SARATOGA SPRINGS — The Saratoga Springs Police Department will be offering a Citizens Academy. It will start Sept. 6 and will be held on Thursdays from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. and will last for nine weeks.
The Citizens Academy was established to promote a better understanding and working knowledge of the police department. Citizens have the opportunity to learn about and participate in basic duties of a law enforcement officer.
Topics include: patrol, criminal investigations, use of force, DUI, Special Response Team, domestic violence, school resource officer, emergency vehicle operations, firearms, crime scene and more.