Training Unit

Members of the Charlestown Police Department regularly and routinely train in a variety of law enforcement subjects and disciplines including; but not limited to:

  • Criminal and Constitutional Law
  • Domestic Violence
  • Emergency Vehicle Operation
  • Defensive Tactics / De-escalation / Use of Force
  • Firearms
  • Human Trafficking
  • Response to Hazardous Materials Incidents
  • Responding to Persons with Mental Illness

For more information on the CHPD Training Unit, contact Major Keith McDonald, Training Commander, at or 812-256-6345 x107.