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Six CPD officers graduate from academy

Six CPD officers graduate from academy

: Officers in order from left to right: Michael Blackwell (5th in the class/P T Wall), Matthew Drudy (2nd in the class/PT Wall), Michael Hackney (3rd in the class), Alex Morgan, Castin Lanham (9th in the class/PT Wall), and Terrance Jackson./CPD

Story by Officer Natalie Hall, CPD

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – Six officers from the Clarksville Police Department (CPD) graduated from 10 weeks of training sat the Tennessee Law Enforcement Training Academy (TLETA).

Along with the success of graduating, out of 87 students from multiple law enforcement agencies, four of the six officers were among the top 10 graduates overall and three of the six officers were added to the Physical Training Wall.

We want to congratulate all these officers for successfully graduating the academy and welcome them into 14 weeks of Field Training. Officers straight out of Academy are trained by experienced Field Training Officers before they go out on their own.

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