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Join the Next Class of Cary’s Citizens Police Academy

Post Date:02/04/2019 3:29 PM
  • The Town of Cary Police Department is conducting its 43rd session of the Citizens Police Academy from March 6 to May 22 on Wednesday evenings from 6-9 p.m.
  • The free, 12-week course focuses on the various aspects of policing, including criminal and constitutional law, patrol, youth services, DWI detection and domestic violence.
  • Applications are available in person at the Cary Police Department, 121 Wilkinson Ave., or by email to wyatt.crabtree@townofcary.org.

 

Full Release 

CARY, NC – The Town of Cary Police Department is accepting applications for its 43rd session of the Citizens Police Academy, which will take place March 6 to May 22 each Wednesday from 6-9 p.m.  The free, 12-week program covers topics such as criminal and constitutional law, patrol, criminal investigations, youth services, DWI detection, and domestic violence, as well as a trip to the firing range. Interested persons must be at least 18 years or older to participate. Enrollment is limited and applications must be received by March 1, 2019. This class is a prerequisite for citizens interested in becoming members of the police department’s 170-member strong Citizens Assisting Police (CAP) Team.

Applications are available in person at the Town of Cary Police Department, 121 Wilkinson Ave., or by email to wyatt.crabtree@townofcary.org. For more on Cary’s Citizens Police Academy, check out a segment of UNC-TV’s NC Now that highlighted the program or visit the Community Services section of www.townofcary.org. And for more events in Cary, view the calendar at www.townofcary.org.

 

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Primary Contacts

Sgt. Wyatt Crabtree, Professional Standards, (919) 380-4218

Deanna Hawkes, Deputy Public Information Officer, (919) 380-4240

 

Resources

WUNC-TV Profiles Cary’s Citizen Police Academy

Citizens Police Academy

Calendar

 

 

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