Sheriff’s Department to offer Citizen’s Academy
The Kenosha County Sheriff’s Citizen Academy is a 9-week program designed to give participants a first-hand look at the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department operations and allow them the opportunity to experience law enforcement from a deputy sheriff’s standpoint. Participants will ride along with deputies on the street, receive instruction in criminal and traffic law, and be instructed in basic law enforcement procedures, as well as firearms, and officer safety practices. Applicants must be at least 18 years old and be Kenosha County residents.
Classes are held once a week and will begin on Monday, March 5, and end on April 30. Applications are available by email, on the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department website, or at the Sheriff’s Department, 1000 55th St., Kenosha. Applications will be accepted through Feb. 1.