Police officers from Pattaya, Nongprue and Banglamung were ordered to attend a special firearms training camp at the Battle Mouse Shooting Academy in Huay Yai on September 6-8.
Pol. Col. Damrong Eimpairoj, Superintendent of Nongprue Police Station in charge of training sessions, said the purpose of the special training was to familiarize police officers with new tactical methods used to suppress and combat modern criminals.
He said today’s bad guys have become quite sophisticated and are now able to use modern weapons including weapons of war, weapons of mass destruction, not to mention explosives to commit crimes in our communities. .
Therefore, law enforcement agencies must be well trained to perform their duties effectively against petty and violent crime, robbery, assault, and the war against the illegal narcotics trade.
Police officers have been trained in the correct use of the different types of firearms they may need to use to prevent and suppress crime, big or small.
The Police Commander encouraged the lawmen to train and practice regularly, to hone their skills in police tactics for the benefit of the police force, their brothers in arms and most importantly for safety and security public.