San Francisco Police Academy’s 279th Class Graduation 013-23

Photo of Graduating Academy Class 279

The San Francisco Police Department’s 279th Recruit Class will be sworn in on Thursday, September 14, 2023. There are 6 graduating recruit officers. Four graduates are bilingual and fluent in languages such as Spanish and Tagalog.   

The 279th Recruit Class has three members who have earned bachelor’s degrees. Members of the class have previously been employed in fields such as security, construction trades, and engineering. One of the graduating officers served in the United States Marine Corps. 

 A class photo accompanies this media advisory.  

The graduation will take place at the Lake Merced Boat House located at 1 Harding Road in San Francisco at 6:00 p.m. 

The 279th Recruit Class has completed 33 weeks of training. Following graduation, the newly sworn SFPD officers will begin a 16-week field training program at various district stations. 

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