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WYDPS Citizen Academy

Posted on Thursday, February 28, 2019 | News & Announcements, Public Safety

The deadline to apply to the WYDPS Citizen Academy is fast approaching – March 18th! Sign up online here: Click to Sign Up!  

The Citizen Police Academy is a free 7-week program, starting April 10th, for Wyoming residents which offers an exclusive, behind-the-scenes look at the Wyoming Department of Public Safety. The academy is one night a week, from 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM.

Participants will:
●  Meet WYDPS command staff, including Chiefs of Police and Fire
●  Go behind the scenes of Patrol Operations
●  Find out what it takes to run the Wyoming Fire Department
●  Learn the same use of force tactics taught to Wyoming police officers
●  See the latest in forensics technology
●  Check out special operations including the K-9 unit, TAC Team, and Motor Unit
●  Learn about police driving techniques and how officers utilize their patrol vehicle
●  Take a peek inside the Investigative Division

The Academy offers participants detailed insight into how our department operates and how we serve the community. It helps create well-informed community members who possess greater knowledge of public safety practices and services.


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