The Lakeland Police Department is looking for a few good applicants to participate in a one-week, hands-on course for young people who are interested in a career in law enforcement or students who would like to find out more about the Lakeland Police Department.
This is a one week, highly interactive program, allows high school students and college freshman a ‘behind the scenes’ look at what a career in law enforcement is all about. Spots will be limited and acceptance into the program will be based on the below criteria and qualifications.
Topics to be covered:
Team Building, Crime Scene Investigation, Criminal Investigation, Traffic Stops, Building Searches, Use of Protective Action, Taser and Body Worn Camera (BWC) Use, Law Enforcement Response to Active Shooters, Firearms Safety/Use and First Aid, demonstrations from various specialty units, and the responsibilities of wearing the badge.
Mandatory Lakeland Police LPDCA Orientation: TBD