Brittany Laite graduated from the Pat Thomas Law Enforcement Academy, Florida Public Safety Institute at Tallahassee Community College in Tallahassee, Fla. on Oct. 1.

Laite was one of 32 basic recruits in BRC Class 372 to complete the four-month academy training and is currently employed as a Certified State Probation Officer in Saint Lucie County, Florida.

Laite is the daughter of Keryn and Heidi Laite of Lincolnville Center and Debbie Laite of Port Saint Lucie, Florida. Her grandparents are Doug and Sharon Teel of Rockport, the late Keryn Laite Sr. and Sally Laite of Lincolnville Center. Great-grandparents are BertĀ  and Pearle Vanorse of Rockland. Laite resides in Port Saint Lucie, Fla. with her dog Rebel.

Laite will be heading back to Tallahassee at the end of November to complete her certified firearms training.