Twenty-two recruits representing seven regulation enforcement businesses graduated from the Slidell Regional Police Academy on Monday night time (Nov. thirteen), the Slidell Police Division introduced.
The recruits handed the Louisiana Peace Officer Requirements and Coaching (POST) necessities, a strict curriculum of obligatory regulation enforcement programs.
Slidell Police Chief Randy Fandal addressed the graduates, congratulating them for his or her profitable efforts in the course of the 27-week coaching, the division stated in a information launch.
“Being a regulation enforcement officer in at present’s world is troublesome, however when you’ve got this one key element in your life, you’ll little question succeed,” Fandal informed the group. “That one element is integrity.”
The coaching coated quite a few topics, together with firearms, fundamentals of patrol, investigations, first help and CPR, tactical driving, state of affairs based mostly coaching, defensive techniques, bodily health and group relations.
A lot of the graduates will turn into reserve regulation enforcement officers, who serve their group with no pay, the discharge stated.
4 awards got out:
- Bodily health award (greatest time, bodily health course): Officer Collin Lee, Ponchatoula Police Division.
- Scholastic award (general highest GPA): Deputy Brian James, St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Workplace.
- P.O.S.T. award (highest rating on the state remaining examination): Deputy Katie Robbins, St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Workplace.
- Firearms award (highest capturing common): Officer Eric Calvin, Slidell Police Division.
The whole record of graduates and their respective businesses:
- Lake Pontchartrain Causeway Police: Don Cerise.
- Jefferson Parish Constable’s Workplace: David Ducote.
- Ponchatoula Police Division: Collin Lee, Frank Tallia.
- Plaquemines Parish Sheriff’s Workplace: Gregory Richard, John Gurba.
- Pearl River Police Division: Michael Alquist, Cameron Hillhouse, Braxton Manuel
- Slidell Police Division: Eric Calvin, Gilbert Etienne, Randy Jarrell, Sandy Perrien, Joshua Roy
- St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Workplace: Kevin Alario, Christopher Bertucci, Storm Davis, Michael Gibase, Jon Griggs, Brian James, Katie Robbins, Calen Tulino.