Patton Township police are taking applications for junior police academy that will start mid-February.
The academy is open to students ages 15 to 18 who are interested in a career in criminal justice or public service.
The program runs from 6 to 8 p.m. over six Thursdays starting Feb. 13. Activities include a crime-scene investigation, a mock trial, a tour of the county jail and speakers from the FBI and the Bureau of Narcotics Investigation from the state Attorney General’s Office.
There is no charge to attend the academy.
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Applications are available at the guidance offices in local schools. The deadline to apply is Feb. 7.
For more information, call 234-0273 or write to firstname.lastname@example.org.