HULL – Chief John Dunn is pleased to announce that Sgt. Craig Lepro completed the Roger Williams University Command Training Series: First Line Supervisor Course on Friday, Oct. 11.
The two-week course offered to police supervisory personnel addressed contemporary concepts of management and leadership relevant to the responsibilities of first line supervisors in a modern criminal justice agency.
The coursework, presented by experienced academics and law enforcement practitioners, discussed topics including operational leadership and management principles, problem-solving, organizational and interpersonal communications, labor relations, disciplinary issues and ethical decision-making.
“This training is a comprehensive program that provides a great base of knowledge in leadership,” Chief Dunn said. “I want to congratulate Sgt. Lepro on graduating from the course and taking this step to enhance his skills as a supervisor within our department.”
The course was offered by the Justice System Training and Research Institute at Roger Williams University in Rhode Island, in partnership with the New England Association of Chiefs of Police. Graduates of the course represented police departments from throughout New England.