The upcoming Citizen’s Police Academy, a nine-week law enforcement education program that provides an accurate look at police work and the Criminal Justice System, is accepting applications for their fall class.
The program offers information, interactive activities and shared dialogue with the department and its officers.
Academy students receive instruction and training in numerous police-related subjects; however, are not expected to, nor authorized to, conduct any police services.
Applications will be accepted until Aug. 15. The first class will be held on Sept. 1.
Information and applications can be found at https://chattanooga.gov/police-department/community-outreach.
For more information, call 423-645-5090 or email Sgt. Ernest Craw at ECraw@chattanooga.gov.