Kiilgore to host Citizen Police Academy

Published on Saturday, 8 February 2014 00:17 - Written by From KYTX CBS 19 Reports

The Kilgore Police Department will soon host its annual Citizen Police Academy.

The academy includes classes on patrol procedures, criminal law, narcotics, search and seizure, tactical operations, investigations, crime scene processing and sex offender registration. Classes will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Thursdays from March 6 to April 24 at the Kilgore Police Department training room.

The academy is free. Applications are being accepted at the police administrative offices or online . The deadline to submit an application is Feb. 25.

Participants must be at least 21 years old and have no criminal convictions.