Thursday, February 5, 2009
Citizens Police Academy Accepting Applications
The Police Department is accepting applications for its upcoming Citizens Police Academy, held Thursday evenings March 12 through May 16. The academy offers a unique "glimpse behind the badge." Classes are a combination of lecture and hands-on activities. Topics include: SWAT and special operations, gangs, 9-1-1 communications, patrol, crime prevention, crime scene, identity theft and a tour of the Adult Detention Center. The program is free; for more information and an application form, e-mail CPA@fairfaxcounty.gov or call 703-280-0713 (also for reasonable ADA accommodations).