ONEONTA – Christopher Catapano, a member of the Oneonta Police Department since 2008, has been promoted to Sergeant.
Sergeant Catapano holds an associates degree in criminal justice from Herkimer County Community College and a Bachelors Degree in criminal justice from SUNY Oneonta.
While attending SUNY Oneonta, Sergeant Catapano served as an intern with the Oneonta Police Department where he was later hired as an officer from the civil service list.
Prior to promotion to sergeant, he served as a patrol officer and field training officer. Sergeant Catapano is a certified hostage negotiator and a member of the Oneonta Police Department Special Response Team.