Loudoun Sheriff Michael L. Chapman recently announced that the 32nd Citizens’ Police Academy commences March 13.
Members participate in training classes taught by Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office personnel. The classes give residents who attend an overview of law enforcement within the agency, with the option of participating in a ride-a-long with a deputy after completing the academy.
The free sessions begin at 7 p.m. each Wednesday from March 13 - May 22 and run two and a half hours. Locations will be announced.
The classes are open to Loudoun County residents 18 and older. To enroll, contact Karen Lauzier at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling (703) 737-8238, from 9 a.m. to 5p.m. Monday through Friday. Registration is limited to 40 participants on a first-come, first-serve basis.
Another academy will be held in the fall.