LANSING (WKZO) -- The Michigan State Police have graduated 90 new troopers from their Recruit School and plan to send most of them to the states most violent and underserved cities. It was the state’s 124th Trooper School Graduation ceremony.
MSP Director Col. Kriste Kibbey Etue says a focus is being put on the state's underserved communities including; Flint, Detroit, Pontiac and Saginaw.
A total of 180 new Troopers have joined the force in the last year. There are plans for another 107 to graduate this coming year.