12 take oath as Jackson police officers
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The Jackson police force is welcoming new officers.
Twelve new officers stepped up for duty Friday, when the department graduated its 54th recruiting class.
WAPT TV reports (http://bit.ly/1EYcKwK ) that the new officers start work Monday.
Chief Lee Vance said the graduating class was small, but he didn't mind, stressing that the department is looking for quality over quantity.
Information from: WAPT-TV, http://www.wapt.com