The Champlin Police Department will be hosting its annual Police Citizen’s Academy on Thursday’s beginning March 7 thru April 25, 2019 from 7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. This is a free eight-week course designed to strengthen relations between the police and community. This course provides participants with firsthand experience with what it is like to be a police officer.
For the past 20 years, Officer Jeff Brown has organized the Citizen’s Academy and he will take participants through many different aspect of law enforcement including: Criminal Investigations, DWI Enforcement, Drug Task Force, Firearms Training Simulator (F.A.T.S.), Traffic Enforcement and Radar Use, Hennepin County Medical Examiner, K-9 Demonstration, tour of The Hennepin County Dispatch Center in Plymouth, Use of Force and the laws that govern them, Police weaponry and squads, Anoka-Champlin Fire Department, Taser X26 demonstration, and a tour of the Champlin Police Department and Fire Department. Additionally, participants will be instructed in the use of AED (Automatic Electronic Defibrillator) and lessons in CPR.
If you are interested in signing up for this popular course, email Officer Jeff Brown at firstname.lastname@example.org or call him at 763-421-2971 (ext. 212). Sign up is on a first come first serve basis.