Date of Release: February 5, 2018
Date of Occurrence: February 21 to May 9, 2018
Nature of Event: Auburn Police Department’s Citizen Awareness Academy
Location of Call: Auburn City Hall, 1225 Lincoln Way, Auburn, CA 95603
Written by: V. Pecoraro. Lieutenant
THE AUBURN POLICE DEPARTMENT RELEASES THE FOLLOWING:
The Auburn Police Department would like to remind everyone that there are still open seats in the upcoming Citizen’s Awareness Academy and we are still accepting applications. Residents who would like to participate in the academy are encouraged to apply for one of 25 available slots. The Citizen’s Academy is an educational program designed to create a greater understanding and trust between public safety agencies and the residents of Auburn.
The no-cost, 12-week program (plus an optional day at the firearm range) begins February 21, 2018. Interested residents can learn about municipal policing, including but not limited to procedures involving patrol, investigations, elder abuse and fraud, multidisciplinary interview process and center, crime prevention, neighborhood watch, vehicle operations, arrest and control techniques, 911 communications, animal control, volunteers in law enforcement and how the department interacts with other local, county, state and federal law enforcement agencies.
Applications will be accepted until the day before the start of class. If the class is filled, some applicants can be placed on a waiting list for the next session.
The academy will meet on Wednesdays, beginning February 21, 2018, through May 9, 2018, from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM, in the Rose Room at City Hall. City Hall is located at 1225 Lincoln Way, Auburn, CA 95603. Participants must be 18 years of age or older (younger participants will be considered on a case-by-case basis), live in the Auburn area, and have no felony convictions. For information or to apply, please call the Auburn Police Department at (530) 823-4237 extension 202, or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com .