The Indiana State
Policeís Lowell post has a new commander.
formerly Sergeant, has been promoted to Lieutenant and named the Lowell
postís District Commander.
The Lowell post
covers Porter, Lake, LaPorte, Newton, Jasper, Pulaski, and Starke counties.
Lt. Gose, 47, is an
18-year veteran of the ISP. A Merrillville native, he graduated Merrillville
High School and, in 1989, earned a bachelorís degree in aeronautical and
aerospace engineering from Purdue University in Lafayette.
the Indiana State Police Recruit Academy in 1995, Gose was appointed trooper
and assigned to the Lowell post, where he worked Lake County for five years.
He was subsequently tasked to the Gaming Division for one year, then
promoted to District Squad Corporal, then in 2003 to District Squad
During his career,
Gose served as a field training officer, an FTO coordinator, and a crash
reconstructionist and belonged to the Tactical Intervention Platoon.
Lt. Gose was named
Officer of the Year for 2013 by the District One Law Enforcement Council and
the Northwest Indiana Public Information Officerís Association. He is also a
recipient of the ISP Silver Star, awarded for an act of personal bravery
above and beyond the call of duty.
Lt. Gose resides in
Porter County with his family.