After 11 weeks on the police beat, 30 members of the Citizens’
The graduation is set for 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 17 in the auditorium at Mobile Gas,
The graduates came to the program with a variety of life experiences. Ranging in age from 22 to 76, the participants’ backgrounds are diverse as well. The class consists of retired teachers, an author, a Homeland Security Officer, and an optometrist to name a few.
The class covered all aspects of policing including gun safety, narcotics, target shooting, and an officer ride-along. Additionally, the students visited Metro Jail and the 911 Communications Center.
Those interested in applying for the next Citizen’s Academy are asked to call the