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- Alaska Statutes.
- Title 18. Health, Safety, and Housing
- Chapter 65. Police Protection
- Section 240. Standards.
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. Training Programs.
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. Standards For Municipal Correctional, Correctional, Probation, and Parole Officers.
AS 18.65.240. Standards.
- (a) A person may not be appointed as a police officer, except on a probationary basis, unless the person (1) has
satisfactorily completed a basic program of police training approved by the council, which includes at least 12 hours
of instruction regarding domestic violence as defined in AS 18.66.990
, and (2) possesses other qualifications the council has established for the employment of police officers, including
minimum age, education, physical and mental standards, citizenship, moral character, and experience. The council shall
prescribe the means of presenting evidence of fulfillment of these requirements.
- (b) The council shall issue a certificate evidencing satisfaction of the requirements of (a) of this section to an
applicant who satisfies those requirements or who satisfies the requirements of (a)(2) of this section and
satisfactorily completes a program or course of instruction in another jurisdiction equivalent in content and quality
to that required by the council for approved police education and training programs in this state.
- (c) The council may deny or revoke the certificate of a police officer who does not meet the standards adopted under
(a)(2) of this section.
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