Aug. 4, 2021
CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, VA – Registration is open for the Chesterfield County Police Department Citizens Academy that kicks off on Sept. 9, 2021. Participants will meet each Thursday from Sept. 9 to Oct. 28 at 6:30 p.m. at St. David's Episcopal Church at 1801 Camborne Road.
Academy participants will:
• Learn about specialized police units, including forensics, K-9 and SWAT
• Conduct traffic stop scenarios with the Traffic Safety Section
• Ride with a police officer on patrol (if desired)
• Participate in scenarios (if desired)
• Watch a police canine search for drugs
Participants must be adults and reside, own a business, or belong to a civic organization within Chesterfield County. Applicants will be screened for activities that may disqualify them from participating in the academy. Registration for this academy session will be open until Sept. 1, 2021.
For more information or an application, please call Corporal Matt Rogers at 804-318-8549 or email her at RogersMW@chesterfield.gov.