ROCKLAND, Maine (WABI) - As a way to teach the public about the inner workings of a police department, the Knox County Sheriffs Office has been teaching a Citizen Police Academy.
Classes have been running since February 28th and end on May 2nd.
CPA requires participants to attend 10 three hour classes from 6 - 9pm.
Classes are taught by sheiff's office employees and experts in field.
History of Policing
Maine Law, Patrol Procedures
Arrest and Restraint
Shoot or Don't Shoot
To get involved in a CPA class you can call the Knox County Sheriffs Office at 594-0429 or visit their website at www.knoxso.com/community/cpa