Lt. David Schuman of the Cattaraugus County Sheriff's Department has graduated from the 250th FBI National Academy at Quantico, Va.
A total of 264 law enforcement officers from 49 states and 24 international countries, three military organizations and four federal civilian organizations participated this session.
Internationally known for its academic excellence, the National Academy program, held at the FBI Academy, offers 10 weeks of advanced investigative, management and fitness training for selected officers having proven records as professionals within their agencies. On average, these officers have 19 years of law enforcement experience and usually return to their agencies to serve in executive-level positions.
Schuman is in his 20th year of law enforcement is assigned as a road patrol lieutenant. He is a member of the Special Response Team, the coordinator of Field Training Officer Program for new hires, supervises civilian office personnel and has been an instructor at the Chautauqua County Sheriff's Academy in Jamestown for the past 10 years.