By Post Friday, September 05 2014 @ 05:57 PM EDT
HACKENSACK, N.J. – The Bergen County Sheriff’s Office today announced enrollment is open for the 15th class of the Citizen’s Police Academy, an eight-week course designed to give residents a working knowledge of law enforcement policies and tactics. Bergen County residents 18 and older are eligible to participate.
“One of the most important components of law enforcement is fostering strong relationships with the community,” Sheriff Michael Saudino said. “Our Citizen’s Police Academy gives residents firsthand knowledge of the important work police do to enhance public safety and protect Bergen County residents.”5, 2014 at 7 p.m. in the Bergen County Jail. Class meets once a week at various locations around the county and concludes with a graduation ceremony on Thursday,November, 13, 2014.