Citizens Academy Completes Week 2

NEW HANOVER – The Sheriff’s Citizens Academy  is in full-swing and has completed Week #2 of the 10-week program.  Participants were presented an administrative overview of the New Hanover County Detention Facility by Captain L.J. MacNeish.  After the lecture they were taken on an interactive tour of the facility, watched a demonstration from the Special Response Team and even had the opportunity to use a variety of non-lethel weapons.

Progress of the Sheriff’s Citizens Academy can be followed on our website at www.NewHanoverSheriff.com.  Use the Citizens Academy Link to view each week of progress.  For more information on the New Hanover County Sheriff’s Citizens Academy, contact the Sheriff’s Office at (910) 798-4206.

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