Lamar County Sheriff’s Department is hosting a two day 16 hour post certified Tactical Handgun Class. This class with be held on April 19th and 20th 2011. There are 20 slots for this class 4 of which are held for Lamar County Sheriff’s Department. This class requires the student to bring all issued duty gear such as web gear, gun, magazines, etc. The student is required to bring 1000 rounds of handgun ammunition and 200 rounds of long gun ammunition if you are issued one (shotgun or patrol rifle). The long gun is not required. The student needs to dress in BDU style clothing or something comfortable which can get dirty. Students will be shooting from several position. This course is funded by a Rural Training Grant through Southern Regional Public Safety Institute. There are no range fees for this course. Students need to contact Nancy Everett at SRPSI for registration by phone 601-558-2172 or e mail nancy.everett@usm.edu. The location for this training is The Lamar County Training Academy located at 99 Central Industrial Row Purvis MS 39475. If you have any questions my contact information is below.

Sgt. James Murray
Director of Training
Lamar County Sheriff’s Dept.
(W) 601-794-1005
(C) 601-408-2012