CLEARWATER TRIBUNE HOME
JULY 8, 2010
The Orofino Police Department
invites interested persons to join them for a
Classes will cover various topics, such as use of force, search and seizure, traffic stops, laws of arrest and training requirements for officers. Other possibilities are the canine program, drug investigations, the technology utilized by the department and driving.
Participants will be encouraged to do a ride-along in a police car.
Some blocks of instruction
will involve leaders from outside the police department. Plans are to make
classes interesting and interactive. “This won’t be lectures and PowerPoint
All officers in the department will participate in some capacity.
The academy will be held with a minimum of 20 participants. Chief Wilson encourages early sign up as the class will be closed after 30 applicants have been accepted.
Applications are available at
the Police Department office, located on
Because of the nature of the material to be discussed and the ride along, a safety check will be completed prior to acceptance into the class. There is no charge for the academy.
For more information contact
Orofino Police Department at