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Allen County Sheriff’s Department Accepting Applications for Citizens’ Academy

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715 S. Calhoun St. 
Fort Wayne, IN 46802

Phone 260-449-7535 Fax 260-449-7915



DATE:             January 24, 2008

Allen County Sheriff’s Department Accepting Applications for Citizens’ Academy



The Allen County Sheriff’s Department is accepting applications for the first Citizens’ Academy class of 2008.  Classes will begin on February 20th, run for 12 weeks and are held in the Allen County Sheriff’s Training Center located at 12535 Lima Road .  Classes include presentations from Sheriff Ken Fries and his staff.  Representatives from the Criminal Investigations Division, the Patrol Division, the Special Weapons and Tactics Team (SWAT), K-9 Division, Allen County Reserves and the Allen County Prosecutor’s Office will also make presentations.  Students also will tour the Allen County Confinement Center, Fort Wayne Sexual Assault Treatment Center and the Child Advocacy Center.  Learn the difference between what you see on television and what it is really like to be a law enforcement officer.  If you are interested in learning more about the Allen County Sheriff’s Citizen’s Academy, or would like to request an application, please contact the Sheriff’s Department at (260) 449-7535 or the Training Division at (260) 449-7415.

CONTACT: Steven A. Stone
                   Public Information Officer