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NYS "Patrol Rifle Operator" Training Class
The Delhi Police Training Division recently held a NYS Division of Criminal Justices “Patrol Rifle Operator” training class. 16 officers from around the State successfully completed this specialized training course. The class was held on May 22nd and 23rd, at the Delhi training facility. Instructors were.provided by the Delhi Police Deptartment
Westchester County Corrections
Delaware County Sheriff
University Police – Oneonta.
Pistol Permit Classes now at the Delhi Police Department Training Range
The Delhi Police Department Training Range is now able to offer the required 18 hour Pistol Safety Training Class. Pistol permit applications must be submitted and a background check complete before applicants are notified they can proceed with scheduling this class. For full information on the permit and application process visit https://www.delcony.us/gun/training/.
This class took place over 3 days in May with seven participants.
Instructor Development Class
Low Light Firearm Training
The Delhi Police Training Division (DPTD) recently completed three nights of specialized firearms training for law enforcement, security and civilians. The classes were held at the Capt. James Small Firearms Training Facility, in Delhi.
Because approximately 65% of officer involved shooting occur in low light conditions, the purpose of this training was to replicate those conditions. The class ran from 5 pm to 9 pm each evening and included a standard qualifications course of fire using flashlights,a moving response drill with up/down targets, a lateral moving drill with assailant/non-assailant targets, and moving decision making drills through the mock “shoot house”.
Officers from the following agencies attended this training: Delhi Police, Cairo Police, Dolgeville Police, Nassau County Sheriff’s Office, Suffolk County Park Rangers, Nassau County Fire Marshalls, SUNY Oneonta Police, Mallinckrodt Security, Bassett Hospital Security, Walton Police and Windham Police.Instructors were provided by the Delhi Police Training Unit.
Range Awarded ARPA Grant
Jim Baxter masonry recently poured the concrete pad for our new Covered shooting area we are building from the ARPA grant funding. This will allow us to shoot in all kinds of inclement weather conditions.