John String is a Lieutenant with the Lower Merion Township Police Department in Montgomery County, PA. He is currently assigned to the Department’s Patrol Division as a Watch Commander, and held previous positions with the Departments Staff and Inspections Unit, Canine Unit, and served as a Field Training Officer.
He is a graduate of Northwestern University’s School of Police Staff and Command, completed FBI-LEEDA’s supervisor and command level training, Penn State University’s POSIT course, and several additional leadership and liability training courses. In 2016 he was trained as an accreditation manager and then as an assessor in 2017. While assigned to the Department’s Staff and Inspections Unit he supervised the Department’s PLEAC and CALEA reaccreditations.
John holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Aeronautical Science from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University and is currently pursuing a Master of Arts in Public Administration from Arkansas State University.