The Citizen's Police Academy is free of charge.
Officer Carnell Campbell, Coordinator
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- Open to applicants at least 18 years of age
- Must reside, work or attend school in the Dunn City Limits or Harnett County area.
- Be able to make a commitment to the 12-week course. Those who attend 10 of the 12 sessions will be awarded a certificate of completion.
- A criminal history check will be conducted on each applicant. Applicants with felony convictions, misdemeanor convictions within past year, or a history of suspected criminal activity, arrests or convictions will not be considered.
- Accepted applicants are expected to wear appropriate casual attire to academy events, and conduct themselves in a professional manner at all times.
- Application review and acceptance may take several weeks. Deadline for application return is Friday, July 12, 2019.
- CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD CPA APPLICATION
- Acceptance into the program is at the sole discretion of the agency and is designed to serve the best interests of the agency.
The Citizenís Police Academy offers citizens insights into how police officers perform their duties and how the department as a whole serves the community. The overall goal of the Academy is to improve police and community interaction.
The ultimate goal of the Citizen's Police Academy (CPA) is to educate the citizens of Dunn about the operation of their police department while obtaining valuable feedback from those citizens.
Sessions include instruction in:
Police Communications and Technical Services
Use of Force
Crime Scene Investigation (practical)