The Washington County Sheriff’s Office will host a Citizen’s Police Academy on Tuesdays beginning March 8.
The program will run from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. for 11 Tuesdays — through May 17 — with two Saturday sessions of practical instruction.
Hands-on activities will include exercises using the Firearms Training Simulator and training in citizen’s emergency response techniques. Classes will be held at the Washington County Sheriff’s Office Patrol Division.
Anyone interested in participating should contact Deputy First Class Jim Holsinger or Deputy First Class Dan Watson at the Washington County Sheriff’s Office, 240-313-2194 or 240-313-2195.
Applications can also be obtained on line at www.washcosheriff.com.