The 14th session of the Winder Police Department’s Citizen Police Academy will begin Mar. 18.
The twelve week program is designed to familiarize community members with the daily operations of the department and to teach participant how they can help prevent crime in partnership with the police department. Each class will provide participants with the opportunity to ask questions and take part in hands-on activities.
Classes will be held on Thursday evenings from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. at the Winder Police Department. Participants must be at least eighteen years of age. The academy is limited to thirty five participants.
Applications are available at the Winder Police Department or online at www.cityofwinder.com. To download the application, go to the public safety tab, choose “Police Department” then select “Citizens Police Academy.”
For more information, contact Joey Lovinggood, Citizen Police Academy coordinator, at (770) 867-2156 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Information is also available from Ofc. Missy Towe, coordinator of the 14th session, at (770) 867-2156 or by email at email@example.com.