Police Department Citizen's Academy
The Selah Police Department is once again accepting applications for its annual Citizen's Academy. The purpose of the academy is to give the citizens of Selah an opportunity to learn the how's and whys of police work, the criminal justice system and several other departments within the city.
Classes will meet every Wednesday evening from 6:30 pm until 9:00 pm at the Selah Police Department training room and will run from June 6, 2012 until September 12, 2012. Instruction will include topics such as patrol procedures, non-lethal weapons, court procedures, investigations, dui procedures, fire department and public works. Instructors will include judges, prosecutors, public defenders, drug task force members and Selah police officers. Participants will also be given the opportunity to go on a ride along with a Selah police officer during his or her regular shift.
Applicants must be at least 18 years of age and will be subject to a background investigation. Preference will be given to residents of the Selah School District. Applications may be picked up at the Selah Police Department business office or at City Hall during regular business hours.
If you have questions, contact Reserve Officer Randy Gabbard @ 945-7887