DURHAM, N.C. - On Wednesday, September 18, 2019, the Durham Police Department (DPD) will hold graduation exercises for Basic Law Enforcement Training (BLET) academy class No. 49 at 6 p.m. at the Durham Convention Center, 301 W. Morgan Street. The keynote address will be delivered by Representative Zack Hawkins of the North Carolina General Assembly. Media and the general public are invited to attend the graduation exercises.
Nineteen recruits will graduate after successfully completing 24 weeks of tactical and classroom training. A program highlight is the presentation of awards for highest class scores in academics, driving, firearms and physical fitness.
For more information call the Durham Police Department Public Affairs Office at (919) 560-4322, extension 29194.