Allen County Sheriff’s Department’s Citizen’s Academy Graduation
715 S. Calhoun St. Fort Wayne, IN 46802
Phone 260-449-7535 Fax 260-449-7915
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DATE: November 2, 2009
WHAT: Allen County Sheriff’s Department’s Citizen’s Academy Graduation
WHEN: Wednesday, November 4, 2009
WHERE: Allen County Courthouse, Rotunda
After completion of a 12-week course that began earlier this year, eighteen Allen County residents will graduate from the Allen County Sheriff’s Department Citizen’s Academy. The Citizen’s Academy has been meeting once a week to enhance the partnership between the Sheriff’s Department and the citizen’s of Allen County in the hope of reducing crime by involving community participation.
Class attendees receive an overview of what the Sheriff’s Department does and how it operates. Training sessions include: Professionalism and Training, the Criminal Investigative Process, Patrol Duties, Narcotics Operations, Physical Tactics, Firearms and Survival Skills, Presentations from the Prosecutors Office and Community Corrections, Familiarization of the K-9 and SWAT Operations, Community Partnerships as well as tours of various County facilities.
CONTACT: Sgt. Steve Stone
Public Information Officer