Criminal Justice Alum Promoted to Administrative Captain

Sgt. John Liehr, graduate of NSU’s Fischler College of Education and School of Criminal Justice (FCE&SCJ), has been promoted to Administrative Captain of the Smyrna Police Department (Tennessee).

Last year, Sgt. Liehr was recognized for his 25-year commitment to serving the Smyrna Police Department. He joined Smyrna Police Department in 1994 as a patrolman and worked his way through the ranks of the department, serving as a field training officer, corporal in the Patrol Division, sergeant in the Patrol Division, detective, detective sergeant of narcotics, and detective sergeant of the Detective Division.

Sgt. Liehr earned his M.S. in Criminal Justice with FCE&SCJ in 2007.