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Posted on: December 15, 2022

Officer of the Month: Patrolman/CDTRT SWAT Leader Ryan Jackson!

Ptlm R. Jackson Headshot

Patrolman Jackson started volunteering at a young age with his local fire department and was involved in several major incidents that involved teamwork with the Police. Since he was young, he was fascinated with emergency services and had the opportunity to form friendships with local Police Officers who mentored him. Patrolman Jackson grew up having done the citizen’s police academy and community ride a long’s with Police Officers. In 2004, he attended the Police academy and quickly began his Police career as a part-time Police Officer in Upland and Brookhaven Boroughs.

In 2007, Patrolman Jackson was hired by Upper Providence Township as a part-time officer then went full time in 2008. Since starting with the Upper Providence Police, he has been actively involved with the Swat Team. During his career he has enjoyed making relationships with the community and assisting in time of need.

"Upper Providence is a great community and I have enjoyed working with some of the best," said Patrolman Jackson."

In his spare time Patrolman Jackson enjoys golfing, hunting, snowboarding and especially time with his family.