The Beloit Police Department welcomed three patrol officers at an Aug. 7 badge-pinning ceremony: Colin Hirsch, Thomas Ailport and Johnathan Stanley.
Hirsch attended Blackhawk Technical College and graduated from the Dane County Law Enforcement Academy in 2018. He will participate in the field training program after orientation.
Ailport earned an associate degree in criminal justice from Blackhawk Technical College in May.
Stanley earned an associate degree in ethnic studies from UW-Whitewater at Rock County in 2016 and has a bachelor’s degree in education and youth studies from Beloit College.
Ailport and Stanley will enter the police academy at Blackhawk Technical College after orientation. They are expected to graduate Dec. 13.