Four students will graduate from Western Iowa Tech Community College Regional Law Enforcement Academy on Friday, November 12, 2021 at 12:00pm (Cargill Auditorium, Parking lot 4). The academy graduates are deputies and officers from area law enforcement agencies in Northwest Iowa: Fort Dodge Police Department, Rock Valley Police Department, Cherokee Police Department and Lyon County Sheriff’s Office.
This is the 30th academy class to graduate from the Western Iowa Tech Community College Regional Academy. The Regional Academy is an intermediate course for candidates that have a Police Science two-year degree or a Bachelor’s Degree with emphasis in police technology. It is a nine-week program where students demonstrate competencies in 54 different subject matters from unbiased policing, cultural competency, ethics, mental health training, firearms, and legal issues.