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Officer injured at airport awarded Police Purple Heart

...worked at the U.S. Federal Reserve Law Enforcement Division. He graduated as "top gun" from the Federal Law Enforcement Academy. He previously worked as a detective and SWAT team member for the Gretna Police Department in Gretna, Louisiana...
An old tool in new packaging in the fall. Officers are also trained on how to use collapsible batons at the Department of Public Safety law enforcement academy in Sitka. Use of forceBecause Juneau police officers have habitually left their batons in their patrol cars in...
18 graduate from law enforcement academy in Sitka

Eighteen people graduated from the Department of Public Safety Training Academy in Sitka on Friday, including one new officer from the Juneau Police Department.
Police chief will return officers to longer shifts

...The department also is looking for four officers to be hired from the recent recruitment cycle. Between the law enforcement academy in Sitka and field training, it will take new officers about a year to be on their own on the streets of Juneau...
Police looking to fill vacancies

...recruits. All officers new to the department will train with veteran officers. New officers will be sent to the law enforcement academy in Sitka. To become a Juneau police officer, an applicant faces polygraph and psychological tests. Felony convictions...
Park ranger accused of sexually assaulting 2 coworkers

...violations to backcountry patrols. Seasonal rangers are required to go through a special National Park Service law enforcement academy. Curry is a graduate of the U.S. Coast Guard Academy in New London, Conn. This is not the first law enforcement...
Native scholarship available for law enforcement academy

...announced a scholarship opportunity available to all Alaska Native students wishing to attend the Spring 2011 Law Enforcement Academy at the University of Alaska Fairbanks Community and Technical College (formerly Tanana Valley Campus). The...
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Hooper Bay police clash with village officials over whether to carry guns

...professionally trained officers. Hoelscher and two others graduated last fall from the University of Alaska Fairbanks' law enforcement academy. The Fraternal Order of Police and the International Association of Chiefs of Police said they were unaware of...
State Briefs

...The accident occurred at the firing range near the Fairbanks International Airport. John Myers, who heads the law enforcement academy at the University of Alaska Fairbanks Tanana Valley Campus, told the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner the gun will...
Investigator goes from chasing cops to being one

...Department was recruiting and finally listened to her instincts, she said. She was accepted into the state-run law enforcement academy in Sitka and at age 28 she was embarking on her third career. "My family not so subtly told me they thought...


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