The first regional meeting of police academies from: Imperial Valley, Miramar, Palomar, Southwestern, and Grossmont has been scheduled. The Goal: To align our region’s Police Academies to enhance POST-mandated cultural diversity training with respect to experiential learning opportunities. Updates coming soon!… Read the rest “First Regional Police Academy meeting scheduled!”
A powerful video created by faculty, staff and the good folks at PCTV was aired at this year’s fall plenary. The video documents faculty and staff of color’s expereinces with racism and privilege. The video is courageous, inspirational, and honest and was overwhelmingly lauded by community members.… Read the rest “Powerful Plenary video kicks off Plenary & Antiracist Action at Palomar College”
Please see the Police Academy Diversity statement for more detail as to work that has been done on these issues through the years . Summer Updates Include:
Palomar College Police Academy has banned all forms of training on the use of the carotid restraint (choke hold).