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February 3 @ 8:00 am - February 14 @ 5:00 pmFree
The Sheriffs Academy is designed for those who are involved in the management of the Sheriffs office. Newly elected or appointed Sheriffs, must attend this course by state law see Title 19 Section 510 below. Undersheriffs, Administrative Assistants, Jail Administrators may also attend. The 80 hour course will cover topics such as Sheriff’s sales, civil process, tax warrants, health care in the jail, budgeting, purchasing, civil liability, dealing with the media, duties of the Sheriff, jail liability, policy and procedures, leadership values and ethics.
TITLE 19 SECTION 510 Within twelve (12) months of taking office, all newly elected or appointed Sheriffs shall complete a Sheriff’s administrative school which has been developed by the Oklahoma Sheriffs’ Association and which has been approved by the Council on Law Enforcement Education and Training (CLEET). Failure to complete the Sheriff’s administrative school within the specified period shall preclude the new Sheriff from obtaining CLEET certification. New sheriffs with prior CLEET certification, who fail to attend the sheriff’s administrative school, shall have their CLEET certification revoked. Provided, however, the provisions of this section relating to qualifications shall not apply to any person serving as a county sheriff or to any person previously serving as county sheriff prior to the adoption of this statute.
Lodging is available at the Fairfield Inn & Suites Marriott 301 Meline Drive, Edmond, OK 73034
405-341-4818 request the Sheriffs Academy room block.