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

ALLEN COUNTY, Ind. (WOWO): The Allen County Sheriff's Department will accept applications for the Citizens Academy class of 2014. The Academy gives residents a chance to have in-depth exposure to law enforcement and learn the many divisions of County Government. Instructors and staff will give presentations about law enforcement, including patrol, criminal investigation, crime scene processing, K-9, and SWAT operations. The Academy meets every Wednesday from 5:30 P.M. to 9:30 P.M. for 12 weeks. The Academy is open to all Allen County residents 16 years and older. Those 13-15 years of age can attend the Academy with a parent or legal guardian. The next session of the Allen County Sheriff’s Citizen’s Academy will start August 20th and go through November 5th. The classes will be held at 5080 Adams Center Road, Ft. Wayne, IN 46806.