Jamie Tharp

Sergeant Jamie Tharp is a proud member of the Decatur Police Department and a Certified Indiana Law Enforcement Academy (ILEA) Instructor. As a respected Primary Instructor, he has a specialty in psychomotor skills in firearms including handguns, patrol rifles and shotguns.

Areas of training:

Certification and Training

  • Indiana Law Enforcement Academy (ILEA) Grad
  • ILEA Instructor Development
  • ILEA Firearms Instructor (Handgun)
  • ILEA Patrol Carbine Instructor Sept
  • ILEA Shotgun Instructor
  • WIcklander-Zulawski, Reid Method of Criminal interviews and interrogation
  • Wicklander-Zulawski, Field Interviewing
  • Indiana University School of Medicine, Breath Test for Intoxication Cert.
  • Multijurisdictional Counterdrug Task Force Training
  • U.S. Department of Justice/DEA/EPIC, Highway Interdiction
  • U.S. Department of Transportation/Indiana State Police, Commercial Motor Vehicle Criminal Interdiction
  • Desert Snow, Advance Commercial Vehicle Criminal and Terrorist Interdiction