FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE : Thursday, March 26, 2015
CONTACT: Sara Rabern, (605) 773-3215
Six Reappointed to Law Enforcement Officers Standards and Training Commission
PIERRE, S.D. – Attorney General Marty Jackley announced today that 6 members of the Law Enforcement Officers Standards and Training Commission have been reappointed to their positions. They are as follows:
President Southeast Technical Institute
South Dakota Sheriff's Associtation
Supervisory Special Agent
Bureau of Indian Affairs
Colonel Craig Price
Superintendent SD Highway Patrol
Lincoln County States Attorney
South Dakota Bar Association
“The Law Enforcement Standards and Training Commission has the important responsibility of overseeing the training and certification of South Dakota law enforcement officers. I want to personally thank each member for their dedication to protecting our communities,” said Jackley.
The Commission consist of eleven members, eight appointed by the Attorney General as follows: one member from the South Dakota Highway Patrol, one member who is an acting sheriff; one member of a municipal police department; one member who is an enrolled tribal member and certified law enforcement officer; one member of the State Bar of South Dakota; one member recommended by the executive director of the Board of Regents; one member recommended by the South Dakota Municipal League; and one member recommended by the South Dakota County Commissioners Association.