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Thursday Evenings, Sept. 4 - Nov. 12, 2014
* Due to the overwhelming response, the 2014 Citizens Academy course has been filled, and registration is closed. Check back later in the year for registration for the 2015 Academy.
Burnsville Police Department Offers Citizens Academy for Members of the Community to:
Take an 11-week course, taught by Burnsville Police Officers, to become familiar with police work and how the community can help prevent crime.
History of and tour the police department
Review common police calls/ laws of arrest/ handcuffing procedures
Functions of patrol, investigations, SWAT, physical evidence team, domestic abuse response team, negotiators, bike patrol traffic and K-9 units
Traffic stops/DWI demonstration
Officer survival, use of force
Student involved scenarios, a Taser demonstration and shooting in our indoor range.
Thursday evenings for 11 weeks
Sept. 4 – Nov. 12, 2014
(Please note: the last week of class will be held on a Wednesday)
Burnsville City Hall
100 Civic Center Parkway
Participants are asked to make a commitment to attend each session. After the successful completion of this program, graduates will have an opportunity to ride-along with a Burnsville Police Officer for four hours during their shift.
The 2014 Burnsville Citizens Academy course is full, and registration is closed. Check back later in the year for information on the 2015 Academy.
For more information or questions about Citizens Academy contact
Sgt. Chris Wicklund
, or call 952-895-4596.
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