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Citizens Police Academy

Newton honors Citizens Police Academy graduates

NEWTON, N.C. – Members of the 2015 Newton Citizens Police Academy were honored during a graduation ceremony Tuesday, June 2.

Academy participants spent the last six weeks learning about the services and operations of the Newton Police Department. Topics included support services, patrol duties, investigations, narcotics, animal control, code enforcement and firearms. Each session was led by a Newton officer.

“Thank you for your participation,” Newton Police Chief Don Brown said. “Just by being here, you’ve helped open lines of communication and strengthened the bonds between Newton’s officers and the community.”

Citizens Police Academy graduation