The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office is holding it's 100th graduation of cadets who will protect & serve Southwest Louisiana's communities.

The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office Training Academy will held its 100th Basic Law Enforcement Graduation Ceremony today, Tuesday, April 12 at 10:30 a.m. in the Contraband Room on the 2nd floor at the Lake Charles Civic Center.

Forty (40) cadets representing Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office, Cameron Parish Sheriff’s Office, Merryville Police Department, Sulphur Police Department, Jeff Davis Sheriff’s Office, Westlake Police Department, Beauregard Parish Sheriff’s Office, Allen Parish Sheriff’s Office, DeQuincy Police Department, DeRidder Police Department, Iowa Police Department, Jennings Police Department, Lake Charles Police Department, and Louisiana State Fire Marshal’s Office have participated in this graduating class.

The CPSO Training Academy trains all law enforcement agencies in Calcasieu, Cameron, Beauregard, Allen and Jeff Davis Parishes.

via Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office.

I was a member of the 61st Basic Training Academy and graduated in June of 1997.  It is a real honor when you graduate from the Law Enforcement Academy and serve the people of the parish!!!