WALLA WALLA -- Registrations are being accepted through the end of August for this year's Walla Walla Police Department Citizens' Academy.
The academy begins Sept. 14 and will be held every Tuesday evening through Nov. 16.
Registration applications are available online at the Walla Walla Area Crime Watch website, www.wwacw.com, by scrolling down to the Citizens' Academy section.
This is the 10th year the police department has hosted this free training for citizens to learn about their local law enforcement agencies and the courts. Attendees will learn about different aspects of law enforcement and have the opportunity to go on a ride-along with local patrol officers.
Specialty areas covered will include detectives, K-9, and the emergency services, drug and gang units.