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Correctional Officer Academy No. 123 Graduates Class of 37

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Correctional Officer Academy #123

A class of 37 Correctional Officers representing eight institutions graduated from Alaska Department of Corrections Academy #123 on April 11. In this Academy there were nine women and 28 men. The students spent six weeks learning the Policies and Procedures of the department, effective communication, shotgun training, Taser training, One-On-One Control Techniques, cultural awareness and various other curriculum. Officers attending this Academy include 13 military veterans and four officers who have relatives currently working for the Department. Congratulations to the Correctional Officers of Class #123.

— Lt. Scott Dial