Fitchburg State University Police Program ROC - Hostage Negotiation

Posted by Andy Cunningham on June 23, 2022 at 9:30 AM
Yesterday, he 5th Fitchburg State University Police Program's   Recruit Officer Course  (ROC) received some important specialized training yesterday, an extra class offered to them which falls outside of the required Municipal Police Training Committee (MPTC) academy curriculum.

Members of the Metro-LEC Crisis Negotiation Team came out to talk to the class about their role at calls involving barricaded subjects. The instructors also highlighted that negotiations occur in all types and levels of relationships and taught techniques that the Recruits could use both on and off the job.
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Fitchburg State University Police Program ROC - Crash Scenarios

Posted by Andy Cunningham on June 21, 2022 at 5:15 PM
Today, students in our Fitchburg State University Police Program's Recruit Officer Course (ROC) had the second day of Crash Investigation with Det. Steve Foley of the Walpole Police Department . Cadets were given various crash incident scenarios, and worked their way through them in real time. Afterward, they received feedback on their performances. Academy Director Lisa Lane McCarty acted as one of the crash victims.
 
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Fitchburg State University Police Program ROC - End of Week 5

Posted by Andy Cunningham on June 17, 2022 at 5:00 PM

Students in our Fitchburg State University Police Program's Recruit Officer Course (ROC) completed week five of the program with today's Defensive Training session. 

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AXON Roadshow at Wallace Civic Center

Posted by Andy Cunningham on June 10, 2022 at 3:45 PM

Fitchburg Massachusetts' Mayor Stephen l. DiNatale and Chief of Police Ernest F. Martineau stopped by the Wallace Civic Center this morning for the AXON Roadshow to learn about cutting edge products in the field of protection. They, along with students in our Fitchburg State University Police Program's Recruit Officer Course (ROC) got a chance to try virtual reality training, fire off the latest in taser technology, drone piloting, and so much more.

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Fitchburg State University Police Program ROC, I & I Class

Posted by Andy Cunningham on June 6, 2022 at 10:36 AM

Students in the he Fitchburg State University Police Program's Recruit Officer Course (ROC) learned Identification and Interrogation techniques from Behavioral Sciences Assistant Professor Michael S. McCutcheon. Learn more about our Criminal Justice Program here.

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Fitchburg State University Police Program ROC, Defensive Training Day 1

Posted by Andy Cunningham on May 27, 2022 at 5:15 PM

Students in the Fitchburg State University Police Program's Recruit Officer Course (ROC) completed their first day of practical defensive training.

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Topics: Our Students, vocational educators, Programs and Majors, Police Program

Fitchburg State University Police Program ROC, Post Lecture PT

Posted by Andy Cunningham on May 25, 2022 at 11:30 AM

Students in the he Fitchburg State University Police Program's Recruit Officer Course (ROC) end their day of class work at  McKay School with some physical training.

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Fitchburg State University Police Program Recruit Officer Course, Health & Wellness Class

Posted by Andy Cunningham on May 20, 2022 at 11:45 AM

Students in the Fitchburg State University Police Program's Recruit Officer Course (ROC) fill out their logs during a break before resuming their Health & Wellness training at the McKay School.

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Fitchburg State University Police Program Recruit Officer Course, May 18, 2022

Posted by Andy Cunningham on May 18, 2022 at 12:45 PM

The Fitchburg State University Police Program's Recruit Officer Course (ROC) is in full vigor as students begin each day with physical training. After showering and preparing for the day, students hit the classroom.

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Fitchburg State University Police Program Recruit Officer Course Day 1

Posted by Andy Cunningham on May 16, 2022 at 3:00 PM
Day one of the Fitchburg State University Police Program's Recruit Officer Course (ROC) was underway as of this morning. We'd like to thank Natick Police Chief James Hicks for coming out to address the class this morning. Chief Hicks is Chairman of the Municipal Police Training Committee (MPTC) and also has two Recruits in the class.
 
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