Loudoun County, Va. (February 4, 2015) – Loudoun County Sheriff Michael L. Chapman announced the formation of the 35th Citizens’ Police Academy, which will commence on March 11, 2015.
Members of the class will participate in training classes taught by Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office personnel. The classes provide an overview of all the aspects of law enforcement within the agency. Members of the class may also have the option of participating in a ride-a-long with a deputy after completing the academy.
The free sessions will be held each Wednesday evening from March 11 through May 20. Each session will be 2.5 hours in length and begin at 7 p.m. Class locations will be announced prior to the upcoming session.
The classes are open to Loudoun County residents over the age of 18. To enroll in the Citizen’s Police Academy, please contact Emir Bekric at the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office at (703) 737-8238, during normal business hours of 9AM to 5PM.
Registration will be on a first-come, first-serve basis. Enrollment is limited to 25 participants.
This is the first of two Citizens’ Police Academies held by the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office this year. The next session will be held in the Fall of 2015.