for immediate release
December 29, 2004

N E W S   R E L E A S E

The next edition of the Sheriff's Citizens Academy gets underway on Thursday, January 6, at the Sheriff's Administration Building in Shalimar.

          The class will convene on Thursday evenings from 6:30 until 9:00, for 13 sessions, with graduation scheduled for March 31.

          Topics to be covered include Child Abuse, Court Security, DUI enforcement, Police K-9's, Fingerprinting and Crime Scene Evidence, and much more. The program is offered as a public service by the Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office, free of charge.

          For more information, or to sign up for the class, contact Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office Crime Prevention Specialist Kathleen Larney at 609-2005.


for more information contact Rick Hord, Public Information Officer

(850) 651-7420