On May 24, 2018 the Cornelius Police Department promoted a Corporal in Field Operations.
Duke Cooper was born and raised in Charlotte, NC. He graduated from North Carolina State University in 2003 with a Bachelor of Arts Degree. In 2011 he graduated from Gaston Community College's Basic Law Enforcement Training and was hired by the Cornelius Police Department in 2012. He has served as a Field Training Officer and a Crime Scene Technician in addition to his responsibilities as a Patrol Officer. Earlier this month he also received his Advanced Law Enforcement Certificate from North Carolina Criminal Justice Training and Standards.
Please join the Cornelius Police Department in congratulating Duke Cooper on his promotion to Corporal.