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Kurt Skiles

Staff Instructor, Police Academy

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Officer Kurt Skiles began his career with the Olathe Police department in 1988.  During his career he has served as a Patrol officer, detective, field training officer, department training coordinator, and tactical support unit operator.

He is a firearms instructor, less lethal munitions instructor, TASER instructor, FX simunitions instructor, handcuffing, OC, EVOC, active shooter and officer survival in low light conditions instructor.

Officer Skiles has been involved with the Police Academy since 2006. Officer Skiles instructs report writing, less lethal, active shooter and assists with scenario based training, EVOC and firearms.