Danville PD completed Citizens Academy

Published 7:31 am Saturday, October 29, 2022


On Tuesday Oct. 18 , the Danville Police Department completed its final class of the 2022 Citizens Academy.

Danville Police hosted fifteen citizens for the 7-week class. The intent of the citizens academy is to build relationships and foster community support, while offering answers to those curious about police procedures and duties.

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Topics included traffic enforcement and stops, investigations, department policy/procedure, defensive tactics, response to resistance, active shooter, K-9, narcotics, patrol, and criminal law.

The participants were able to complete scenario-based training that included traffic stops with simunition weapons, building clearing, along with taser and baton training.