CALDWELL, NJ -- Students at Trinity Academy "clapped out” Caldwell Police Sergeant Fred Arnold on Thursday.

Arnold will be retiring from the force on Friday. He has been a D.A.R.E. | L.E.A.D.  instructor in Caldwell. The student at the school performed the "clap out" as part of their farewell ceremony for the sergeant.

"We hope you have a wonderful retirement, Sergeant Fred," Trinity Academy said in a public message to Arnold, "and thank you for your service."