NPD TO HOST CITIZENS’ POLICE ACADEMY

(Nacogdoches, Tx) The Nacogdoches Police Department will host a
Citizens’ Police Academy. The Academy is a 14 week program designed to educate citizens about the Nacogdoches Police Department and Law Enforcement.
“This community outreach program allows participants an in-depth look into
law enforcement, learn about our policies and procedures, and get to know
our officers”, said Sgt. Brett Ayres, who serves as the coordinator for the
program. “It is designed to educate citizens on why we make certain
decisions or handle situations in a particular way”. Applications will be accepted starting immediately and will stop taking applications January 18th. The program begins on February 5th with graduation scheduled for May 6th. Classes will be held at the police department from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. each Monday night. There is no cost
to attend. The class is limited to 25 students. Applications may be picked up at the
police station or by emailing the coordinator at Ayresb@nactx.us.