Motor Unit Training

Canton, Cherokee County, Ga. November 18, 2010 - Four deputies with the Cherokee Sheriff’s Office recently completed ay 80 hour course at the Atlanta Police Department Motor School. These new additions bring the agency’s total number of motor units on patrol to ten. Completing the course was Corporal Clint Thompson, Deputy Justin Messenger, Deputy Randal Guite, and Deputy Chris Mendel.

The training challenges the students in many levels of motorcycle operation. They must successfully complete challenging obstacles, off road riding, braking, curve negotiation, team riding and evasive maneuvers.

   

Photo from left to right: Chief Deputy Vic West, Corporal Clint Thompson, Deputy Justin Messenger, Deputy Randal Guite, Deputy Chris Mendel and Major Edward Lacey.

   

 

 
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