SUNO to host graduation ceremony for Orleans Parish Sheriff’s Office deputies
A celebration for deputies graduating from a six-week training program at the Police Officer Standards and Training academy will be held at Southern University at New Orleans Tuesday, June 6.
Compliance Director Gary Maynard and Sheriff Marlin N. Gusman will preside over the graduation of 45 deputies, and U.S. District Court Judge Lance Africk will be the event’s guest speaker.
The six-week training program allows deputies to be eligible to receive a $6,000 annual salary supplement funded by the State of Louisiana.
Southern University at New Orleans is located on 6400 Press Drive, and the celebration will take place at 3 p.m. in the SUNO Conference Center.