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Posted on: August 30, 2016

[ARCHIVED] Cornelius Police Promote 10 Officers to rank of Captain, Lieutenant, Sergeants and Corporals

CPD Promotions 2016

On Monday, August 1, 2016, the Cornelius Police Department promoted ten officers within the department to the ranks of Captain, Lieutenant, Sergeants, and Corporals.

Captain Jennifer Thompson has been with the department since 2001. A graduate of Basic Law Enforcement Training from Central Piedmont Community College, Thompson has been a Patrol Officer, Detective, Detective Sergeant, Criminal Investigations Lieutenant, and Patrol Lieutenant. Captain Thompson will serve as the Captain of the Field Operations Division.

Lieutenant Tony Sharpe has been a member of the department since 2004 and is being promoted from Patrol Sergeant to Patrol Lieutenant. A graduate of Basic Law Enforcement Training from Mitchell Community College, Sharpe has been a Patrol Officer, Detective, and Training/Recruiting Sergeant.

Sergeant Matthew Figaro graduated from Basic Law Enforcement Training at Mitchell Community College and has been a member of the department since 2011. Figaro has been a Patrol Officer, Detective and member of the SWAT Team and will serve as a Patrol Sergeant.

Sergeant Vaughn Griffin graduated from Basic Law Enforcement Training in 2006 from Central Piedmont Community College. A member of the department since 2007, Griffin has been a Traffic Officer since 2010 and will serve as a Patrol Sergeant.

Corporal W. Lee Cook has been a member of the department for 12 years. A graduate of Basic Law Enforcement Training at Central Piedmont Community College, Cook has been a Patrol Officer, Detective and Officer in the Support Services Division. Corporal Cook will serve in Community Services.

Corporal Mathew Ferrucci graduated from Basic Law Enforcement Training at Mitchell Community College and joined the department in 2006. Ferrucci has been a Patrol Officer, Field Training Officer, Detective and a member of the Lake Enforcement Division. Corporal Ferrucci will continue to serve on Lake Patrol.

Corporal Derek Queen graduated from Basic Law Enforcement Training at Mitchell Community College and joined the department in 2010. Queen has been a Patrol Officer and member of the Lake Enforcement Division. Corporal Queen will continue to serve as a K9 Officer.

Corporal Robert Russell joined the department in 2003 and graduated Basic Law Enforcement Training at Central Piedmont Community College. Russell has been a Patrol Officer, Detective and Traffic Officer. Corporal Russell will continue to serve as a K9 Officer.

Corporal Daniel Waltman graduated from Basic Law Enforcement Training at Central Piedmont Community College and joined the department in 2003. Waltman has been a Patrol Officer, School Resource Officer, and Detective. Corporal Waltman will continue to serve in the Criminal Investigations Division.

Corporal Robin Watts has been a member of the department since 2009, graduated from Basic Law Enforcement Training at Mitchell Community College and has been a School Resource Officer. Corporal Watts will serve in the Special Services Division.

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