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Dr. DeLong earned her Doctorate, Master’s, and Bachelor’s degrees from Western Michigan University in Sociology and Criminology. She earned her Associate’s degree from Kalamazoo Valley Community College in Law Enforcement, and began her career as a police officer in the city of Marshall, Michigan. Dr. DeLong has served as a certified police officer since 1985 and brings her experience into the classroom. She currently serves as a part-time officer with the Village of Decatur, Michigan police department.