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Police academy for kids starts in June

By ASHLEY TRUJILLO
Daily Press Staff Writer

Registration has opened for the Artesia Police Department and Artesia Intermediate School’s second annual Junior Police Academy.

Dates for the academy, which gives students ages seven to 17 an opportunity to learn about life as a police officer, are scheduled for the months of June and July.

Students who sign up for the program will participate in various activities during four-day sessions.

The academy includes seminars about drug awareness and education, physical fitness and DWI awareness. … For the rest of the story, subscribe in print and on the web.