Milwaukie Police Chief Steven Bartol to address graduating class
Chief Steven Bartol of the Milwaukie Police Department will be the guest speaker as the next Basic Police Class graduates 11 a.m. Friday, Sept. 8, at the Oregon Public Safety Academy, 4190 Aumsville Highway S.E. in Salem.
Oregon's Department of Public Safety Standards and Training last week announced the graduation of its 370th Basic Police Class consisting of 16 weeks of training, including survival skills, firearms, emergency vehicle operations, ethics, cultural diversity, problem solving, community policing, elder abuse, drug recognition and dozens of other subjects.
In the graduating class of 37 are Officer Brian Johnson of the Milwaukie Police Department and Officer Sebastian Orr of the Gladstone Police Department.