Sterling Police Hosting Citizen Police Academy

Sterling Police Hosting Citizen Police Academy

The Sterling Police Department will again be hosting a Citizen Police Academy.

The six session academy will provide an informative look at modern day policing practices within the Sterling Police Department. The sessions will cover department structure, support services, how officers are hired, officers’ equipment, duties and calls, traffic and dui enforcement and crime scene investigation.

The program is free and interested persons will be required to pass a background check. For more information, contact Community Service Officer Tekla Martin at 815-632-6613 or tmartin@sterling-il.gov. Deadline to apply is August 9, 2019. Space is limited