Martinsburg police offering Citizen Academy
By DON AINES
Staff Writer, Martinsburg
MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Martinsburg residents interested in a better understanding of the law and law enforcement are invited to enroll in the second annual Citizen Academy taught by the Martinsburg Police Department.
According to Detective Sgt. George Swartwood, the nine-week course is tentatively scheduled to begin in mid-February. It is open to city residents over the age of 18 and people who work in Martinsburg.
The classes will be held from 6:30 to 9 p.m. on Wednesdays in the police headquarters at 232 N. Queen St. The course is free.