N E W S R E L E A S E
July 20, 2012
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Richard Schugeld, Master Police Officer
Applications available for James City County Citizens Police Academy
Want to learn more about the daily operations of the James City County Police Department? Apply to be part of the Citizens Police Academy set to begin Sept. 5.
The free 14-session program covers the Police Department's philosophy and structure and provides information on polygraphs, RADAR, traffic stops, DUI enforcement, search and seizures, handgun safety, firearms, internal affairs, crime scene investigations, buildings searches and officer survival.
Most classes are held on Wednesdays from 7-9 p.m. at the Law Enforcement Center, 4600 Opportunity Way. The class meets for one Saturday session at the County's firing range.
The Academy is open to adults living or working in James City County. Applicants must complete an application and undergo a criminal background check before being admitted to the program.
For more information and an application, call 757-253-1800 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. All applications must be received by Aug. 15.