From Sandy Louey
Elk Grove police are looking for people interested in attending its citizens academy.
The 15-week program is designed to educate participants about patrol and investigation procedures, dispatch and forensics.
Classes will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesdays, starting Feb. 25, at the Police Department, 8400 Laguna Palms Way.
The free program is open to anyone who lives or works in Elk Grove. The 15 to 20 participants must be older than 18 and have no felony convictions. A background check will be conducted on all applicants.