Photo Courtesy: Anne Arundel County Police Department “Failure to select the best trainers will only create those ‘training gaps’ we see all too often.” SPO Inken Myers, PTO Coordinator Hampton Police Division “Forget what they taught you in the academy. I’ll show you how we do it out here on the road.” This statement is made […]
Police Chief Eric Jewkes simply wants a full staff to return to his agency and he hopes the bonus will help with that.
But already Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler and the head of the Portland police union are trading barbs, and it's over the wording of the job description for the top cop's job.
The year was 1991. Narcotics trafficking along the Gulf Coast was overrunning Alabama, Louisiana and Mississippi. It was clear that law enforcement needed more training and new techniques.