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It was simulator night for CPA Class #21! We all remember the scenarios, the missed shots, the poor outcomes that make us appreciate the police even more. Photos by Jack Simon.
It’s SWAT Week! Sgt. Doug Farris led the class through the classroom instruction, then out to the firing range.
CPA Class 21 is going strong. They learned how police do criminal investigations and the tools needed. Then they got to do some work themselves!
Ofr Dan Dean gave a great presentation on active shootings, giving us a history, then modern tactics to counter an active shooting. Basically: Run, Hide, Fight. Ofr Dean had the group psyched up to handle an active threat.
We honored Ciro tonight at our annual picnic with the police officers. Ciro couldn’t make it, but his replacement buddy, Jax, entertained us and even wore a lei for the occasion!
West Chester Citizen Police Academy Alumni Association members participated in the Matt Haverkamp Foundation, Fourteenth Annual Matt’s 5K Pursuit. WCCPAAA donated $1,500 to the Matt Haverkamp Foundation in support of the new K9 for the West Chester Police Department.
On June 26, the West Chester police department participated in the annual torch run, taking over from our neighboring police department in Sharonville and continuing the run to parts north. Law enforcement members and Special Olympics athletes carry the “Flame of Hope” into Opening Ceremonies of local competitions in a movement known as Guardians…
We enjoyed a great presentation by an undercover detective from the police department. The detective reviewed human trafficking in general and how it shows up in West Chester. There are some scary facts, especially around sex trafficking. We got to review two cases of sex trafficking with some unbelievable case facts. I’m glad our department…
CPA Class #20 Graduation! The six members of this small class made up for it with enthusiasm for learning about the West Chester police department. They shared what they liked the most about the classes, the SWAT exercise seeming to come out on top most often. Welcome to the WCCPAAA, we hope! Presentations…