Sheriff Ed McMahon is pleased to announce the next session of the Sheriff Citizens Academy. The Academy will start on August 17, 2010 at 6:00 pm. The Sheriff’s Citizens Academy is designed to expose participants to many different aspects of law enforcement and also the day-to-day operation of the New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office.
Participants will hear presentations from each Division of the Sheriff’s Office. They will also tour the Sheriff’s Office, the Detention Facility, the Magistrate’s Office, and see demonstrations by the Sheriff’s K-9 team, Emergency Response Team, and Detention Special Response Team. A tour of the Sheriff’s Office Firearms Range will also be included.
If you are interested in attending and can commit to attend all 10 sessions, you will need to complete a SCA application and return it to the Sheriff’s Office. Applications can be obtained at the Sheriff’s Office Front Desk or on the Sheriff’s website: http://www.newhanoversheriff.com .