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New Tasmania Police Recruits On Foodbank’s Festive Beat

Trainee constables Nathan Wheldon and Nikayla Roach packing hampers at Foodbank for the festive season. Picture: Luke Bowden
Trainee constables Nathan Wheldon and Nikayla Roach packing hampers at Foodbank for the festive season. Picture: Luke Bowden
Police recruits have taken a break from training to help out Tasmanians on struggle street.

About 30 trainee constables joined Foodbank Tasmania workers in Derwent Park today in packing more than 250 food boxes and hampers to distribute to charities across Tasmania.

Foodbank Tasmania supports about 200 Tasmanian welfare agencies, with demand particularly high at this time of year.

 

Recruit course director Sergeant Rod Stacey said it was a great opportunity for the recruits to help out in the community before they graduated on November 13.

“The recruits are set many challenges during their training, however they are training scenarios,” he said.

“Some people in our community face daily and sometimes overwhelming challenges — particularly in the lead-up to Christmas.”

Read more in The Mercury.

Police Union Boss Says Flooding NYPD Cadets With ‘Obvious’ Info Makes Their Job Harder

Inundating NYPD cadets with obvious information about proper conduct will only make their jobs harder, a police union president said Tuesday.

Roy Richter, head of the Captains Endowment Association, said new training materials for the current class of police recruits could lead to second-guessing in life-or-death situations…

Source: www.nydailynews.com