October 22, 2013

News Release

For Immediate Release

Graduates of Citizens Police Academy to be recognized

The Springfield Police Department will honor 16 graduates of the 2013 Citizens Police Academy with a ceremony at 6 p.m. on Oct. 23 at the Springfield Regional Police and Fire Training Center. Participants completed 30 hours of instruction over 11 weeks, and they covered a variety of topics such as police policies, organizational structure, investigative processes, tactics and the challenges involved in providing a safe community.

The program is conducted once per year. Those interested in learning more can visit the Citizens Police Academy's webpage.

Media are invited to attend the ceremony.

Media Contact: Lisa Cox, Public Affairs Officer
O: 864-1786 | C: 839-5301

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Springfield Police Department

Headquarters: 321 E. Chestnut Expy., Springfield, MO 65802
South District Station: 2620 W. Battlefield Rd., Springfield, MO 65807
417-864-1810 • springfieldmo.gov/spd