Groesbeck DPS Trooper teaches crash investigation
Kenneth Shields, Trooper III , teaches crash investigation to McLennan Community College Law Enforcement Academy. Kenneth Shields is a graduate of Groesbeck High School and received a Bachelor Degree of Science in Criminal Justice from Sam Houston State University. He joined DPS as a Trooper in 2007 and has been stationed in Groesbeck since 2010. Normally, there are two academies per year, once those who attend successfully complete the academy they go to work as law enforcement officers for surrounding agencies such as Waco Police Department; McLennan County Sheriff’s Office; Hewitt Police Department; and several other agencies including some in Limestone County. Recently Trooper Shields completed teaching his first class with MCC. Students spend six days, a total of 48 training hours all in crash investigation. Pictured above is the first class that are scheduled to graduate the academy on June 9th. Contributed photo.