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Brian Ringer, Senior Instructor


...served nearly thirty (30) years with the Morgan County Sheriff’s Office prior to joining the staff at the Indiana Law Enforcement Academy in January 2011. Lieutenant Ringer first served the Sheriff’s Office as a Jail Officer and Reserve Deputy Sheriff for five (5) plus years before becoming a full time Merit Deputy.

As a Merit Deputy, Lieutenant Ringer held many positions including Scuba Diver and Evidence Technician. In 1995, he was promoted to the rank of Captain, serving until his retirement as third (3rd) in command. While serving as Captain he was a Shift Commander, Fleet Manager, Reserve Division Commander, and assisted with In-Service training.

Lt. Ringer is a graduate of the eighty-ninth (89th) Basic Session of the Indiana Law Enforcement Academy and holds certifications as an instructor in Strategies & Tactics of Patrol Stops [S.T.O.P.S.], Emergency Vehicle Operations [E.V.O.], Advance Emergency Vehicle Operations, Senior Instructor, and A.E.D./C.P.R./First Aid through the American Heart Association.

Lt. Ringer’s primary duties at the Indiana Law Enforcement Academy include the Emergency Vehicle Operations program, Strategies & Tactics of Patrol Stops program, and assisting with other Basic Course classes.