Audit Report 10-11, Police Training Unit, Released

03/18/15
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The Internal Audit Department released their audit report of Police Training Unit.

The Tampa Police Department (TPD) Training Unit functions under the Personnel & Training Division, which is under the direction of a (Chain of Command) Major, Captain, Lieutenant, and a Police Sergeant. The Training Unit staff consists of the Corporal commanding the Training Unit, a Reserve Unit Training Officer, an Explorer Officer, and six training officers. In addition to the full-time training officers, there are contracted instructors for specialized training from various law enforcement agencies, including retired officers. The scope of the audit will focus on police training with respect to maintaining required training hours, certifications, and compliance with applicable Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), Inter-Departmental Procedures (IDPs), and regulatory requirements.