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Superintendent Colonel Nathaniel McQueen Jr.

Delaware State Police to Conduct Citizen’s Police Academy in Sussex County

Date Posted: Tuesday, March 14th, 2017

Delaware State Police

Presented by the Director of Public Information Sergeant Richard D. Bratz

Georgetown, De.  – The 2017 Spring Delaware State Police Citizen’s Police Academy will begin on Thursday, April 20, 2017. The academy is comprised of eight consecutive sessions for the next eight Thursdays from 5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., and will conclude on Thursday, June 8, 2017.   Most of the classes will take place at the Sussex Emergency Operations Center located at 21911 Rudder Lane, Georgetown.

Participants will learn about a wide variety of police activities consistent with what a Delaware Trooper experiences today. The instruction includes criminal and traffic investigations, special units, and various other law enforcement related topics.  Additionally, participants will have the opportunity to ride with patrol troopers.  Class size will be limited to 20 participants and a background check will be conducted on all applicants.

Deadline for registration is April 7, 2017. Applications must be turned in by that date in order to be processed.

If interested and would like to apply please contact Sergeant Richard D. Bratz at  or 302-242-5456, in order to obtain an application.  You may also download the application online by clicking on the following link: DSP Citizen’s Police Academy Application

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