The Citizens' Police Academy is your opportunity to learn how our police department works, to meet officers who work in your community, and to learn more about what it means to be a police officer in Garner today. The goal of this academy is to build relationships between officers and the community through better understanding of our jobs and functions. It also provides a forum for feedback and suggestions for improvement. Each week, one or more topics will be discussed by members of the department. You will have opportunities for hands-on practical exercises where appropriate.
The next tentative date is March 11, 2014 – May 13, 2014. Class will meet on Tuesday nights, 6-8 PM.Who can attend?
Anyone age 18 or olderHow long is the academy?
Resident of Garner
No Felony Convictions
No Misdemeanor Convictions for 1 year
The academy is 10 weeks long, including graduation night. Each week, one class is taught from 6-8 pm.Does it cost me anything?
No. All participants will be given handouts as needed. No books or other materials are required.Can I miss classes?
You may miss up to 3 classes and still receive a certificate of completion and "Graduate". All other participants will receive a certificate of participation.How do I apply?
For further information or questions contact firstname.lastname@example.org.