The Collierville Police Department will be hosting the 25th session of the Citizens Police Academy from June 6 through Aug. 1.
Academy sessions will be held every Monday night from 6-9 p.m. at CPD and one Saturday class on June 25 from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m.
There will be no cost to participate.
The program is available to the citizens of Collierville or employees of a Collierville business. Applicants must be at least 16 years old and willing to submit to a background check. Class size is limited and applicants will be selected on a first-come, first-accepted basis.
This Academy is desig-
ned to give participants an inside look into law enforcement with the Collierville Police Department. The train-
ing will consist of a variety of law enforcement topics which will give citizens a better understanding of what members of CPD does on a daily basis. The goal of the Academy is to foster productive relationships with citizens in our community and for them to develop a better understanding of law enforcement.
Those interested are urged to register by visiting www.colliervilletn.gov.
Interested participants can review the Academy information and register online for the class.
If anyone has any questions, contact Lt. Josh Wheeler at 901.457.2560 or email him at [email protected]