Superior's Citizen Police Academy Registration Opens

By KBJR News 1

Superior's Citizen Police Academy Registration Opens

February 16, 2012 Updated Feb 16, 2012 at 6:21 PM CDT

Superior, WI (Northland's NewsCenter) -- The Superior Police Deparment opened registration for its 11th annual Citizens Police Academy.

This eight/nine week session is set to begin on March 21st and will provide residents information on law enforcement topics as well as offer a hands-on class experience. Police officers, evidence technicians, supervisors and detectives will explain a better understanding of police work.

The classes will be on Wednesdays from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. with one session on Saturday morning.

Candidates must live and work in Superior, be at least 21 years of age and complete an application. Also, applicants must pass a background check and have no prior felony convictions or violations.

The class is free and is limited to 25 people.

The application deadline is Friday, March 9th.

Applications are available on the City's website at http://www.ci.superior.wi.us/police.