Deputy graduates from law enforcement academy

Brookville, IN — The Franklin County Sheriff’s Department is proud to announce the graduation of Deputy Tyler Ford from the 220th Session of the Indiana Law Enforcement Academy Basic Training Course. Deputy Ford graduated from I.L.E.A on Thursday, April, 8th.

The Indiana Law Enforcement Academy Basic Training Course consists of over 600 hours of training in all areas of Law Enforcement. This training provides students with working knowledge of criminal and traffic laws, firearms, emergency vehicle operations, physical tactics, EMS awareness and human behavior. Deputy Ford also received extensive training in accident investigation, criminal investigation, domestic violence, and sexual assault, as well as other areas of basic law enforcement.

Deputy Ford, A 2011 graduate of Connersville High School and an eight-year veteran of the United States Marine Corp. will complete the final stages of his training in a few short weeks.