Patrolman Caleb Loe of the Prescott Police Department was one of 41 officers who participated in Basic Police Training Class 2012-C at the Arkansas Law Enforcement Training Academy in East Camden recently.
The 12-week, 480-hour course, which began July 8, 2012, included instruction in standard police tactics, firearms, legal, educational and technical skills, as well as practical exercises. In each course emphasis is placed upon the officer achieving excellence in both academic subjects and firearms training. An officer must maintain an academic score of at leat 70% on each examination, and consistently fire at least 80% during firearms training exercises to successfully complete all phases of the course.
Graduation ceremonies were conducted Friday, September 28 at the Southern Arkansas University Tech Ross Center.