School is always in at the Columbia Police Department’s Training and Career Development Division. That’s where officers and civilians head to boost their knowledge of law enforcement. Sworn officers also attend classes to maintain their Class 1 Law Enforcement Certification.
The Training Center is located downtown at 900 Riverhill Circle. A captain, sergeant, corporal and two master police officers make up the full-
The Training Division also sponsors the Citizens Police Academy twice a year. Those who participate in the academy have a better idea of what it is like to be a Columbia Police Officer. To learn more about the Citizens Police Academy call the Training Unit at (803) 545-