Issued: July 13, 2011 Contact: Corporal J.J. Brewer
For Immediate Release Public Information Officer
New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office
(910) 798-4191 Office
(910) 297-9213 Cellular
Sheriff’s Citizens Academy
Sheriff Ed McMahon is pleased to announce the fifth Sheriff’s Citizens Academy. The Academy will begin September 13, 2011and conclude on November 15, 2011. 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.
As you may know, this is a great opportunity for the citizens of New Hanover County to get an in depth look into the New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office. The Academy will have over 25 participants who will go through a ten week program. Participants will take a part of informative discussions, diverse hands on tours and displays. Sheriff McMahon would like to invite anyone who is interested to contact the Sheriff’s Office at 798-4200 or visit our website. Open enrollment for the 5th Citizens Academy begins Monday, July 18, 2011 and will close on Friday, August 19, 2011. Acceptance letters will be mailed out August 29, 2011.