Officer Stephen Dennis
Officer Stephen Dennis started his career with the Henniker Police Department as a part-time police officer in September of 2001. He was appointed to a full time position on September 12, 2004.
Officer Dennis was previously employed as a youth councilor and later a unit supervisor for the State of New Hampshire Youth Detention Service Unit in Concord. He attended the New Hampshire Juvenile Justice Academy.
Officer Dennis holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Criminal Justice from Franklin Pierce College.
Officer Dennis is a veteran of the United States Marine Corps, and the NH Army National Guard. He was deployed to Cuba in 2003 in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.
Officer Dennis is a member of the Henniker Police Department color guard, and is a department photographer. He is a physical fitness testing examiner. He is also an American Red Cross First Aid, Adult/Infant CPR and Defibulator Instructor. Officer Dennis was certified as a bicycle patrol officer in 2007.
Officer Dennis is a firearms instructor for the department, and is certified as a Drug Recognition Expert.
November 2007 Off. Dennis attended training in New Jersey put on by Triple Canopy and received certification as an Active Shooter Instructor.