Professional of the Year - Government/Search and Rescue/Tracker
John Patrick Ciszczon
|Law Enforcement Officer/SAR Tracker
|Type of Organization:
|Providing public safety and law enforcement services
|Mr. Ciszczon has over 5 years experience. He serves as a visual man tracker and searches for lost individuals. Mr. Ciszczon also provides search and rescue for felons who run from the law. He participates in training with the tracking team with Washoe County.
|Geographic Area of Distribution:
|Attended, Police Academy, Southwestern Illinois College; Attended, Southern Illinois University - Edwardsville
|Deer hunting, adaptive mountain biking, adaptive snow skiing, training K-9 in scent tracking and detecting
|Chris, Nick, Lluke, Glen, Kris
|Previously, Mr. Ciszczon served with the Tactical Tracking School and assisted the instructor teaching visual tracking to SAR teams. He served wit law enforcement organizations and the military throughout the US, Canada, and Mexico. He has also served with Washoe County SAR, the Livingston Police department, New Douglas Police Officers, as a security officer with Whelan Security, with Zion National Park Security, as a USPS letter carrier, and he served with the US Marine Corps.
|Honors & Awards:
|Hometown Hero Award, NALC, for work with children enrolled in the local Head Start program; Letters of Accomplishment and Meritorious promotions, US Marine Corps; Graduated as Class President, Session 28, Southwestern Illinois College Part Time Police Academy