Academy graduates to hit the streets with OKCPD

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OKLAHOMA CITY- A group of new recruits will be hitting the streets soon following a graduation ceremony Thursday.

The recruits from class 130 will graduate from the Oklahoma City Police Academy on August 1 at 1:30 p.m.

The class consists of 46 officers with four of those graduates following in the footsteps of a parent.

The youngest recruit is just 21-years-old and the oldest is 40.

Organizers say each recruit received 1,096 hours of training including 70 hours of Spanish.

The graduation ceremony will be held at First United Methodist Church in Oklahoma City.