Edison offers police training

Staff report

PIQUA — The Ohio Peace Officer Training Academy at Edison State Community College is now accepting applications for the 21-week program that will prepare students for a career in law enforcement.

Students of the program will meet for six days each week beginning in January and, upon successful completion, will graduate from the program in June. The curriculum of the program is certified by the Ohio Peace Officer Training Commission and covers all aspects of law enforcement training including administration, firearms, subject control and investigation.

Completed applications must be received by Nov. 29. Per the State of Ohio regulations, applicants must pass a physical assessment on either Nov. 30 or Dec. 1. The spring academy will begin Jan. 9 and conclude June 9.

For information or to apply, email vfrench@edisonohio.edu or call 937-778-7865.

Staff report