(ST. CLAIR COUNTY) -- St. Clair County Undersheriff Tom Buckley was among 221 law enforcement officers who recently graduated from the FBI National Academy program in Virginia. The 256th session of the National Academy consisted of men and women from 47 states. Also included in the class are members of law enforcement agencies from the District of Columbia, 23 international countries, five military organizations and two federal civilian organizations. Sheriff Tim Donnellon says he is extremely proud of Buckley's accomplishment. Donnellon graduated from the 223rd session in 2005. The National Academy Program offers 10 weeks of advanced investigative, management and fitness training for selected officers having proven records as professionals within their agencies. On average, the officers have 19-years of law enforcement experience. Undersheriff Buckley has been serving at the St. Clair County Sheriff's Office since 1990.
PICTURED: R Sheriff Tim Donnellon and Undersheriff Tom Buckley