46 law enforcement agents graduate from CARTA

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - A celebration was held Tuesday was held for the law enforcement agents that completed the Capitol Area Regional Training Academy (CARTA).

Officials said 46 students representing 23 different agencies completed the 11-week program, with 14 of the graduates being members of the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office.

The graduation ceremony was held at Healing Place Church in Baton Rouge and Baker Police Chief Mike Knapps was the guest speaker.

The program teaches students a variety of skills the officers need out in the field.

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