Police Training for the Rest of Us
To increase public awareness on what law enforcement entails, the county police department’s Citizen Academy is offering a series of 18 classes for anyone 18 or older who works or lives in the county. Some of the topics covered are criminal law, conflict negotiation, forensics, crime prevention, collision reconstruction, Maryland traffic law and investigations. Free.
The weekly classes are held Thursday evenings, 7-9:30 pm, at the Public Safety Training Academy, 9710 Great Seneca Highway, Rockville.
The 2014 fall session is set to begin September 16 and run through February 3. Applications for the session are due August 15. To apply or for more information, call the Citizen Academy at 301-840-2771.