The Winston-Salem Police Department is now accepting applications for the Youth Police Academy. This program is being offered to young men and women, ages 16-18, who are interested in a career in law enforcement. Graduating seniors are welcome to apply. There is no cost to participate.
The Youth Police Academy will be held June 25-29 at the Public Safety Center. During this week, the student will be exposed to police field operations, criminal investigations, drug enforcement operations and the training that is provided to officers who face these challenges.
Applications will be available at all high school guidance offices and online. The deadline for all applications is May 18, 2012.
For more information call 773-7935.
Police Department web site