Nation Conference Registration is Ready

Are you planning on attending the 2014 NAFTO Conference?  Registration is live and ready to for you and your department to register. The 2014 conference will be held in Cheyenne, Wyoming.  June 17 – 20, 2014.   The 2014 conference will feature breakout training sessions, hands on training, guest speakers and well known keynote speakers.  There will also be…

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Reserve Officer FTO

We received a very good question from an agency regarding reserve officer FTO.  I asked Sgt. David Harris to respond to this question. Question: Do you have information about liability in reference to reserve officers/deputies receiving a 12 month FTO program vs. the standard full time officer/deputy FTO program? Answer: Thank you for your question regarding reserve officer programs. …

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Blue Knights with Lt. Dan Marcou

Blue Knights
 with Lt. Dan Marcou On patrol you are not looking for something, you are looking for everything.”  A long-time Field Training Officer told this to every recruit he ever trained.  He hoped to encourage them to be proactive and maintain a wide-open mind, during every contact. He did this because experience had taught him that one good…

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