of Goodyear, Arizona
Immediate Release: June 29, 2009
Goodyear Teen Police Academy application deadline is July 1
GOODYEAR, ARIZ. (June 29, 2009) The Goodyear Police
Department is accepting applications for its summer Teen Police Academy
Training for teenagers between the ages of 14 and 18. Class size is limited to
30. Deadline for applications is July 1.
The program, which provides an insider?s look at the police
academy, is geared toward teens that might have an interest in criminal
justice. It is also a requirement for becoming a Goodyear Police Explorer. Training
is provided by School Resource Officers with the Goodyear Police Department and
includes working mock crime scenes and firearm training.
The two-week program begins July 6 and ends on July 17. Classes meet
at Estrella Mountain Community College, at Thomas and Dysart roads, from 8 a.m.
until 3 p.m. most days, Monday through Friday. There is a cost of $50 to pay
for a Police polo shirt and the graduation ceremony.
To sign up for the academy, contact Officer Chad Waltz at firstname.lastname@example.org
or at 623-932-1220.