Agents getting medical training
Border Patrol agents from the Yuma Sector practice strapping a person to a backboard as part of a weeklong training taking place at the Yuma Station. The training is a partnership between the Border Patrol and the Red Cross.
PHOTO BY JAMES GILBERT/THE SUN
Agents getting medical training.
Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents were learning how to become temporary doctors during a life-saving training course being taught at the Yuma Station on Thursday.The purpose of the training, according to J.J. Hinkle, education delivery coordinator for the Red Cross, is to train agents . Read Agents getting medical training...