Citizen's academy offers look at police

department operations

A free multi-agency citizen's academy will once again be offered this fall under the sponsorship of Western Reserve Hospital.

The police departments of Munroe Falls, Cuyahoga Falls, Tallmadge, Stow and Silver Lake will be joining together to give local residents an opportunity to see and experience how their local departments operate. The course will include such topics as: canine, DUI enforcement, use of force, narcotics trends and other police-related issues. The classes are slated to start Sept. 21 and will be on Wednesdays at 7 p.m. through Nov. 9. Class size is limited. For more information or to sign up contact the following:

/ Tallmadge Chief Ron Williams 330-633-4066

/ Munroe Falls Chief Jerry Hughes 330-688-7494

/ Cuyahoga Falls Chief Jack Davis 330-971-8300

/ Stow Chief Jeff Film 330-689-5701

/ Silver Lake Chief John Conley 330-928-7573