MISSISSIPPI LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS' ASSOCIATION

                                                    EVENTS





The 2018 MLEOA Conference is set at the Scarlet Pearl Casino in D'Iberville Mississippi for June 10-15, 2018.  The association will pay for the first 50 rooms (Mississippi Officers only) who make reservations.  All other attendees will be given a room rate of $89.00 per night (this includes taxes).   Reservations for all rooms will close on May 29, 2018.  You will be required to give a credit card when checking in but this is to cover any incidentals while staying at the hotel.  Events are starting to be posted so check the website regularly to sign up for training.  Click on the link below to see the conference agenda.


2018 MLEOA Conference Agenda



The 2016 MLEOA Conference is set at the Scarlet Pearl Casino in D'Iberville Mississippi for June 12-17, 2016.  The association will pay for the first 50 rooms (Mississippi Officers only) who make reservations.  All other attendees will be given a room rate of $80.00 per night (this includes taxes).  Reservations can be made when you register for any of the classes below.  Reservations for all rooms will close on May 29, 2016.  You will be required to give a credit card when checking in but this is to cover any incidentals while staying at the hotel.  Events are starting to be posted so check the website regularly to sign up for training.  Click on the link below to see the conference agenda.

Upcoming events

    • July 30, 2018
    • 8:00 AM (CDT)
    • August 10, 2018
    • 5:00 PM (CDT)
    • Flowood Mississippi
    Register


    POLICE MOTORCYCLE OPERATOR TRAINING

    Must be a member of MLEOA to attend.  If you are not a member, Click Here.


    This intensive 80-hour program will develop the coordination, skill and confidence necessary for the student to operate a police motorcycle safely and efficiently. It will cover:

    Machine nomenclature 
    Slow speed maneuvering 
    Control Braking 
    Curve Negotiation 
    Motorcycle maintenance 
    Defensive driving techniques 
    Law enforcement techniques 

    Throughout the program, the student rider will be continually evaluated. Upon successful completion of the course, students will have demonstrated their ability to use all the defensive riding techniques and manual skills they have learned, and will be fully prepared for on-the-job training within their agency.

    Students are REQUIRED to bring the following to class:
      

       •    Police Motorcycle and valid motorcycle endorsement from student’s state of residence. 
       •    Eye wear (wrap-around lenses recommended)
       •    Full-fingered gloves
       •    Above the ankle lace up boots
       •    DOT or SNELL certified helmet ("3/4 Shell" recommended)
       •    Rain gear (with the exception of dangerous conditions, students will ride rain or shine)

       •    Other desired protective clothing

    Lodging will be available at the Mississippi Law Enforcement Officers' Training Academy in Pearl Mississippi.  Participants are responsible for all lodging and meals.

    • November 12, 2018
    • 12:00 PM
    • November 15, 2018
    • 5:00 PM
    • MS Delta Community College in Moorehead MS.
    • 15
    Register

                K9 Seminar and Certification will be held November 12 – 15, 2018  

    MDCC LETA

    Hwy 3 & Cherry St.

    Moorhead, MS 38761

    K-9 teams will be trained in various aspects of patrol operations and have the opportunity to certify through the National Narcotics Detection Association or American Working Dog Association.

    Topics:

    Patrol Operations:

    Building search for man, tracking, vehicle extractions, area search for man, aggression control, obedience, gunfire, bite building, recall.

    Detection of Contraband:

    Vehicle sniffs, luggage searches, interior building searching, open area searches, 4th amendment.

    K-9 Teams will need to bring all equipment assigned to them including:

    A 6 ft. leash and 15 ft. leash, collar(s), reward, food, bowl(s), indoor kennel.

    Optional, but recommended: harness, muzzle, bite sleeve, bite suit, bug spray, flashlight,

    duty weapon and proper training attire.

    This course of training will cover most scenarios that a K-9 team will face during daily street operations. Attendees will be given the opportunity to certify through one of two nationally recognized certifications that are good for one year. The seminar will begin on November 12th at noon and will end the afternoon of November 15th

    ***NOTE*** Participants needing lodging need to complete that portion of the registration form. Lodging and meals are $50 per day made payable to MLEOA.  All Certification fees will be paid by MLEOA if you are a current member of the association.

    Instructors:

    Captain Richard Chandler has been with the Southaven Police Department for over 16 years. He is currently the Captain over the Special Investigations Division and Gang Unit. He is also the commander of the SWAT team. Captain Chandler is a certified Police K-9 Trainer through Vohne Liche Kennels and is a certifying official with NNDDA and AWD. He is the President of the Mississippi Law Enforcement Officers’ Association and a graduate of the FBINA 264. He is a former K-9 handler and Lieutenant overseeing the Southaven K-9 Unit. He has trained and certified dozens of K-9 teams throughout his career.

    Officer Lynn Brown has been in law enforcement for twenty five years. He currently works for the Hernando Police Department as a K-9 handler focusing on Highway Interdiction. Most of his time in law enforcement and has been spent working as a K-9 handler and trainer. He is a certified Police K-9 Trainer through Vohne Liche Kennels. Officer Brown has trained dozens of K-9 teams locally and for the military. Officer Brown is the Northern Sergeant at Arms for MLEOA. He is a certifying official for AWD.

    Lieutenant Stephen Hodges has been with the Southaven Police Department for ten years. He has been a K-9 handler for most of that time. He is a certified Police K-9 Trainer through Vohne Liche Kennels and is currently supervising the Southaven K-9 Unit. Lt. Hodges is a certifying official with AWD.





   
 

Mississippi Law Enforcement Officer's Association

14 Southgate Road

Hattiesburg, MS 39401

(601)606-0099

csims@forrestgeneral.com

Powered by Wild Apricot Membership Software