Local News July 26, 2012 chris 0 Police Academy a big success 0 0 0 00 0 0 more Police Academy a big success July 26, 2012 chris now playing Man gunned down at Cusseta bar July 26, 2012 chris now playing Teel grand opening set for Mar. 2 July 26, 2012 chris Valley daughter charged in mother’s murder July 26, 2012 chris Academy van stolen July 26, 2012 chris LaFayette extends utility bill due date July 26, 2012 chris now playing Grants will pay for 50-acre park July 26, 2012 chris Dr. Brooks praised by several in community July 26, 2012 chris now playing Trammell celebrates 101st with ride around town July 26, 2012 chris Pedestrian struck and killed on I-85 July 26, 2012 chris Two die in crash near Camp Hill July 26, 2012 chris Last week’s LaFayette Youth Police Academy concluded with a graduation ceremony at the Eastside Elementary and LaFayette Police Chief Kenny Vines called this years’ group of cadets, “the best I’ve had.” More than fourth area youth participated in the weeklong Academy designed to expose and teach kids about the duties of law enforcement and other local public safety personnel while helping to explore career and leadership opportunities, life skills and character education. Throughout the week, cadets participated in daily workout routines and took field trips to the Chambers County Detention Center, Chambers County District Court and the Lee County Youth Detention Center. They were taught firearm safety, drug awareness, first aid, how to process a crime scene and about the dangers of driving under the influence of alcohol. They also participated in activities with the LaFayette Fire Department and the Chambers County Sheriff’s Departments new drug dog. At the graduation, Chief Vines, along with other law enforcement and city elected officials, commended the cadets for their hard work discipline throughout the week. It was also announced that Tylianna Smith was the Female Cadet of the Week and Seth South was the Male Cadet of the Week. This was the third year for LaFayette to hold the Youth Police Academy. Related posts: Police Academy again a success Youth police academy is set Police youth academy returns Fifth annual Youth Police Academy is June 23-27 0 00 0 0 previous Sept. 18 absentee guidlines released next Council discusses campaign violation chris Related Posts Man gunned down at Cusseta bar February 21, 2018 slandon 0 Teel grand opening set for Mar. 2 February 21, 2018 slandon 0 Valley daughter charged in mother’s murder February 21, 2018 slandon 0 LEAVE YOUR COMMENT Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.