DOCJT Class 487 completes basic training, graduates 29 law enforcement officers from across state

Twenty-nine law enforcement officers from agencies across the state graduated today from basic training at the Kentucky Department of Criminal Justice Training. The graduates of Class 487 completed 23 weeks of training, which consisted of 923 hours of recruit-level instruction. Major training areas included homeland security, law offenses and procedures, vehicle operations, firearms, investigations,...

Department of Criminal Justice Training graduates 115th class of Public Safety Dispatch Academy

Twenty-two law enforcement dispatchers have graduated last week from the Public Safety Dispatch Academy at the Kentucky Department of Criminal Justice Training. This class included nine trainees of distinction. The graduates hail from communications centers across the state, and comprise DOCJT’s 115th telecommunications academy class, which first began in 1999. The five weeks of training consisted...

Kentucky Department of Criminal Justice Training graduates 28 officers from Basic Training Academy

Twenty-eight law enforcement officers from agencies across the state graduated last week from basic training at the Kentucky Department of Criminal Justice Training. The graduates of Class 485 completed 23 weeks of training, which consisted of 923 hours of recruit-level instruction. Major training areas included homeland security, law offenses and procedures, vehicle operations, firearms, investigations,...

Kentucky Department of Criminal Justice Training graduates 30 officers from Basic Training Academy

Thirty law enforcement officers from agencies across the state graduated today from basic training at the Kentucky Department of Criminal Justice Training. The graduates of Class 484 completed 23 weeks of training, which consisted of 923 hours of recruit-level instruction. Major training areas included homeland security, law offenses and procedures, vehicle operations, firearms, investigations, first...

Kentucky Department of Criminal Justice Training graduates 33 officers from across the state

Thirty-three law enforcement officers from agencies across the state graduated from basic training at the Kentucky Department of Criminal Justice Training. The graduates of Class 481 completed 23 weeks of training, which consisted of 923 hours of recruit-level instruction. Major training areas included homeland security, law offenses and procedures, vehicle operations, firearms, investigations, first...

Audit of criminal justice training, law enforcement programs find management, spending issues

Kentucky Auditor of Public Accounts Mike Harman said Thursday the findings of a special examination of the Kentucky Department of Criminal Justice Training (DOCJT), and the Kentucky Law Enforcement Foundation Program Fund (KLEFPF) revealed 10 findings related to the policies, procedures, and financial activity of DOCJT and KLEFPF, which will be referred to the Executive Branch Ethics Commission. “Our...

Kentucky Department of Criminal Justice Training graduates 24 officers from basic training academy

Twenty-four law enforcement officers from agencies across the state graduated from basic training Friday at the Kentucky Department of Criminal Justice Training. The graduates of Class 475 completed 23 weeks of training, which consisted of 923 hours of recruit-level instruction. Major training areas included homeland security, law offenses and procedures, vehicle operations, firearms, investigations,...

Twenty officers graduate from three-week Sergeant’s Leadership Academy

Law enforcement officers from 16 agencies across the commonwealth were recognized last week for completing the Kentucky Department of Criminal Justice Training’s Academy of Police Supervision. APS, also called the sergeant’s academy, is a three-week, 122-hour training program targeted for newly promoted sergeants or officers who are on their agency’s promotion list to become sergeants. Law enforcement...

Twenty officers complete three-week sergeant’s leadership course focusing on leadership

(Photo from DOCJT) Law enforcement officers from 17 agencies across the commonwealth were recognized today for completing the Kentucky Department of Criminal Justice Training’s Academy of Police Supervision. APS, also called the sergeant’s academy, is a three-week, 122-hour training program targeted for newly promoted sergeants or officers who are on their agency’s promotion list to become...

Public Safety Dispatch Academy graduates 23 telecommunicators

Twenty-three law enforcement dispatchers graduated last week from the Public Safety Dispatch Academy at the Kentucky Department of Criminal Justice Training. The graduates hail from communications centers across the state and comprise DOCJT’s 106th telecommunications academy class, which first began in 1999. The five weeks of training consisted of 205 hours of academy instruction to satisfy mandated...

Sergeant’s course produces 20 officers; three-week program focuses on leadership

Law enforcement officers from 18 agencies across the commonwealth were recognized Friday for completing the Kentucky Department of Criminal Justice Training’s Academy of Police Supervision (APS). APS, also called the sergeant’s academy, is a three-week,122-hour training program targeted for newly promoted sergeants or officers who are on their agency’s promotion list to become sergeants. The...

Covington Police detective honors father at Kentucky Law Enforcement Memorial ceremony in Richmond

When Covington Police Detective Anthony Jansen became old enough to enter the field of law enforcement, he said he thought often about what it would have been like for his father to witness him following in his footsteps. “After graduating the academy, the first thing I did was go to the cemetery,” Jansen told the crowd today during the 17th annual Kentucky Law Enforcement Memorial ceremony. “I...

Law enforcement veteran Filburn named to lead Kentucky Department of Criminal Justice Training

Kentucky Justice Secretary John Tilley has announced that Mark Filburn, a law enforcement professional with more than 30 years of experience, has been appointed as the new Commissioner for the Kentucky Department of Criminal Justice Training (DOCJT). Filburn joins the department following decades of service in community policing, criminal investigations, law enforcement training and command of tactical...

DOCJT graduates 24 telecommunicators from public safety dispatch academy class

Law enforcement dispatchers from communications centers across the state graduated Friday from the Public Safety Dispatch Academy at the Kentucky Department of Criminal Justice Training. The 24 dispatchers comprised DOCJT’s 104th telecommunications academy class since its inception in 1999. The academy graduates’ five weeks of training consisted of 205 hours of academy instruction to satisfy mandated...