Susanville’s Wyatt Jay Gregor sworn in as a CHP officer

Wyatt Jay Gregor, of Susanville, has successfully completed cadet training at the California Highway Patrol Academy.  He is assigned to duty at the CHP’s Clear Lake Area office.

Wyatt Jay Gregor.

Officer Gregor graduated from Lassen High School in 2018.  He also attended Lassen Community College where he received an associate of science general education degree.  Prior to attending the CHP Academy, he was a clerk at Safeway.

At the CHP Academy, cadet training starts with nobility in policing, leadership, professionalism and ethics and cultural diversity.  Training also includes mental illness response and crisis intervention techniques.  Cadet instruction covers patrol operations, crash investigation, first aid and the arrest of suspected violators, including those who drive under the influence of alcohol or drugs.

The cadets also receive training in traffic control, report writing, recovery of stolen vehicles, assisting the motoring public, issuing citations, emergency scene management and knowledge of various codes including the Vehicle Code, Penal Code, and Health and Safety Code.

The mission of the California Highway Patrol is to provide the highest level of Safety, Service, and Security.