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Appleton Police and Fire Announce 2016 Citizen’s Public Safety Academy

Post Date:06/14/2016 5:49 PM

The Appleton Police and Fire Departments have joined together to offer their seventh annual, Citizen's Public Safety Academy.   The academy will begin on Tuesday, September 6, 2016 and runs through Tuesday, November 29, 2016.

The class meets each Tuesday from 6:00 PM to 9:30 PM. Classes will be held at either the Appleton Police Station or Appleton Fire Station #6.

The Citizen’s Public Safety Academy provides a glimpse of law enforcement and the life of a firefighter through tours, presentations and many interactive activities. The academy was created to provide a working knowledge of the policies, procedures and personnel of the Police and Fire Departments, for the citizens of our community.

 Collage of CPSA  - End of October 2015

The academy is free of charge.  It is open to all citizens who either live or work in the City of Appleton.  Applicants must be at least 17 years of age.  Citizens who have previously participated are asked to wait three (3) years before applying for another session of the academy.  Background checks will be completed, prior to applicants being accepted into the academy.

We are enrolling approximately 20 to 25 people on a first-come, first serve basis.  If we do not have room for all interested participants, you will be put on a waiting list for next year’s academy.

Applications are due by Friday, July 22, 2016.  Applications can be mailed in or sent directly to Sgt. Lund’s email. Citizen's Public Safety Academy Application.

If you have additional questions, please contact Sgt. Lund at (920) 832-5509 or by

e-mail at david.lund@appleton.org

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