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Kentucky State Police Post 14's Citizens Police Academy

Date of News Release: 01/16/2014

Citizens Police Academy

(Ashland, KY) - The Kentucky State Police in Ashland will be hosting their fifth annual Citizens Police Academy starting on March 10, 2014 (Monday) at the Health and Education Center at Kings Daughters Medical Center. The classes run for 11 weeks from 7:00 - 9:30 pm every Monday evening with a graduation ceremony on May 19, 2014.

This learning opportunity will provide those in the class with an in depth look at the multiple aspects of the Kentucky State Police. Participants will be presented with the opportunity to interact with Troopers that work the local communities.

Class Topics include:

  • KSP Overview
  • Legal process
  • Patrol / Accident Investigation
  • Traffic Stops
  • Criminal Investigations
  • Commercial Vehicle Enforcement
  • Trooper Island
  • Drug Investigations
  • Lab Overview
  • Special Response Team / K-9 / Hazardous Devices

There is no cost to attend this academy.

The attached flyer provides more information about the academy. Persons interested should contact TFC Michael Murriell at 606-928-6421.

Applications are available at the Kentucky State Police Post 14 Ashland or online at http://www.kentuckystatepolice.org/posts/post14.html.

Potential applicants can print out an application at this website and turn into TFC Michael Murriell at the KSP Post 14 or simply fill out an electronic application, digitally sign the application and send to michael.murriell@ky.gov.