Several law enforcement agencies train at St. Lawrence County Fire Training Center
Wednesday, May 15, 2019 - 1:38 pm

WEST POTSDAM -- Eight Forest Rangers from Region 6, along with U.S. Customs and Border Protection, St. Lawrence County Sheriff’s Department, and NYSP attended a regional law enforcement-training course at the St. Lawrence County Fire Training Center in West Potsdam from May 7 to 9.

Sgt. Ryan Shelley with the St. Lawrence County Sheriff’s Department and Lt. Mike Ames with the Potsdam Police Department led a cadre of instructors from local police agencies to conduct training in vehicle stops, deadly force scenarios, and an exercise where two-person teams practiced room-clearing techniques that included clearing a multi-floored building to locate and engage an armed subject.