training http://wwno.org en New Orleans academy graduates new cops http://wwno.org/post/new-orleans-academy-graduates-new-cops <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">The New Orleans Police Department Training Academy graduated 28 recruits on Thursday, the first class subject to higher standards before being accepted as recruits.</p> Sun, 12 Aug 2012 18:12:21 +0000 The Associated Press 17702 at http://wwno.org State police agencies consider joint officer training http://wwno.org/post/state-police-agencies-consider-joint-officer-training <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">The Louisiana State Police and the Department of Wildlife and Fisheries are exploring the possibility of a joint training academy as a way to recruit new officers and reduce agency costs.</p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px; ">State Police Superintendent Mike Edmonson said Wednesday that no date has been set for a possible class, according to The Times-Picayune.</p> Thu, 12 Jul 2012 20:35:02 +0000 The Associated Press 15623 at http://wwno.org