Captain Roy Willingham, Commander of the Rome Police Department Criminal Investigation Division was one of 227 people in the country to graduate from the FBI National Academy last week.
The 267th Session of the National Academy consisted of men and women from 48 sates.
The National Academy Program is internationally known for its academic excellence. It offers ten weeks of advanced communication, leadership, and fitness training for selected officers having proven records as professionals within their agencies. On average, these officers have 21 years of law enforcement experience and usually return to their agencies to serve in executive-level positions.