Eagle County Sheriff James Van Beek graduates FBI National Academy

By Randy Wyrick

EAGLE — Eagle County Sheriff James Van Beek graduated from FBI National Academy’s executive leadership development course. The FBI National Academy is located in Quantico, Virginia.Van Beek joined 213 veteran law enforcement leaders selected by the FBI to participate in 10 weeks of advanced academic and physical training. FBI Director James Comey presented Van Beek with his certificate during a graduation ceremony. Less than 1 percent of American law enforcement officers are National Academy graduates.The academic training covered executive leadership, terrorism, organizational development, and media relations. Candidates also worked officer wellness and fitness into their daily training program.Van Beek attended …

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