Citizens graduate from academy
Citizen academy 1
Oro Valley Police and SWAT officer Brian Carr demonstrates the
use of the Pima Regional SWAT Team’s weapons during an Oro Valley
Police Department Citizen Academy class on Oct. 18.
Citizen academy 2
Oro Valley Police and SWAT officer Zach Pierce talks to the Oro
Valley Police Department’s Citizen Academy class about some of the
weapons the Pima Regional SWAT team uses.
During the Oro Valley Police Department Citizen Academy, Officer
Mike Warren demonstrates an attack with his dog, Emerson. Officer
Mike Gaare wears the protective bite suit.
Citizen academy 3
In a series of exercises, the students of the academy saw the
canine named Lara sniff out a component of an explosive hidden in a
nearby filing cabinet. Knowing she completed the task at hand, Lara
sat waiting patiently for handler, Officer Brian Marvin, to throw
her a ball for a reward.