WEST SACRAMENTO — John Gallemore, a 2007 El Dorado High School graduate, has successfully completed the 27-week cadet training course at the California Highway Patrol Academy.
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Part of Officer Gallemore’s training included vehicle patrol, capture-and-arrest of suspected violators including people who drive under the influence of alcohol or drugs, accident investigation and first aid.
Training at the CHP Academy also included traffic control, report writing, recovery of stolen vehicles, assisting the motoring public, issuing citations, emergency scene management and knowledge of various codes including the vehicle code, penal code and the health and safety code.
Prior to joining the academy, the former Placerville resident earned an associate of arts degree in liberal arts from American River College in Sacramento. He was also a roving engineer.
Officer Gallemore has been assigned to duty at CHP’s Monterey area office.