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Registration for 2018 Citizens Academy is Closed
Interested individuals must apply to attend Citizens Academy and pass a background check. Chosen participants must also commit to attending all 10 weeks.
Adults ages 18+ who live or work in Burnsville
Thursday evenings for 10 weeks, Sept. 13 - Nov. 15 from 6 - 9 p.m.
Burnsville City Hall, 100 Civic Center Parkway
Registration is full
Burnsville Police Department Offers Citizens Academy for Members of the Community to:
Take a 10-week course, taught by Burnsville Police Officers, to become familiar with police work and how the community can help prevent crime.
History of and tour the police department
Review common police calls/ laws of arrest/ handcuffing procedures
Functions of patrol, investigations, SWAT, physical evidence team, domestic abuse response team, negotiators, bike patrol traffic and K-9 units
Traffic stops/DWI demonstration
Officer survival, use of force
Student involved scenarios, a Taser demonstration and shooting in an indoor range
Participants are asked to make a commitment to attend each session.
For more information or questions about Citizens Academy contact Sgt. Dan Anderson via
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City of Burnsville
Minnesota 100 Civic Center Pkwy Burnsville, MN 55337
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