PRINCE FREDERICK, Md. – Sheriff Mike Evans would like to congratulate Captain David Payne on his graduation from the 273rd session of the FBI National Academy on September 13, 2018. 

Captain Payne was selected by the FBI from a large pool of applicants from around the world to attend the exclusive 10 week executive program.  Only the top 1% of law enforcement executives are selected to attend this program.

He spent 10 weeks in Quantico Virginia at the FBI Academy where the training focused on graduate level academics, physical fitness, and learning from the experiences of the other law enforcement professionals enrolled in the program. 

The students in this session hailed from 25 countries and 48 states, making for a diverse group. Captain Payne was able to maintain a perfect 4.0 GPA in the graduate level classes which are accredited by the University of Virginia.

Sheriff Mike Evans stated, “Captain Payne is a true asset to the Calvert County Sheriff’s Office and the citizens of Calvert County.”