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Training

The Summerville Police Departmentís Training Division is responsible for scheduling, conducting, recording, tracking and reporting: basic, advanced and in-service level training for all of the Departmentís sworn and civilian employees.

 

 

 

 

 
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Lieutenant Richard Peeples, is the Training Division Commander.  He began his law enforcement career as a Deputy Sheriff in 1996 and joined the Summerville Police Department in 2000.  He has served in the Patrol, Administrative, Training and Traffic Divisions. Additionally he serves as a Traffic Collision Reconstructionist and as the departments Field Training Officer Manager overseeing the departments FTOís and Recruit Officers. He is currently an instructor for ASP baton, a Traffic Occupant Protection Strategies trainer, an In-car video instructor, a Field Training Officer, a Taser Instructor, a Driving Instructor and a Criminal Domestic Violence Instructor for the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center. 

 


     Summerville Police Department's Training Division is committed to seeking out and providing training that best suits the needs of the department and the career development goals of the employees, while assuring all officers obtain more than the required amount of re-certification in-service hours.

Basic, Advanced and In-Service Level Training is provided or scheduled for Officers, Dispatchers, Victim Advocates, Records Personnel and other Civilian Employees.

During 2013, SPD conducted 22,637 hours of training.
215 SPD Officers, Civilians (Citizens Police Academy), and Officers from other jurisdictions were in attendance.
441 classes were attended by SPD Officers. 

During 2014, SPD conducted 21,398 hours of training.
218 SPD Officers, Civilians (Citizens Police Academy), and Officers from other jurisdictions were in attendance.
601 classes were attended by SPD Officers. 

During 2015, SPD conducted 27,488 hours of training.
218 SPD Officers, Civilians (Citizens Police Academy), and Officers from other jurisdictions were in attendance.
657 classes were attended by SPD Officers. 

 

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