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CHICKASHA, Okla. – April 24, 2019 – The Chickasha Police Department would like to congratulate Officers Colton Bridges and Kirsten Thomas for graduating from CLEET Academy on April 19, 2019.
During the academy, officers receive classroom instruction on topics including Law and Ethics, accident investigation, CPR/First Aid and Officer Survival. Training in firearms, Law Enforcement Driving, Standardized Field Sobriety Testing and use of traffic radar is also provided.
By earning CLEET certification, Bridges and Thomas are now able to begin the Chickasha Police Department’s Field Training Officer Program.
During the next three and a half months, Bridges and Thomas will ride with more experienced officers to put their academy learning to work and learn how the Chickasha Police Department handles specific situations, including Emergency Orders of Detention, tagging property and more.
The Chickasha Police Department is currently accepting applications for Police Officers who will start CLEET Academy in August. If you are interested in joining the Chickasha Police Department, visit bit.ly/ChickashaOK-Apply-PD to learn more and apply.