40 police cadets begin APD training

APD training

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – The Albuquerque Police Department is working to grow the force.

More than 40 police cadets began their 26-week training course at the Albuquerque Police Academy this week.

Along with learning about the law, they’ll also undergo a new intense crisis intervention and scenario-based training.

Officials say of the 44 cadets who will be part of the new class, 21 are native New Mexicans, 14 have undergraduate degrees, and three have master’s degrees.

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