Fort Myers police officers train with virtual reality

New technology is helping officers work under pressure and preparing them for the worst. The effort to better train Fort Myers police officers is putting them right in the middle of a life or death situation – virtually. From the feeling of the gun of the Taser to being able to have a conversation with […]

Lee County Sheriff’s Office training on communication and de-escalation techniques

Lee County Sheriff’s deputies are sharpening their communication skills, response resistance and authority jurisdiction. Deputies are doing in-person training, in addition to online training, to get more real-world experience. This is a way to open up a new dialogue for deputies to learn and understand each other while also understanding the needs of the community. […]