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Cary police accepting applications for Citizens Police Academy

Posted January 5, 2015 10:15 a.m. EST
Updated January 5, 2015 10:16 a.m. EST

Cary Police

— The Town of Cary Police Department is accepting applications for the Citizens Police Academy.

Applications will be accepted until Feb. 6. at 5 p.m. Enrollment is limited to Cary residents ages 18 or older. The free course meets for three hours a week for 12 weeks from Feb. 18 to May 6. 

Citizens who enroll can learn about criminal and constitutional law, patrol, criminal investigations, youth services, DWI detection, domestic violence and will take a trip to the firing range. 

The class is a prerequisite for citizens interested in becoming members of the police department’s Citizens Assisting Police (CAP) Team.

For more, including application information, email mike.smith@townofcary.org, search “Citizens Police Academy” at TownofCary.org or call 919-380-4218.