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Walton County Sheriff's Office Offers Citizen Law Enforcement Academy

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The Walton County Sheriff's Office is pleased to announce its very first Citizen Law Enforcement Academy which will begin on October 10, 2013.  For citizens who want a truly eye opening experience about law enforcement, this is where it all starts.

Participants will spend about three hours in a class room once a week for approximately 10 weeks.  The Citizen Law Enforcement Academy is a great program for any citizen who wishes to learn more about the field of law enforcement and the Walton County Sheriff's Office. The class is FREE and will take place at the Sheriff's Office Administration building located at 752 Triple G Road, Defuniak Springs.

A background check will be conducted on all participants who sign-up.  To sign-up please visit www.waltonso.org and click on the icon "Citizens Law Enforcement Academy". Forms must be submitted by October 3rd

Some of the topics that will be covered during the Citizen Law Enforcement Academy include:

  • Patrol Procedures
  • Arrest Procedures
  • Dispatch & 9-1-1
  • Crime Scene    Investigations
  • Criminal Investigations
  • Narcotics Investigations
  • Traffic & DUI
  • K-9
  • School Resource Deputies
  • Firearm Safety
  • Crime Prevention
  • Emerald Coast Crime Stoppers
  • Media & Public Relations
  • Emergency Management
  • Jail Tour
  • Defensive Tactics/R.A.D Demonstration
  • Aviation Unit
  • SWAT

For more information please contact Lt Danny Garner at dgarner@waltonso.org or 850.401.4580.


Information provided by the Walton County Sheriff's Office

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