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The original item was published from 8/3/2021 4:40:50 PM to 9/8/2021 12:00:02 AM.
Posted on: July 28, 2021
[ARCHIVED] 31st Citizens Police Academy starts September 7
The Lombard Police Department invites citizens living or working in Lombard to participate in Lombard’s 31st Citizen’s Police Academy, beginning Sept. 07, 2021. The academy provides an understanding of modern police procedures and the challenges officers face.
The program provides a free opportunity for citizens to meet members of the Lombard Police force, while gaining a hands-on experience of police work. Classes will be taught by Lombard officers and cover topics including traffic stops, recruitment and hiring, search and seizure laws, defensive tactics training, police dog protocols and training, as well as other hands-on instruction. The free classes will take place on Tuesday nights, 7 to 9:30 p.m., over a ten-week period.
Applications are available for printing online at www.villageoflombard.org/cpa, and are available for pick up at Lombard Village Hall, 255 E. Wilson Ave. Class size is limited and citizens may contact Jennifer Wetzel at (630) 873-4462 with any questions.