Clarksville Police Department has Four Officers Graduate Police Academy

(L-R) Robert Swanson, Keenan Driskell*, Rodney Gilmore and Noah Hopkins. *Officer Keenan Driskell received the “Outstanding Officer Award” and graduated first in his class.
(L-R) Robert Swanson, Keenan Driskell*, Rodney Gilmore and Noah Hopkins. *Officer Keenan Driskell received the “Outstanding Officer Award” and graduated first in his class.

Clarksville Police Department - CPDClarksville, TN – On December 22nd, 2021, four (4) Clarksville Police Department (CPD) officers graduated from the twelve (12) week basic police school, Tennessee Law Enforcement Training Academy (TLETA).

They were hired on August 30th, 2021, and completed 5 weeks of in-house training before attending the academy.

The recently graduated officers will complete three (3) weeks of post academy in-house training before hitting the streets with their field training officers (FTO’s), starting January 21st.
 
The FTO program consists of three (3) phases, for a total of fourteen (14) weeks.
 
After successful completion of the FTO program, they will be assigned a patrol shift.