Citizens Police Academy kicks off at the Cheyenne Police Department

(Cheyenne, Wyo.) - The Cheyenne Police Department is hosting a free ten-week Citizens Police Academy that begins today, May 4. The academy is designed to inform and educate up to 30 valid participants in all aspects of law enforcement and include predominately "hands-on" training sessions, including field classes for firearms and crime scene investigation training. "Students will learn actively about defensive tactics, traffic enforcement, building searches and firearms familiarization. Several practical exercises will be conducted so students can actually perform many elements of everyday law enforcement," according to the CPD. *Feature photo: CPD /Pitchengine Communities* #shortgo #news