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Step 9: Field Training

Step 9: Field Training

What do you do now that you’re on the street facing real criminals? Here are some tips on what to do now:

Listen to and respect your FTO

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Listen to and respect your FTO

Directly out of the academy you will be assigned to a patrol shift with your department and you...

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