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Dan Gemmel
· July 20, 2017
Not only did this academy make sure I was trained both academically and physically to the highest standards it changed me as a person and bettered myself not just for the job but for every day life. ...The amount of knowledge and field experience that every instructor teaches in the class will without a doubt, improve my success in this career and I thank all of you for that. See More
Sal Ardisi
· May 30, 2017
I have instructed for this institution for over 16 years and a graduate from its Police General Topics Instructor Course! All instructors have the experience and expertise to help create and nurture t...he Police Officers of tomorrow ! This Police Academy is second to none !! See More
Police Academy Firearms Training

Mental Health First Aid - March 21, 2018

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The Police Academy is closed this evening, Wednesday February 7th, due to the inclement weather.



The DCJS Use of Force Instructor Update scheduled for February 7-8, 2018 has been rescheduled for February 21-22, 2018.

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Day 18... Platoon 63 is at 30 recruits

Scenes from day 10... Platoon 63 is currently at 31 recruits.

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We began Session 63 of our Police Basic Training Course this morning with 35 recruits. We'll keep you posted on their progress...

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Please checkout our 2018 Training Calendar.

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Our Fall 2017 Police Basic Training Course (Session 62) graduated on December 20, 2017

Our Fall 2017 Police Equivalency Course (Phase 2) begins November 15, 2017. The registration deadline is November 1, 2017. If you are interested in attending or are seeking further information please email as at:

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We need your help!

We are preparing to conduct the 9th session of our Citizens Police Academy. In the past we have offered this course in a ten week format, meeting from 6:00 - 9:00 pm on either Monday nights or Wednesday nights. We are looking for suggestions to schedule this course in manner that will best serve you. Please feel free to leave suggestions by commenting below or emailing us at:

This is an interactive and information course, des...igned to give the citizens of our community an inside look at the services we offer locally. One of our primary missions is to foster better community relations through education about police services, capabilities, and limitations. The success of this course has been our ability to connect citizens with the law enforcement officials that serve them.

Thank you for your assistance, we look forward to hearing your suggestions.

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City of Kingston Police Department is hiring! Be sure to fill out an application and starting preparing for the physical agility and written exams.

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So you want to become a police officer…. Well here is your opportunity!!!

On December 2, 2017 the City of Kingston will be offering you the opportunity to take... an open competitive Police Officer civil service test. Applications will need to be completed and returned to the City of Kingston Civil Service by October 6, 2017.

Attention: Police Officer Applicant's - Please read the announcement in its entirety before calling the Civil Service Office. Most, if not all questions will be answered by reading the announcement.

This is a new examination and therefore no previous physical fitness examination results will be accepted. Applicants must take the physical fitness exam in order to qualify for the written exam according to the announcement.

Please contact the City of Kingston Civil Service Department for any questions pertaining to the application and test. (845) 334-3921

Good luck and stay safe!

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Congratulations to the 28 local officers that completed last week's Crisis Intervention Training. Their participation in this course and desire to learn new ways to help those in need, are one more example of their commitment to service and to our community.

KINGSTON, N.Y. >> Police officers from around Ulster County celebrated the completion of 40 hours of crisis intervention training Friday at the Ulster County Law Enforcement Center.

TRAINING ANNOUNCEMENT - Glock Armorer's Course

We will be hosting a Glock Armorer's Course on January 18, 2018. For further information or to register visit the Glock Training website at:

GLOCK reserves the right to remove students from classes and/or permanent ban from future training due to violation(s) of firearms safety rules with no refund of class fees.