Two students from York County were among 16 graduates of the Harrisburg Area Community College's 14th part-time police academy.

Brain M. Sterner of Dallastown and Stephanie Edlund Vajda of York received their diplomas after completing the part-time academy, which aims to accommodate working students and can be completed in less than a year, according to the school.

Sterner also received the highest proficiency in firearms award.

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