Bennie Boles is a 21 year veteran of the La Porte Police Department, seven of
those years in the capacity of a reserve officer,. He is currently assigned as
the Night Shift as the watch commander. Boles has served in many different roles in the police
department, some of which include Traffic/Patrol Sergeant, crash reconstructionist, PIO, and Internal affairs investigator.
Bennie holds a Master Peace Officer’s
Certification from the Texas Commission On Law Enforcement. He has a
Bachelor’s of Science in Organizational Leadership from Mountain State
University and a Master's Degree in Criminal Justice Leadership and Management
through Sam Houston State University. He is also a graduate of the Leadership
Command College - Class 82, of the Bill Blackwood Law Enforcement Management
Institute of Texas, Sam Houston State University.