The state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection has promoted Environmental Conservation Police Officer Greg Ulkus to the rank of Sergeant.
Sergeant Ulkus will be the Western District Lake Supervisor. He will be responsible for training both the Lake Housatonic Authority and Candlewood Lake Authority Officers, and supervise CLA officers as well. Candlewood Lake is Connecticut's largest lake attracting thousands of boaters. Sergeant Ulkus will be responsible for coordinating boating initiatives on water bodies in his district.
Sergeant Ulkus has been with the State EnCon Police for six and a half years and prior to that he worked for the DEEP Boating Division. He has been the recipient of many department awards, including Medals for Outstanding Service in 2011 and 2015 and a Medal for Meritorious Service in 2016.
Sergeant Ulkus is currently a Field Training Officer and certified instructor responsible for the training and evaluation of junior or probationary level members. His specialized team is the Boating Accident Reconstruction Unit.
This promotion follows the previous promotion of Keith Williams to Captain. He is heading up EnCon’s Marine Division.