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Passing the test qualifies applicants for a Class A Peace Officer license that is valid for 5 years and can be used to apply for law enforcement jobs throughout the state.
The solicitor general and minister of justice administers the Alberta Peace Officer Program and appoints Calgary Transit peace officers.
Davis said this creates confusion over whether peace officers hired by school districts, who are often called on to restrain disabled children, have proper training.
Aides say the governor wants peace officers in Texas to have the option to inquire about a person's immigration status, but would oppose laws that require them to ask - what his office referred to as Arizona-style legislation.
1) Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training, Employment Data for California Law Enforcement, 1978-1998.
The Arizona Post Board, which is vested with the responsibility of administering the Peace Officer Training Fund, addresses the need for uniform peace officer selection, recruitment, retention and training standards, and provides curriculum and standards for all certified law enforcement and correctional training facilities within the state.
Tobias was sentenced in July 2004 to 34 years and eight months in prison after being convicted by a jury of kidnapping, false imprisonment, felony evading, six counts of exhibiting a firearm to a peace officer and shooting at an inhabited vehicle in connection with the July 3, 2003, chase.
Funded through a $125,000 federal grant, the training manual and DVD are the result of a collaboration between DCA's Bureau of Security and Investigative Services (BSIS); the Governor's Office of Homeland Security; the Distance Learning Center of the University of California, Irvine; the California Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST); the California Military Department; representatives of private security and other businesses; and law enforcement agencies.
She also is charged with three counts of assault on a peace officer for allegedly driving toward sheriff's deputies with the SUV.
Out of jail 15 days and on probation for forgery, methamphetamine possession and obstructing a peace officer, the woman was finally arrested when she stopped the sport utility vehicle outside a house - apparently hoping to see her boyfriend - and deputies surrounded the vehicle and pulled her out at gunpoint.
County of Sacramento,(42) a California appellate court upheld a State law provision that barred anyone convicted of a felony from employment as a peace officer, despite the expungement and setting aside of that prior conviction.
Should a peace officer miss a target or should the stun pistol fail to immobilize a violent target for other reasons, the officer often has no time to extract a backup weapon before the target is upon him or her.