The Potter County Sheriff’s Office is taking applications for the next Citizens Academy.
Academy is a 12-week program to help residents have a better understanding of what goes on with the Sheriff’s Office through education and communication programs.
The classes start on September 7th and will meet every Tuesday for 12 classes.
Sheriff’s Patrol Procedures
Detention Center Procedures and Tour
Criminal Investigations (CID)
Criminal Intelligence Unit (SCIU)
Firearms/Simunitions Training – Safety
Overview of the Judicial System
Overview of the Potter County Sheriff’s Office
CRITERIA FOR PARTICIPATION
Applicants must be at least 21 years of age
Applicants who reside in Potter County, Amarillo, TX will be given preference
Applicants must agree to a background check
Applicants must have NO criminal record
Academy classes will be limited to 32 students
The Sheriff will make the final selection of Academy participants
To learn more about the program or to fill out an application, go click here.