City of North Bend release – Please help us congratulate North Bend Police Officer Jeremy Bowman, who graduated Friday from The University of California at Irvine with a Master’s Degree in Criminology. Bowman maintained a 4.0 GPA and earned a Research Excellence Award for his mental health and criminal contact thesis. U.C. Irvine’s Masters in Criminology Program was rated No. 1 in the nation by U.S. News & World Report for the second consecutive year. We know the effort and sacrifice Officer Bowman made to further his education, which directly benefits the work he does in our community. Congratulations!