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 Chambers homecoming court announced July 26, 2012 chris now playing Commission recognizes milestones July 26, 2012 chris Walk to showcase Fredonia plants July 26, 2012 chris Speed limit reduced on 278 July 26, 2012 chris Humor - Buffalo Native word womprehension July 26, 2012 chris EAMC, AU team up to outfit babies with blankets July 26, 2012 chris Commission selects ramp contractor July 26, 2012 chris now playing Accident causes traffic jam July 26, 2012 chris Stewart selected to represent County as distinguished woman July 26, 2012 chris Dial asks senators to contribute 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 Chambers homecoming court announced September 23, 2017 slandon 0 Commission recognizes milestones September 23, 2017 slandon 0 Walk to showcase Fredonia plants September 23, 2017 slandon 0 LEAVE YOUR COMMENT Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.