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City of Douglas News

Posted on: August 12, 2019



As part of his continuing education and training in the administration of law enforcement, Code Enforcement Marshal, Rodger Goddard, of the City of Douglas Code Enforcement division, attended the 2019 Annual Summer Training conference sponsored by the Georgia Association of Chiefs of Police.  The Summer Training Conference was held at the Savannah International Trade & Convention Center from July 21st through July 24th

Chief Wesley Walker of Lyons Police Department, President of the Georgia Association of Chiefs of Police, stated, “In this new era of law enforcement, Chiefs are constantly finding new ways to manage their departments.  From the type of officer we are hiring today, to the concerns of the public we serve, to the way we police has changed ever so drastically.  The G.A.C.P. continues to strive to provide the best training possible to the members of the association and be the standard for other Chief’s Associations across the country.”

Goddard, was among more than 550 heads of law enforcement agencies attending the 51st Annual Georgia Association of Chiefs of Police Summer Training Conference. The Georgia Association of Chiefs of Police is responsible for the delivery of training to the chiefs of Georgia’s police departments and law enforcement agencies.