"i miiiWr mmmmi yC? ftp M Trooper Daniel Balliet Balliet is PSP academy grad HERSHEY State Trooper Daniel J. Balliet of Drums, a member of the May 3 graduating class of the Pennsylvania State Police Academy, received his diploma from his father, District Justice Burton E. Balliet as his wife Cynthia and his brother, Trooper David Balliet looked on. Balliet, also the son of the late Virginia Balliet who died nine days before his graduation, will report Thursday to the patrol section of Troop M in Bethlehem. He is a former fire chief of the Butler Township Volunteer Fire Company, and was associated with the Luzerne County Fire and Rescue Training Association in Nanticoke. A 1978 graduate of Hazleton Senior High School, Balliet worked for 8Vi years at Princeton Packaging Packaging Co. in the Valmont Industrial Park before reporting to the Academy as a member of the 76th cadet class. He and his wife, who are the parents of a daughter, Renee, 3, reside in Drums. His brother David a former pressman at the Standard-Speaker Standard-Speaker Standard-Speaker graduated from the Academy in January 1986. He is assigned to Troop N's Fern Ridge station in the Poconos.