The Oklahoma County Sheriff's Training Division provides basic training as well as in-service continuing education for our 250 full-time deputies, nearly 200 reserve deputies, and 400 detention officers. The 8 members of the training staff are assisted by other deputies and detention officers to accomplish this task as efficiently as possible.
The Training Division Operates & Maintains Two Different Facilities
The OCSO Training Center Offers
4 firearms ranges
Explosives disposal range
Law enforcement driving facility
The Spencer Training Center Offers
Computer lab for academic needs of our agency and other local law enforcement agencies in the OKC Metro area
Law Enforcement Education
Sheriff Taylor's dedication to law enforcement education has been proven time and time again by his willingness to allow law enforcement officers from other agencies to take advantage of our classes and training events at no charge.
All Oklahoma County deputies attend a law enforcement mini academy each year to meet the state mandated training requirements set forth by the Counsel on Law Enforcement Education and Training (CLEET).
Law Enforcement Mini Academies Include
Firearms training and qualification
Law enforcement drivers training
Legal education updates
Character and ethics training along with other subjects that change each year