New troopers set to join MSP

Sixty-five new Michigan State Police Troopers graduated in Lansing on Friday.

During the ceremony, the troopers will be sworn in by MSP’s director, Col. Kriste Kibbey Etue.  Troopers are assigned to one of the eight districts in the state.

The keynote speaker will be Governor Rick Snyder.

The Upper Peninsula has three recruits graduating, and all of them will be stationed at three posts in the U.P.

Nine total troopers will be assigned to the U.P.’s Eighth District:


Calumet Post:

Tpr. Timothy Oliver (Ironwood)


Iron Mountain Post:

Tpr. Jacob Mundy (Fenton)


Sault Ste. Marie Post:

Tpr. Jacob Donahue (Clio)

Tpr. Justin Mazur (Macomb)


St. Ignace Post:

Tpr. Jay Hills III (Lake Orion)


Wakefield Post:

Tpr. Frank Smith IV (Iron Mountain)

Tpr. Tyler Tabin (Wyandotte)