- Campus Police Officer, Merrimack College Police Department
Officer John Fortes began his Law Enforcement career upon graduating with a Bachelors in Criminal Justice from Endicott College. His first Law Enforcement job was at Regis College as a dispatcher. John graduated from the New England Law Enforcement Training Center (NELETC) Police Academy in Chelsea, MA in 2018, at which time he was promoted to Officer.
John has participated in many training courses in his 3 years in law enforcement such as de-escalation, mental health, graffiti, Clery, and hate crime identification. In January 2020 John began working as a part-time officer at Merrimack College and a full-time officer at North Shore Community College.