Applications now open for Sheriff's Citizens Academy
Last updated 8/4/2021 at 1:32pm
The El Paso County Sheriff's Office is now accepting applications for the 2021 Citizens Academy.
The Academy will begin on Thursday, Sept. 9. This Academy consists of one night per week classes culminating in a graduation on Nov. 10.
The Academy offers citizens a broad overview and unique insight into the various functions of the Sheriff's Office.¬†Participants will learn about topics such as use of force, illegal marijuana, targeted traffic enforcement, emergency services (which includes Wildland Fire and Search & Rescue teams), SWAT (Tactical Support Unit), and civil process. Students...