Drug Recognition Expert Training

This week members of the Saskatoon Police Service, RCMP, and representatives from Crown Prosecutor's offices in the province are taking part in Drug Recognition Expert training. This training includes participation in alcohol labs where some participants become impaired in a controlled setting and signs of impairment are monitored.

The media is invited to attend the training Wednesday, June 17, 2009, beginning at 9:30 a.m., on the lower level of the Hilton Garden Inn. Sgt. Bill Roberts is the course facilitator and will available for interviews prior to training.

Two spots are open for media participants on a first come first serve basis, participants would be required to attend between 9:30 and 4:30, a ride home would be provided. Contact Public Affairs.