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Special Operations and Training

Shawn Lawhorn
Captain Special Operations & Training

The Allen County Sheriffs Departments Special Operations and Training Division are overseen by a Police Captain. The division includes firearms instructors and  K-9 Master Trainers. The division oversees training for the Sheriff’s Department in a variety of subjects including:

Firearms (both for ACSD and other agencies such as the Probation Dept.)

In addition to being responsible for department wide training the Captain of the division has overall responsibility for the departments SWAT team and their training.

The training division provides instructors for the Allen County Sheriff’s Reserve academy, Jail Officers Training, and the Citizens Academy.