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50% of police force has a degree; Squad's data in line with Cincinnati's population

Dec 28, 2020 - The Cincinnati Enquirer (Ohio)

About half of Cincinnati's police officers have college degrees, according to data released by the police department.

The data shows 40% of the officers, including those at higher ranks, have a bachelor's degree or higher. Another 10% have associate's degrees.

Here are a few other highlights from the data:

About 13% reported their highest education level as high school.

About 34% reported their highest education level as "some college."

At least 33 officers and spec...