Police Accepting Applications for Youth Citizens’ Police Academy
The Winston-Salem Police Department is now accepting applications online for the Youth Citizens’ Police Academy. This program is being offered to rising and current high school students who are interested in learning about the Winston-Salem Police Department or a career in law enforcement. There is no cost to participate.
The Youth Citizens’ Police Academy will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. July 26 - 30 at the Alexander R. Beaty Public Safety Training and Support Center, 1200 N. Patterson Ave. Lunch will be provided. Topics will include criminal investigations, forensic services, demonstrations by the SWAT, K-9 and Drone units, and more. To apply go to WSPD.org and search for Youth Citizens’ Police Academy. The application deadline is July 2 or until the class is full. For more information call Officer Veryl Costner at 336-408-8126 or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.