Images: Training course graduation [Image 1 of 6]
Photo by Pfc. Andrew Vidakovich
An Afghan Local Police recruit salutes instructors during a graduation ceremony in Parwan province, Afghanistan, Oct. 27, 2011. ALP recruits participate in a three week training course that covers more than 20 different security oriented classes prior to graduating and returning to their respective villages to conduct patrols and man security checkpoints.