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Portsmouth Police Department accepting applications for 2022 Citizen's Police Academy

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Posted at 5:48 PM, Mar 22, 2022
and last updated 2022-03-22 17:48:38-04

PORTSMOUTH, Va. - Portsmouth Police are now accepting applications for the Citizen's Police Academy.

The department says the eight-week program helps people get an inside look at police work, all while building a partnership between law enforcement and the community.

Classes will involve special unit demonstrations and ride-alongs.

The academy will begin on April 4 and ends on May 30.

For more information and to apply, click here.

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