Eric Schuman

Meet Officer Eric Schuman

Officer Eric Schuman, of Elkhart, joined the Concord Community Schools Police Department on May 23, 2022.

Schuman was selected for the role based on his background in law enforcement and his desire to serve the youth of his community. He joins Concord from the Elkhart County Sheriff’s Department where he has served in a variety of capacities since 2012. His most recent assignment was as a detective for property crimes investigations.

He has served as an Elkhart County Sheriff’s Office Explorer’s Advisor, an Honor Guard Member, a Background Investigator, Evidence Apprentice, and Project Lifesaver Responder, and was previously a member of the Driving Review Board, Crash Team, and Sheriff’s Tobacco and Alcohol Reduction Team. 

He graduated from the Indiana Law Enforcement Academy in 2013 and also holds an associates degree in General Studies from William Rainey Harper Community College and a bachelor’s degree in Broadcasting and Law Enforcement from Western Illinois University. 

“I am excited to be a part of the Concord community and am looking forward to making a difference,” Schuman said. 

Schuman and his wife, Ashley, have two children --  Hazel and Harrison.