The Birmingham Police Department is preparing for its next Citizen's Police Academy. Applications are available on the BPD website for people interested in attending.
The citizen's academy is a nine week program designed to give the participants a working knowledge of the Birmingham Police Department. The academy holds a series of classes, one each week, at no cost to students. Individuals applying must be at least 21 year of age and live or work in the Birmingham area.
Registration is on a first come first serve basis. To obtain an application or get additional information go to http://www.birminghamal.gov/police/CPA.html or contact Sergeant Michelle Moore at (205) 297-8016.