DATE: Monday, February 18, 2019
SUBJECT: Sheriff Wedding Appointed to Indiana Law Enforcement Training Board
RELEASE NUMBER: 2019-NR-012
CONTACT: Major Noah Robinson
AUTHORITY: Sheriff Dave Wedding
Vanderburgh County Sheriff Dave Wedding has been appointed to the Indiana Law Enforcement Training Board (LETB) by Governor Eric Holcomb.
Sheriff Wedding will serve as one of only three elected sheriffs on the training board and will have a voice regarding law enforcement training standards and training practices throughout in Indiana. Sheriff Wedding stated, “I feel honored to have been appointed to the training board. I look forward to working with ILEA Executive Director Tim Horty on important training issues facing our profession.”
Sheriff Wedding added, “The training of new police officers and deputy sheriffs is of paramount importance. The public expects and demands qualified and competent law enforcement officers to protect our cities and counties. The Indiana Law Enforcement Academy’s strict entrance testing, performance standards and high quality training should be maintained and enhanced wherever and whenever possible.”
Sheriff Wedding attended his first LETB meeting in Plainfield today and will serve on the board until December 2022.
Pictured above: Sheriff Dave Wedding (right) at his first LETB meeting at the Indiana Law Enforcement Academy in Plainfied, IN. ILEA Executive Director Tim Horty (left).
Pictured above: Sheriff Dave Wedding’s letter of appointment to the LETB.