Published: April 16, 2021


APPLICATIONS ARE NOW BEING ACCEPTED FOR THE LAWRENCE COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT CITIZEN'S POLICE ACADEMY.  THE THIRTEEN WEEK COURSE BEGINS JUNE 1ST AT 6 PM AND WILL COVER TOPICS SUCH AS THE JUDICIAL SYSTEM, K-9 UNITS, DRUG INVESTIGATIONS AND MORE.  APPLICANTS MUST BE 21 YEARS OF AGE, A LAWRENCE COUNTY RESIDENT, HAVE A VALID DRIVER'S LICENSE AND NO PRIOR CRIMINAL HISTORY OR PENDING CRIMINAL CHARGES.  APPLICATIONS CAN BE PICKED UP AT THE LAWRENCE COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT. SPOTS ARE LIMITED.