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 Microsoft To Bring Internet Access To Rural American Communities July 26, 2012 chris now playing Alumni games pit Bulldogs against Russell, Valley, Lanett July 26, 2012 chris now playing CA cheerleaders score big at summer camp July 26, 2012 chris now playing Sheriff, others call for jail overhaul July 26, 2012 chris now playing Sheriff Lockhart’s statement July 26, 2012 chris Resident complains about CR 158 woes July 26, 2012 chris now playing Missing teenager found in Georgia July 26, 2012 chris now playing County to pay $153K for boat ramps July 26, 2012 chris now playing Fake news and fair play July 26, 2012 chris now playing Addiction to coffee is a good thing 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 Alumni games pit Bulldogs against Russell, Valley, Lanett July 19, 2017 slandon 0 CA cheerleaders score big at summer camp July 19, 2017 slandon 0 Sheriff, others call for jail overhaul July 19, 2017 slandon 0 LEAVE YOUR COMMENT Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.