former Anne Russow of Idaville, a fourth grade teacher at Franklin Franklin Elementary School.