Prior to the adoption of Ord. 17016 on 09/17/2001, Section 19-192.1 read as follows.

    A Pprobationary police officers hired after March 1, 1984, shall not be retained in the position of full-time police officer unless he shall have the officer successfully completeds the minimum certification requirements under the State of Missouri Peace Officers Standards and Training (POST) Program a departmentally approved minimum of four hundred (400) hours of basic training in law enforcement within one (1) year of employment.

(Code 1964, § 22.1025; Ord. No. 10122, § 1, 3-19-84)