FROM INDIANA STATE POLICE
JASPER -- Sergeant Chad Dick was recently recognized for achieving 25 years of service with the Indiana State Police. Sgt. Dick graduated from the 53rd ISP Recruit School on December 24th, 1995. For reaching this milestone, he received an award from Indiana State Police Superintendent Douglas G. Carter that consisted of a framed certificate and a longevity pin to be worn on the uniform.
A native of Newton County, Sgt. Dick grew up in Kentland and graduated from South Newton High School in 1992. Sgt. Dick attended both Vincennes University and Indiana State University studying Law Enforcement/Criminology until being hired by the Indiana State Police in August 1995
Upon his graduation from the ISP Academy, Sgt. Dick was assigned to the Toll Road Post where he served as a road trooper until ultimately transferring to the Jasper Post in 1997. Sgt. Dick was then promoted to Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Officer in 2005. Sgt. Dick was then promoted to Public Information Officer/Recruiter Sergeant in 2007 and again promoted to District Squad Leader (Sergeant) in 2013 at the Jasper Post.
Sergeant Dick has served the Indiana State Police in many areas of the job including:
- VASCAR Instructor
- Firearms Instructor
- Tactical Intervention Platoon Member
- ISP Critical Incident Stress Management Team
- State Fraternal Order of Police Critical Incident/Memorial Team
- Indiana State Police Honor Guard Team
- Served as the Assistant Statewide Team Leader
- Marijuana Eradication District Coordinator
- Field Training Officer
- Field Training Officer Coordinator
- Member of the Indiana State Police Alliance and Fraternal Order of Police
- Served two weeks in Biloxi Mississippi after hurricane Katrina, September 2005
Sergeant Dick and his wife and two children reside in Dubois County.